Disavowing Derogatory Posts, Morales Says He'll Stay in Phila. City Council RaceIn his campaign headquarters on East Hunting Park Avenue, 7th District candidate Manny Morales denied making any racially charged, biased, or hateful posts.
Head of Phila. Democrats Urges Ward Leaders To Revisit Endorsement of Quiñones-Sánchez ChallengerDemocratic ward leaders in the Seventh District endorsed a little-known challenger to councilwoman Maria Quiñones-Sánchez. Manny Morales is now accused of making racist and sexist posts on Facebook.
Philadelphia Democrats Endorse Manny Morales Over Incumbent Councilwoman in 7th DistrictMaria Quinones-Sanchez, who has twice won her seat as a councilwoman without the Democratic machine behind her, last year backed candidates for state legislature who were not the party's endorsed choices.