Philadelphia Democrats Endorse Manny Morales Over Incumbent Councilwoman in 7th DistrictMaria Quinones-Sanchez, who has twice won her seat as a councilwoman without the Democratic machine behind her, last year backed candidates for state legislature who were not the party's endorsed choices.
Philadelphia Will Extend Its Long History of Hosting Political ConventionsThe Democratic convention has been held here twice previously, and the Republican convention six times.
Philadelphia Will Host 2016 Democratic National ConventionThe Democratic National Committee has chosen Philadelphia as the city to host its presidential nominating convention, to be held the week of July 25th, 2016.
On Heels of Obama Visit, VP Biden Meets With House Democrats in PhiladelphiaBiden sounded like a coach trying to rally his team after a tough loss.
Philadelphia Still on Democrats' Short List For 2016 ConventionDNC officials say the list of potential host cities for the 2016 nominating convention is now down to just Philadelphia, New York, and Columbus, Ohio.
Former Republican Mayoral Candidate Sam Katz Weighs In On Likely Candidates Running For MayorFormer Republican Mayoral candidate Sam Katz says although it's not likely, he isn't ruling out a run as an independent candidate next year.
Former Phila. DA Lynne Abraham Makes It Official: She's Running For MayorBrushing aside the question of her age -- she's now 73 -- Abraham says as long as "your dreams exceed your regrets," you're not too old to hold public office.
Brady Says Wolf Decision to Cut Off 'Street Money' Won't Change Election OutcomeThe head of the Democratic City Committee says he isn't worried about Pennsylvania gubernatorial candidate Tom Wolf's decision not to help pay for tomorrow's get-out-the-vote effort in the city.
Michelle Obama Visits Philadelphia To Energize Electorate For Tom WolfThe first lady and other Democratic Party officials came to show their support for Tom Wolf in his race for governor of Pennsylvania.
Anesthesiologist Has 'Knock-Out' Plan To Win 13th DistrictFour Democrats are running to replace Congresswoman Alyson Schwartz in Pennsylvania's 13th district, including one unconventional candidate whose campaign is getting a boost from an unusual source.
Bill Clinton To Headline Fundraiser For Local Democratic CandidateThe Democratic primary in the 13th Congressional District is expected to be hotly contested and one of the candidates is bringing in a heavy hitter next month to raise some cash.
Dems Pick Pa. Rep. Ed Neilson To Run For Bill Green's Council SeatState rep Ed Neilson (at lectern in photo) said he'll look forward to being closer to his Northeast Philadelphia home and his family if he wins.