Bill Greenlee

This week's panel includes Pennsylvania Rep. Jordan Harris, Jasmine Sessoms of She Can Win, Philadelphia Councilperson Bill Greenlee and Erika Almiron of Juntos.
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Flashpoint
January 05, 2020 - 12:43 pm
This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about the many changes implemented in the Philadelphia region in 2019 and the impact going forward. Read more here.
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City Councilmembers at City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
December 12, 2019 - 5:12 pm
Philadelphia City Council wrapped up its four-year term Thursday, passing several hard-fought bills and honoring four members who will not be returning in the next term. Read more here.
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Newsstand
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Pat Loeb
November 18, 2019 - 6:21 pm
As print newspapers dwindle, one unsung casualty is the newsstand, that quintessential urban icon that exists only where there are large numbers of pedestrians on the run. A bill introduced in City Council last week hopes to extend a lifeline to them. Read more here.
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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John McDevitt
November 16, 2019 - 3:39 pm
Nearly 30 fitness clubs in Philadelphia are in violation of a new city ordinance prohibiting cashless stores, and the sponsor of the original bill is looking into the matter.
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
October 10, 2019 - 4:00 am
Three Philadelphia City Councilmembers will be retiring in December but none of them will be getting the controversial six-figure payments from the city's deferred retirement program.
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Marge Tartaglione
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Pat Loeb
July 09, 2019 - 1:10 pm
UPDATED: 4:30 p.m. ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Former City Commissioner Marge Tartaglione has died at the age of 86. She was a force in the Democratic Party and a distinctive character in Philadelphia politics for more than 40 years. I was saddened to hear the news that Chairwoman Marge...
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Pat Loeb
June 04, 2019 - 3:22 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Philadelphia City Council committee Tuesday advanced a bill that would hold hotels responsible for underage prostitution in their rooms. Councilman Curtis Jones is frustrated with one hotel in his district, which is well-known as a haven for prostitution. Police...
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - JULY 24: Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney participates in a walk-through at the Wells Fargo Center July 24, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Democratic National Convention opens July 25.
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Pat Loeb
May 22, 2019 - 4:07 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney has to have a good relationship with City Council to get things done. So are the three likely new members elected in Tuesday's Democratic primary likely to impact that relationship? Kenney doesn't think so. After winning the Democratic...
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Bill Greenlee
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Pat Loeb
February 11, 2019 - 1:47 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Another Philadelphia City Council incumbent has decided not to run for re-election. Bill Greenlee has announced that he will leave Council at the end of this term. Greenlee has been a councilman since 2006 but has worked for City Council since 1980, so he says it was...
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Dreamstime
Pat Loeb
December 08, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — An unusual vote in this week's City Council session surrounding a bill aimed at Big Pharma's role in the opioid crisis revealed a rift among the normally unified Democrats on council. The bill would require drug sales reps to register with the city, wear ID when...
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