Mary Gay Scanlon

Voters cast ballots in primary elections on June 2, 2020 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
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Jim Melwert
June 09, 2020 - 3:50 pm
As officials continue counting some ballots from last week’s primary election, more results are trickling in. Read more here.
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Activist Sister Mary Scullion attends the Jon Bon Jovi Soul Foundation's 10 year anniversary at the Garage on October 6, 2016 in New York City.
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Mark Abrams
February 04, 2020 - 8:02 am
An activist for Philadelphia's homeless population is among the invited congressional guests who will see and hear President Donald Trump's State of the Union address in person Tuesday in the nation's capital. Read more here.
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"We the People" is engraved in the facade of the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia.
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Jay Scott Smith
December 03, 2019 - 8:32 am
A group of scholars and current and former elected officials met for a discussion at the National Constitution Center on Monday to educate the public about the impeachment process and the current state of the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump. Read more here.
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Mike DeNardo
September 25, 2019 - 12:10 pm
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi is moving U.S. House Democrats ahead with a formal impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump. Most congressional representatives in the Philadelphia area are in favor of the impeachment inquiry, but not everyone. Read more here.
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Refinery fire
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Kim Glovas
July 02, 2019 - 5:22 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Oil workers held a meeting Tuesday with more than a dozen state and federal lawmakers to discuss what's next for the Philadelphia Energy Solutions refinery. Unionized workers have not yet been furloughed, but they're concerned about their futures. At a meeting at...
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The Pennsylvania Supreme Court released new congressional district lines in February, replacing the old Republican-drawn maps in time for the state's May primary.
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Jim Melwert
November 06, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Tuesday marks the first general election under the new congressional maps in Pennsylvania, as earlier this year the state Supreme Court ruled the prior version was an unconstitutional gerrymander. The new map breaks congressional districts down generally by county...
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Steve Tawa
April 04, 2018 - 4:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Ed Rendell is backing a former law firm colleague in the race for the new 5th Congressional District. It covers most of Delaware County, a slice of Montgomery County, and a corner of southwest Philadelphia. KYW's Steve Tawa has more on their appearance at the Melrose...
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