City Council President Delays Purchase of New Voting MachinesDarrell Clarke says the money is better spent on aging police and fire stations.
City Commissioner Who Hasn't Voted in 3 Years: 'It's Personal' "I have made a choice and that's my private choice," said Anthony Clark, chairman of the panel that oversees Philadelphia's election process. "Thank you very much."
Report: Philadelphia Election Official Hasn't Voted in YearsThe head of the election watchdog group Committee of 70 reacts: "One would assume that the person who runs local elections would be the first in line to vote. ... I think it sends a very poor message to city voters."
Nearly 20,000 Eligible 'Provisional' Ballots Cast in Philadelphia in November, Report FindsA staff report found that more than 7,600 ballots were disqualified from the count because, in the majority of cases, they were cast by people who were not registered to vote.
Thousands Of Local Voters Forced To Use "Provisional" Ballots In Last Week's ElectionsThousands of Philadelphia voters showed up at the polls last week, only to find their names were not on the official voting rolls.
Singer Ousted By Colleagues as Chair of Philadelphia City CommissionersIt was a coup by two of the three commissioners, making themselves co-chairmen of the panel.
Philadelphia's Top GOP Election Official Alleges Widespread Voter Fraud in CityMinority city commissioner Al Schmidt says his probe into the May primary is not related to, nor prompted by, the furor over the state's new voter ID law.
Philadelphia City Commission Begins Its Post-Tartaglione EraIn a low-key event, the Philadelphia city commissioners have elected Stephanie Singer as their chairwoman, succeeding Marge Tartaglione, who ran the office for several decades.
Dems Sweep Philadelphia Row, Judicial OfficesThere's a new sheriff in town.