by Alex Lloyd Gross The Philadelphia District Attorney will be elected Tuesday. The republican candidate will be Charles Peruto, a prominent defense lawyer. He wants to unseat democrat Larry Krasner. The democrats running are Carlos Vega and Larry Krasner, the incumbent. Krasner is a progressive who has instituted massive change in the district attorney’s office.
Hello, my name is Julio Moran. I am one of four surviving children of Gladys Coriano. I am a registered Master Plumber here in Philadelphia. I voted for Bernie Sanders twice and I consider myself a liberal Latino. I write this in honor of my mother. I wish to share how sad this past Mother’s
by Sam Janesch of The Caucus Over the next year, The Caucus and Spotlight PA will examine and make public specific areas of spending by the legislature as part of their ongoing efforts to follow the money and track taxpayer dollars. Be the first to know by signing up for Spotlight PA’s free newsletters. HARRISBURG
by Alex Lloyd Gross Rabble rousers and loudmouth community activists have for the past few years tried to bully local politicians into defunding their local police. It starts with a mistake that an officer made maybe in their town or thousands of miles away. They see the entire police department as inept and at times
The U.S. DOT today announced additional help for States in areas affected by the cyberattack on the Colonial Pipeline. The White House and DOT have determined that previous declarations of “major disaster” issued by the President within the past 120 days allow States covered by those declarations to use Interstate highways in their State to
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Representative Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) was joined by Representative Salud Carbajal (CA-24) to re-introduce the MARKET CHOICE Act. This bipartisan legislation seeks to implement a fee on carbon emissions, which would help fund infrastructure advancement and development while combatting climate change by eliminating the gas tax. In a recent survey published by
Ed Mahon of Spotlight PA Spotlight PA is an independent, non-partisan newsroom powered by The Philadelphia Inquirer in partnership with PennLive/The Patriot-News, TribLIVE/Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, and WITF Public Media. Sign up for our free newsletters. HARRISBURG — On his drive to and from the state Capitol, state Rep. Mark Gillen often sees a state trooper’s vehicle.
Jamie Martines of Spotlight PA Spotlight PA is an independent, non-partisan newsroom powered by The Philadelphia Inquirer in partnership with PennLive/The Patriot-News, TribLIVE/Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, and WITF Public Media. Sign up for our free newsletters. HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania will lift most coronavirus-related restrictions on Memorial Day, state officials said Tuesday, as counties see cases plateau or
by Alex Lloyd Gross Greg Shore, the infamous Door Dashing District Attorney From Bucks County was forced to deliver payment for the time he was working for the food delivery company from April 2020 until he was caught in March of 2021. Shore, who was the First Assistant District Attorney for Bucks County was pulling
by Alex Lloyd Gross Joe Biden is the President Of the United States. He is coming to Philadelphia for an event at the Amtrak 30th Street station later today, April 30, 2021. Almost none of the coverage of this event will be generated by local media reps. This is right in line with how Biden