Ed Neilson, of Millbrook, was sworn in last week as the newest member of City Council.
Pennsylvania governors have 10 days to review bills that pass the legislature before deciding whether to sign or veto them, and Gov. Tom Corbett is taking his time with the budget.
Stand up for students
State Rep. Ed Neilson said he’s hoping for a smooth transition to City Council.
Gov. Tom Corbett last week released a statement criticizing President Barack Obama’s proposed plan to combat global warming, contending it will lead to a massive tax hike on the Pennsylvania coal industry.
The 13th Congressional District race is down to swimming pool company owner Dee Adcock, a Republican, and Democratic state Rep. Brendan Boyle.
15th PDAC meeting rescheduled for May 19
Selling the Philadelphia Gas Works to a for-profit New England company is being touted by Mayor Michael Nutter’s administration as good financial sense, and condemned by sale opponents as fiscally unsound.
City Controller Alan Butkovitz, fresh off a resounding re-election win, now has about a year to ponder a big question.