Electricians Union Leader To Take Over Building Trades CouncilPhiladelphia's most powerful union leader is about to get more powerful.
Local Union Boss Reflects On Widespread Support Of Jim KenneyOne of the prime movers that drove results in the recent Democratic primary in Philadelphia was the leader of the Electricians' Union, John Dougherty.
Long List Of State Supreme Court Candidates On The BallotSix Democrats and six Republicans are vying for three Supreme Court seats that will be up for grabs in November.
Gaming Regulators Set To Deal Cards On Second Casino License In PhiladelphiaPennsylvania gaming officials are expected to finally show their hand this afternoon on a second casino license for Philadelphia.
John Dougherty And Local 98 Have Strong Influence On Primary ElectionsLooking at Tuesday's election results, Local 98 of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers continued with a high batting average, by pouring money and manpower into selected political races.
Push Coming To Turn Policy Changes At DRPA Into State LawTwo Pennsylvania legislators and one from New Jersey plan to introduce bills on Monday that would make policy changes at the Delaware River Port Authority permanent by adopting them as state law.
Union PAC Slams Council Candidate In Radio AdWith Tuesday's general election approaching, you may have noticed campaign ads running here on KYW Newsradio involving the battle for two city council seats set aside for the minority Republicans.
PATCO Examining Feasability of Speedline SaleBoard members instructed top managers to look into the idea at the suggestion of commissioner John Dougherty, who has been pushing the plan for months.
Official: Camden Cop Layoffs Won't Change DRPA's Police PlansDRPA officials insist their officers will patrol their properties and nothing else.
Rittenhouse Square Alive With Christmas CheerHoliday festivities got underway in Rittenhouse Square Tuesday evening.
DRPA Board Members Say Agency Audit Was IncompleteA newly formed committee within the Delaware River Port Authority has taken a long, hard look into the agency’s most recent management audit.
Attempt To Remove CEO of DRPA Fails, For Now