Gene Marks

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Isn’t It Time to Permanently Change the Date of the Mummers Parade?

There’s more money to be made if they do.

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Mayor Kenney Should Embrace the Republican Tax Plan

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This Is The Real Reason the Paradise Papers “Scandal” Upsets You

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Who’s to Blame for Bosses Who Email on Weekends? Millennials.

Marks: Sure, work when you want. But I expect something in return.

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How a Local Business Made Trump Look Very Smart

Marks: Asplundh Tree Co.’s violations enable the anti-immigration movement.

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Todd Carmichael’s Push for $15 Minimum Wage Doesn’t Go Far Enough

Gene Marks: Shouldn’t the feds also regulate the price of a cup of coffee?

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All of You Equifax Haters Couldn’t Be More Wrong

Marks: Yeah, they lost your data. Oops. But sadly, you still need them.

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The One Obvious Thing That Will Dramatically Improve PHL

Marks: It’s time to address the airport’s essential problem.

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How Philly’s Accountants Can Easily Raise $100 Million for the City

Why aren’t they doing this?

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What’s Missing From Allan Domb’s Plan to Grow the City

Marks: Can we get 10 more Centrals?

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What New Jersey Really Should Do to Decrease Smoking

Marks: Smokers need to pay the full cost of their habit.

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Seattle Will Now Be Taxing Its Rich. Should Philly Be Doing the Same?

Marks: Sure, if you want to drive away this demographic.

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Report: Pa. Is One Of the Worst Places To Start A Business

Marks: Are you surprised? I’m not.

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It’s Time for Single-Payer Health Care

Marks: The right and the left actually have a whole lot in common on this issue.

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You Know Who’s Not Working This Summer? Teenagers.

Marks: And the fault is mostly … yours.