MLK Day of Service at Girard College
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Cherri Gregg
January 20, 2020 - 1:54 pm
About 150,000 volunteers dispersed across the greater Philadelphia region for the 25th annual Martin Luther King Day of Service. And as the 2020 election approaches, leaders took the time to emphasize the importance and history of voting in the U.S. Read more here.
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Greater Philadelphia Martin Luther King Day of Service
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Cherri Gregg
January 08, 2020 - 2:44 pm
The 25th annual Greater Philadelphia Martin Luther King Day of Service is less than two weeks away. This year’s theme: Be counted. Read more here.
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Delaware County Council
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Jim Melwert
January 06, 2020 - 3:10 pm
Three recently elected Democrats were sworn in as Delaware County Council members Monday, not only ending Republican rule dating back to the Civil War, but also giving Democrats a 5-0 majority. Read more here.
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Governor Phil Murphy announces a five-point Computer Science for ALL State Plan and FY20 Funding Opportunities at Bridgewater-Raritan High School
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David Madden
December 18, 2019 - 4:00 am
New Jersey voters will decide next November whether to legalize recreational marijuana for adult use. The governor promises to work for its approval, although he’s clearly not thrilled with waiting a year to get it done. Read more here.
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The Coalition for Medical Marijuana of New Jersey host a rally in front of the New Jersey State House to bring attention to marijuana legalization on April 20, 2019.
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Andrew Kramer
December 17, 2019 - 7:11 am
Voters in New Jersey will get to decide whether or not recreational marijuana will be legal in the state for people 21 and older. A bill passed in both the Assembly and Senate to put the question on the November ballot. Read more here.
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Voting booths
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Andrew Kramer
November 25, 2019 - 5:11 pm
New Jerseyans who are on parole or probation would have their right to vote restored under a bill working through the Legislature. Read more here.
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Poll worker hands out an "I voted" sticker.
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Tim Jimenez
November 06, 2019 - 6:59 am
It was a blue wave in the Philadelphia suburbs as Democrats took control of Chester and Delaware counties for the first time in generations.
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Gov. Phil Murphy
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David Madden
September 18, 2019 - 12:15 pm
A new poll shows little change in how New Jersey voters feel about their governor, and that may not necessarily be a good thing for him.
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Philadelphia's city commissioners voted Feb. 20, 2019 to buy new voting machines by the company Election Systems & Software.
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Pat Loeb
February 20, 2019 - 3:23 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia's city commissioners voted Wednesday to buy new voting machines, over the objections of the city controller and several concerned voters. Office of the Philadelphia City Commissioners The commissioners went with a Nebraska company that's been the focus of...
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In this Feb. 7, 2019 photo, President Donald Trump speaks during the National Prayer Breakfast, in Washington.
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February 11, 2019 - 8:18 am
By Zeke Miller, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is trying to turn the debate over a wall at the U.S.-Mexico border back to his political advantage as his signature pledge to American voters threatens to become a model of unfulfilled promises. Trump will hold his first...
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