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Judy Shepard, the mother of a murdered gay man, speaks at a hate crimes conference for law enforcement and community leaders at the National Constitution Center.  Credit: Cherri Gregg)

Mother of Murdered Gay Man Addresses Hate Crimes Conference in Philadelphia

“Matt is no longer with us because two men learned — they learned — that it was okay to hate,” Judy Shepard said.

10/24/2012

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Pro-Life, Anti-Obamacare Rally Draws Hundreds To Independence Mall

Hundreds of protesters cheered as a number of speakers lashed out at the recent federal mandate that, in effect, forces insurance companies to pay for contraception.

03/23/2012

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Protest Against Large Banks Draws Dozens To a Philadelphia Street Corner

It was part of a “National Day of Action” against big banks, organized by the online group MoveOn.org.

01/19/2012

(Pres. Obama speaks at a union training center in Pittsburgh on October 11th.  Credit: Saul Loeb/ AFP/ Getty Images)

Pres. Obama Raised $1.5M In Pennsylvania So Far In 2011

“The president is literally in a battle for his life in the state,” says Franklin and Marshall College political science professor Terry Madonna.

10/24/2011

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Poll: D.C. Debt Battle Left Pennsylvanians Widely Disaffected

A new Quinnipiac University poll shows the battle over the nation’s debt in Washington has left everyone in the process on the “outs” with Pennsylvania voters.

08/02/2011

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Philadelphia Advocates Say Study Backing Medicaid Makes Sense

Medicaid is a key part of President Obama’s health care reform law, and a new study shows that it does help to make people’s lives better.

07/07/2011

(New Jersey governor Chris Christie, in AP file photo)

New Poll Shows Obama Leading All GOP Candidates, And Non-Candidates

Governor Chris Christie has steadfastly maintained that if he ran for president, he could beat Obama. But the latest Fairleigh Dickinson poll suggests otherwise.

06/10/2011