State Rep. Mike Driscoll took office last week, representing the 173rd Legislative District.
City Controller Alan Butkovitz, fresh off a resounding re-election win, now has about a year to ponder a big question.
Election Day is Tuesday, and candidates are making last-minute campaign appearances.
Don’t forget to vote
The nonpartisan Committee of Seventy, in partnership with the League of Women Voters of Philadelphia, Young Involved Philadelphia and WHYY, invite the public to attend an upcoming debate for city controller.
City Controller Alan Butkovitz was confident heading into the May 21 Democratic primary, but did not expect a blowout victory.
Attorney Frank Bennett has promised to keep the battle going to prevent a proposed methadone clinic from opening at 7520 State Road.
Unofficial returns from 95 percent of divisions showed that Butkovitz was winning 61 percent of the vote. Brett Mandel was taking 31 percent. Mark Zecca had 8 percent.