Pennsylvania Primary Election: Philadelphia Mayor, Superior Court And Special ElectionsWhat Philadelphians need to know ahead of Pennsylvania’s May 21 primary election.
Philadelphia Mayoral Hopeful Jim Kenney Says Battle For Gay Rights Goes OnToday, Kenney recalled that during the 1990's, when there was widespread and staunch opposition to his efforts for "domestic partnerships" legislation, he never could have imagined this moment.
GOP Candidate For Phila. Mayor Wary of Proposed Expansion of PPA Duties"I didn't necessarily know that (parking enforcement officers) have a lot of extra time on their hands," candidate Melissa Murray Bailey says. "And if they do have extra time on their hands, then we should be looking at how we're allocating our resources."
Kenney, Anticipating Likely November Victory, Begins Work on HiringKenney says he's not taking a victory in the mayoral race for granted, but he does plan to meet with Mayor Nutter shortly about personnel.
Nutter, Kenney Mend Fences As Mayoral Campaign Heads Toward General ElectionNutter formally endorsed Kenney, despite Kenney's frequent criticisms of Nutter's administration.
Broad St. Post-Election Luncheon Gets A New, More Charitable VenuePrimary winners from both major parties spent part of their "day after" helping raise money for the Broad Street Ministry.
Bill Green Still Weighing Run For Phila. Mayor As IndependentGreen, now a member of the School Reform Commission, says his occasional sparring with Kenney when they served together on City Council won't factor into his decision about running against him.
Election Analysis: Mayoral Candidates Stuck Largely To The IssuesJim Kenney wasn't the only winner on Primary Day in Philadelphia. Education had a big night, too.
No Regrets Despite Loss, Says Lynne Abraham; Wants Spending ReformsAbraham told her supporters tonight that she's not sad at all, and that she was proud to be only the second woman to run for Philadelphia mayor.
Anthony Williams Concedes With Call To Address Philadelphia's ChallengesAnthony Williams told his supporters that the election may be over, but the values and issues that brought them together persist.
Among The Mayoral Also-Rans, Pride in Well Fought CampaignsDuring the campaign, the polls consistently showed Diaz, Street, and Oliver in single digits.
Few Poll Problems, Light Turnout Through Most of Election Day in Phila.Deputy city commissioner Fred Voigt estimated turnout as of 5pm in the 30-percent range.
Mayor's Race Tops Highlighted Contests in Philadelphia PrimaryToday's primary election has the parties choosing not only nominees for mayor, but for all 17 seats on City Council.
After Amtrak Derailment, Philadelphia Mayoral Candidates Alter Campaigning PlansSeveral candidates were canceling appearances out of respect for those killed and injured in the train derailment.
Sam Katz Says He Won't Run For Mayor Of PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia businessman Sam Katz, a three-time candidate for mayor, announced Tuesday he will not run again this year.