Nutter, Corbett, Chaput To Meet With Business Leaders About World Meeting Of FamiliesToday's session, Mayor Nutter says, is in part to jumpstart fundraising for next year's World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia.
Corbett Visits Delaware County To Promote PA's Natural Gas Drilling PoliciesPennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett toured Aqua America’s Compressed Natural Gas fueling station in Springfield on Tuesday and touted the benefits of the state’s natural gas drilling policies.
Visit To The Vatican: Planning for 2015 World Meeting of Families Continues at the VaticanThe planning for next year's World Meeting of Families continues at the Vatican.
Visit To The Vatican: Delegation to Discuss Plans for 2015 Gathering, Request Pope Francis VisitPhiladelphia Archbishop Charles Chaput, Governor Tom Corbett and Mayor Michael Nutter are at the Vatican to discuss plans for next year’s World Meeting of Families right here in Philadelphia.
Delegation Goes To Rome With Plans To Lure The Pope To PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia Archbishop Charles Chaput, Governor Tom Corbett and Mayor Michael Nutter are leading a group to planning meetings with Vatican officials for the World Meeting of Families scheduled here in September 2015.
City Council To Take Look At Philadelphia's Ability To Host Major EventsAmid talk of a Pope visit and discussion of whether Philadelphia should host a political convention again, City Council plans a hearing on whether the city and region are up to the task of hosting such mega-events.
Analyst: Corbett Makes “Shrewd” Moves In Tough Election YearGovernor Corbett made a couple of moves that surprised political observers this past week.
PA Nursing Homes: “We’re On Brink Of Financial Collapse”Nursing homes in Pennsylvania are sounding the alarm that they are on a path toward fiscal ruin.
Ex-Top Pa. Prosecutor Scaled Back Email RetentionA former acting Pennsylvania attorney general says his decision to shorten the period before emails were deleted had nothing to do with the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse investigation.
AG Defends Length Of Probe Into Length Of Sandusky ProbeAttorney General Kathleen Kane is defending the length of her investigation into Tom Corbett’s probe of Jerry Sandusky. She issued a statement this week explaining delays.
Gov. Corbett Signs Disaster Emergency Proclamation In Response To Devastating StormGovernor Tom Corbett Wednesday night signed a disaster emergency proclamation in response to this week’s devastating storm.
Pa. Senate Confirms Green, Jimenez To School Reform CommissionThe state senate approved the nominations of City Councilman Bill Green to be SRC chair, and Farah Jimenez to be an SRC member.
Pennsylvania Republican Leaders Endorse Corbett For Re-ElectionPennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett accepted the Republican State Committee's endorsement on Saturday for a second four-year term.
Next Move Corbett's In Long-Running Pension SagaGovernor Tom Corbett and his budget secretary have used stark terms to discuss the state of Pennsylvania's public-sector pensions, a topic that many expect to be addressed when their 2014-15 budget proposal is unveiled in a little more than a week.
SEPTA's Secane Station Among Long-Delayed Improvement Projects Now Getting UnderwaySEPTA is on a roll to replace some of its aging infrastructure with resources provided by the Commonwealth's new transportation funding bill, which just took effect.