Government

Brian Abernathy
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Pat Loeb
July 13, 2020 - 10:02 pm
Philadelphia Managing Director Brian Abernathy is resigning his post, effective Sept. 4. Get the latest here.
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Photo of an online town hall with Philadelphia-area high school students discussing racism.
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Mike DeNardo
June 12, 2020 - 2:48 pm
High school students are talking honestly about racism and how it affects them. In an online town hall Friday, they talked with government leaders about how to put an end to racism. Read more here.
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Police during Philadelphia riot
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Jim Melwert
June 05, 2020 - 4:32 pm
As we’ve seen over the past week — and over the past few months — governments have broad power when it comes to curfews and stay-at-home orders. But what is the limit of that power? Read more here.
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New Jersey Capitol
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David Madden
May 15, 2020 - 4:49 pm
An out-of-court settlement has been reached between the state of New Jersey and a woman who claimed she was raped by a staffer from Gov. Phil Murphy’s election campaign in 2017. Read more here.
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NewsRadio 1080 KRLD
April 21, 2020 - 12:15 pm
Many homeowners who are struggling to make ends meet during the COVID-19 pandemic may be able to defer mortgage payments for up to 12 months - with no penalty.
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Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell
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AP News
March 23, 2020 - 8:38 am
In its boldest effort to protect the U.S. economy from the coronavirus, the Federal Reserve says it will buy as much government debt as it deems necessary and will also begin lending to small and large businesses and local governments to help them weather the crisis. Read more here.
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Coronavirus
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Larry Kane
March 18, 2020 - 6:30 pm
In this commentary, Larry Kane discusses living the shared experience of the coronavirus outbreak.
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Governor Phil Murphy delivers his second State of the State address in Trenton on January 14, 2020.
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David Madden
January 14, 2020 - 6:12 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy delivered his annual State of the State message to a joint legislative session in Trenton and hit on familiar themes while proposing new initiatives on a few fronts. Read more here.
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Atlantic City Council President Marty Small
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David Madden
October 16, 2019 - 7:00 pm
Marty Small was unanimously selected by his City Council colleagues in Atlantic City to take over as Mayor until voters decide next year on a replacement to Frank Gilliam, who resigned after pleading guilty to theft charges in federal court earlier this month.
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Pennsylvania U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey at a meeting with reporters.
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Mike DeNardo
September 20, 2019 - 3:20 pm
Pennsylvania U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey, who met with reporters at his Philadelphia office Friday, says he's "cautiously optimistic" about his gun background check bill after some tweaks suggested by Attorney General Bill Barr.
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