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.
Phila. Council Committee Approves Resign-To-Run Charter Change QuestionThe sponsor of the plan, councilman-at-large David Oh, said the 60-year old "resign to run" provision of the city charter simply does not work.
City's Chief Integrity Officer's Integrity Questioned After Speech To PanelJoan Markman, Mayor Nutter's chief integrity officer, finds herself in a political firestorm after she injected herself into a Philadelphia Historical Commission debate over a coffee shop near her home.