politics

KYW Newsradio
Flashpoint
June 29, 2019 - 9:29 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about the US-Mexico Border. This week we discuss the viral photo of Oscar Alberto Martinez and his 2-year-old daughter Valeria, who died while attempting to cross...
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
June 16, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia City Council, last week, got legislation to increase protections for transgender and gender non-conforming youth. The bill would require any institution that works with young people to adopt and publicize a non-discrimination policy specifically for...
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Election Day
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David Madden
June 08, 2019 - 4:00 am
MOUNT HOLLY, NJ (KYW Newsradio) — This week’s New Jersey primary election produced no surprises, but did settle one political dispute in Burlington County. Two-term Republican Assemblyman Joe Howarth was rumored to be ready to switch parties in the Eighth Legislative District, where State Senator...
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President Donald Trump speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Friday, May 10, 2019
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May 11, 2019 - 8:17 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is scoffing at Democrats' attempts to pry loose his tax returns, saying his refusal to release the records as a candidate didn't hurt him in 2016 and voters "didn't care" about the issue. A leading House Democrat has issued subpoenas for six years of Trump's...
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Governor Phil Murphy, Senate President Steve Sweeney, and Department of Education Commissioner Lamont Repollet visit pre-K classrooms at Oakview Elementary School in the West Deptford School District to discuss the benefits of expanding pre-K education an
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David Madden
May 11, 2019 - 4:00 am
GLASSBORO, NJ (KYW Newsradio) — The working relationship between New Jersey’s Governor and Senate President, both Democrats, has never been all that great since Phil Murphy took office almost 17 months ago. But in recent weeks, it’s gotten worse. In this analysis, a local Political Science expert...
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attorney general William Barr
Win McNamee
May 01, 2019 - 10:16 am
3:18: That's a wrap for today. Barr is scheduled to back before the house tomorrow morning, although there is still a chance that may not happen after he took issue with a plan by chairman Jerry Nadler (D-NY) to have lawyers question him with than members of congress. 3:13: Barr seems sick of...
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