City of Philadelphia

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Pat Loeb
June 13, 2018 - 5:23 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia officials have reached a contract agreement with District Council 47 , which represents white collar city workers. This is the final city labor contract to settle and represents a victory for the city because they now have secured pension reform from...
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City Controller Rebecca Rhynhart
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Paul Kurtz
June 12, 2018 - 3:07 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Office of the City Controller released a report from the 2017 fiscal year that's highly critical of the city's accounting practices — namely, the $33 million in funds that are still unaccounted for. Imagine owning a business, making daily deposits, but never...
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Dreamstime
Pat Loeb
May 29, 2018 - 6:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Both the City of Philadelphia and the Chamber of Commerce are appealing a federal judge's ruling on a city law that would ban employers from asking a job applicant's wage history. The law was intended to protect groups who have historically been paid less, but the...
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Attorney General Jeff Sessions holds a sheet of paper containing text related to questioning by Sen. Al Frankenfrom Sessions' confirmation hearing in 2017 before the House Judiciary Committee during an oversight hearing on the Department of Justice.
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Pat Loeb
May 01, 2018 - 7:01 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The City of Philadelphia rested its case today against U. S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions. The city filed a federal lawsuit to block Sessions from taking back a police grant because of the city's immigration policy. Judge Michael Baylson heard from Chief of Staff...
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Pat Loeb
April 25, 2018 - 6:13 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It's hard to misplace $33 million, but the Office of the Controller said the city can't find that massive capital in its bank account that is supposed to be there. Controller Rebecca Rhynhart told City Council during a budget hearing that she noticed the bookkeeping...
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