Back in 2007, then-candidate Bob Brady (in photo) faced a challenge from rival Tom Knox, and Brady racked up nearly a half-million dollars in legal fees.
The report has ten key recommendations that the task force believes could help the city save between $66 million and $121 million over five years.
Sources tell KYW Newsradio that Republican Senator Pat Toomey from Pennsylvania thinks he may have the votes to try and pass the legislation to intensify gun background checks that was recently defeated in the Senate.
Millionaire businessman Tom Knox says he plans to run for mayor of Philadelphia in 2015.
Democrat Knox says he’s “making it clear” that he will not be a candidate for governor but is instead “seriously considering” a run for mayor of Philadelphia.
Chris talks to Philadelphia Mayor Candidates Milton Street and John Featherman as well as State Senator Richard Alloway about the castle doctrine and financial analyst Chris Butler about the U.S. long term outlook.
Millionaire and former mayoral candidate Tom Knox has decided not to try again — he will not challenge incumbent Michael Nutter’s bid for re-election.