• October 31, 2014 |  POLICY & POLITICS

    Voter turnout trends lower in distressed cities, but Harrisburg and Erie are exceptions

    An analysis of Department of State data shows turnout in Pennsylvania's struggling communities in 2010 was down nearly 20 percent from 1994.
  • October 31, 2014 |  POLICY & POLITICS

    Voter turnout over time in Pennsylvania cities

    Voter turnout has dropped 12 percentage points in Pennsylvania over the last five gubernatorial elections, and even more so in most of the Commonwealt...
  • October 30, 2014

    More Pennsylvania voters shun major parties

    Unaffiliated voters are on the rise in Pennsylvania, in spite of election policies that show deference to the Republican and Democratic parties. The ...
  • October 29, 2014 |  Manayunk

    Ground broken for $4m Manayunk Bridge Project connecting city, suburbs for bike and foot traffic

    On Tuesday morning, officials and residents from both sides of the Manayunk/Lower Merion border gathered on what will soon become a construction site ...
  • October 29, 2014

    Wolf's leadership style a mystery even as big win seems near

    The polls say Pennsylvania voters are likely next week to pick Democrat Tom Wolf as their next governor. Wolf has never held elected office before, th...
  • October 28, 2014

    Philly Mayor still hopeful PGW bill will be introduced in Council

    Philly leaders are anticipating the next move, as the deal to sell Philadelphia Gas Works is pronounced dead by City Council.
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