Philadelphia Voters Give Wins To Williams, ButkovitzPhiladelphia District Attorney Seth Williams and Controller Alan Butkovitz have defeated their Republican challengers in a sign of the power of incumbency and a nearly 7-1 Democratic edge in citywide voter registration.
Choices For Controller Dominate Philadelphia Primary BallotIncumbent Democrat Alan Butkovitz is seeking his third term in office. While he has the backing of the Democratic City Committee, he does face two primary challengers.
Nutter Warns Of More Cuts In City Services As Tax Revenues TumbleMayor Michael Nutter is sounding a warning cry that the city's economy is again slowing, thanks mainly to higher unemployment.
Audit Of Philly Sheriff's Financial Records Continues
Philly Sheriff's Retirement Delayed For Bookkeping Audit
City Controller: Sheriff Is Stonewalling Financial ReviewPhiladelphia controller Alan Butkovitz says the sheriff's action "raises concerns over the potential risk for fraud and misuse."