Union League of Philadelphia

(The Union League's commemorative parade moves down Chestnut Street, near Juniper.  Photo by Mark Abrams)

Philadelphia’s Union League Commemorates Lincoln’s Birthday, 206 Years On

Despite the frigid weather conditions, about 75 people, led by Union cavalry reënactors, marched from Broad Street to Independence Hall.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/12/2015

Stigall Show Log 2.14.14

Chris reviews the aftermath of the latest storm to hit the region and talks to Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday, Brian Kilmeade from Fox News, CBS 3’s Beasley Reece, and John Meko from the Union League of Philadelphia.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–02/14/2014

(Charles Plosser, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, speaking at the Union League, on Broad Street.  Photo by John Ostapkovich)

Phila. Fed Boss Says US Economy Is In Long-Term Recovery

Charles Plosser, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, admitted that December’s jobs number was a disappointment, but he says the long-term trend is positive


Newt Gingrich

Newt Gingrich Receives Award In Philadelphia, Comments On Possible Run

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich received the Lincoln Award from the Union League on Thursday afternoon and commented on his possible run for president.


(Photo by Mike DeNardo)

NJ Gov. Christie Gets “Lincoln Day” Award In Philly

Christie told the Union League crowd that he’s focusing on three big things: discipline in spending, reining in the costs of state pensions and health benefits, and reforming education by creating consequences for bad teachers.


(The Union League, at Broad and Sansom Streets.  File photo)

Once All-Male Union League On Verge Of Having First Female President

It looks as if the city’s historic Union League is about to make history itself, by having the first woman president in its 148-year history.