Local Government

Markings for journalists practicing social distancing are seen at the basement of the U.S. Capitol
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David Madden
May 09, 2020 - 4:00 am
Governments at every level are looking for ways to make ends meet, as the pandemic shutdown of much of America slows revenue streams to a trickle. While many look to the federal government to come up with a solution, New Jersey legislators have another idea: coronavirus relief bonds. Read more here.
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Philadelphia managing director Mike DiBerardinis ends long career in government with his activist spirit intact.
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Pat Loeb
January 15, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia Managing Director Mike DiBerardinis cut his teeth on rabble-rousing. In the 1980s, when St. Christopher's Hospital voted to leave North Philadelphia, he organized a children's march patterned on Mother Jones' crusade against child labor. When Kensington...
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