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Editorial: Council is lazy

Summer officially started at 1:16 Tuesday afternoon. For the average working stiff in Philadelphia — you know, the guy who pays the bloated salaries of the 17 members of City Council — he’s looking forward to a summer vacation of a week at The Shore, two weeks, if he’s lucky.


Letters to the editor, June 23, 2011

Thank you, Madam Officer 


Letters to the editor, June 16, 2011




Letters to the editor, June 9, 2011



Editorial: The Grand Old Problem

Philadelphia’s moribund Republican Party needs to do a lot of soul-searching …


Editorial: Rizzo gets DROP kicked

Heck, you can’t blame Frank Rizzo for trying. Maybe he figured he’d be re-elected to City Council yet again because of the enduring clout of his daddy’s name in this city. Or maybe he figured the voters regarded him as an indispensable can-do guy.


Letters to the editor, May 26, 2011

Drop DROP or impeach City Council