Pennsylvania Democrats Compete For Lieutenant Governor Nomination One poll released last week showed almost half of all Democratic voters don’t have a preference in the race for lieutenant governor.
Watchdog Group Calls For Independent Probe of Pa. Legislative Sting ControversyEllen Kaplan of the Committee of 70 says the matter of the quashed sting needs to be investigated, and a public accounting needs to be made.
Phila. Lawmakers OK $99 Limit On Gifts To City Workers -- With ExceptionsShane Creamer (left), of the city's Board of Ethics, backed the limit. Ellen Kaplan of the watchdog group Committee of 70 (right), thinks it should be lower.
Phila. Ethics Board Moves Closer To Specific Bans on Gifts For City EmployeesNot only is the city's 50-year-old law currently covering such gifts quite vague, but it fails to set specific limits on the value of gifts that city workers can accept.
Pennsylvania Voter ID Law Is Back In Court TodayCommonwealth Court Judge Robert Simpson is expected to layout the timeline for the remainder of the case, including the date when a final decision on the voter ID law could be made.
Watchdog Group Says 20,000+ Phila. Voter Registrations Still Not ProcessedCity officials say not to worry, they'll get it done in time.
Watchdog Group Says Voters Shouldn't Use Absentee Ballots to Skirt ID LawPlay by the rules. That's the word from Philadelphia's election watchdog group, The Committee of 70.
Reports Show Many Local Voters Lack Proper Photo I.D.Nearly one in five Philadelphia voters do not have the most common form of identification that will be required for casting ballots in November, acording to data released by state election officials.