The candidates are set for the Aug. 11 special election in the 174th Legislative District.
Campaign Chatter for the week of June 17.
Jim Kenney walked to the stage like a celebrity, with cameras flashing and the assembly cheering wildly.
Here are some statements from local public officials following last week’s deadly Amtrak train derailment in Port Richmond:
A week after Amtrak Train 188 derailed in Port Richmond, officials continue their investigation on what caused the deadly crash.
As voters prepare to head to the polls for the primary election on Tuesday, candidates are unveiling some late endorsements.
Services are planned for Agnes J. “Chuckie” Tilley, Republican leader of the 35th Ward, who died last week after a battle with melanoma.
The mayoral candidates are criss-crossing the city to meet voters at community forums, and the caravan stopped last Friday night at Fox Chase Elementary School.
State Rep. John Taylor, chairman of the Republican City Committee, will actively support Martina White in the upcoming special election for the 170th Legislative District seat.