Movita Johnson-Harrell

Movita Johnson-Harrell
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Kristen Johanson
January 23, 2020 - 10:42 am
Former State Rep. Movita Johnson-Harrell has pleaded guilty to theft and perjury charges in a negotiated plea deal that gives her three months in jail and eight-and-a-half months under house arrest. Read more here.
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Rep. Movita Johnson-Harrell
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AP News
December 16, 2019 - 5:33 pm
Voters in a West Philadelphia district in the state House of Representatives will replace Movita Johnson-Harrell, a lawmaker accused of stealing from a charity during a special election, early next year. Read more here.
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Movita Johnson-Harrell.
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Pat Loeb
December 13, 2019 - 4:49 pm
Movita Johnson-Harrell has stepped down as a state representative following her indictment last week on charges of stealing from a nonprofit she founded. Read more here.
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Josh Shapiro announces corruption charges against Pa. state Rep. Movita Johnson-Harrell.
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Tony Romeo
December 04, 2019 - 10:15 am
Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro has announced criminal charges against state Rep. Movita Johnson-Harrell, include theft, perjury and tampering with evidence. Read more here.
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This week's panel includes David Chipman of the Gifford Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence, George Mosee of PAAN 1989 and Pennsylvania State Rep. Movita Johnson Harell, who lost her son, father and brother to gun violence.
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Flashpoint
November 24, 2019 - 8:30 am
This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about the origins of crime and guns in the Philadelphia region.
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Waverly Woodson Jr. is one step closer to being honored by the Pa. House
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Cherri Gregg
September 25, 2019 - 12:30 pm
A resolution introduced in the Pennsylvania House to posthumously honor a black World War II hero from West Philadelphia has overcome its first political obstacle. Read more here.
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City Council President Darrell Clarke says he'll take another crack at a bill that would prohibit guns at parks and rec centers. KYW's City Hall bureau chief Pat Loeb reports that, this time, he's enlisted the help of state legislators.
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Pat Loeb
July 24, 2019 - 4:52 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia's City Council president says he'll take another crack at a bill that would prohibit guns at parks and recreation centers and this time, he's enlisted the help of state legislators. City Council previously banned weapons at city facilities, one of the gun...
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Roughly two dozen lawmakers from across Pennsylvania gathered in University City Tuesday for a hearing on gun violence, where elected officials looked at causes and impact, but also asked for solutions.
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Cherri Gregg
July 23, 2019 - 7:07 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Roughly two dozen lawmakers from across Pennsylvania gathered in University City Tuesday for a hearing on gun violence, where elected officials looked at causes and impact but also asked for solutions. The lawmakers hailed from all over the state: Lawrence County,...
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City Hall, Philadelphia.
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Pat Loeb
March 28, 2019 - 6:15 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia City Council will consider a resolution condemning a state legislator for a controversial prayer she said when Pennsylvania's first Muslim state representative was sworn in. Councilman Curtis Jones introduced the resolution accusing Clinton County Rep...
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Movita Johnson-Harrell
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Cherri Gregg
March 16, 2019 - 11:48 am
The 190th legislative district has a new leader—and she'll be breaking barriers. Movita Johnson-Harrell will be sworn into the Pennsylvania House and is believed to be the Commonwealth's first Muslim woman to serve. Read more here.
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