Holly Otterbein

Senior writer


Report: Feds Seek Kenney’s Campaign PAC Records

A spokeswoman for the mayor says he has not been interviewed by the FBI.

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Seamus McCaffery Makes the Rounds With GOP AG Nominee

The disgraced ex-justice introduced John Rafferty to friends at a recent event.


20 Days of Silence: Henon Still Won’t Talk About the FBI Raids

The FBI is reportedly seeking his communications with a state agent.


Another Day, Another Refusal By Henon to Talk About the FBI Raids

He still won’t answer any questions about that time the FBI searched his office.

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After Porngate, Can the D.A. Be Trusted to Prosecute Sex Crimes?

Williams’ handling of a recent sexual assault case raises questions.


17 Days After FBI Raid, Bobby Henon Still Silent

Has the councilman been interviewed by the FBI? He won’t say.

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Clinton Bashes “Trump Loophole,” Vows to Take on Gun Lobby

She spoke at a rally at West Philadelphia High School on Tuesday.

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Feds Charge Former L&I Employee With Attempted Extortion

Authorities say John Wright tried to extort money from a building contractor in 2015.

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When Trump Says He’ll Lose Pa. Only If There’s “Cheating,” He Means in Philly

Here’s why that’s problematic.


We Want Answers: Jane Slusser

Jim Kenney’s chief of staff on the soda-tax win, and yelling with the Mayor.

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Want Khizr Khan to Run for Office? Donate Here.

The gold-star father’s fans have launched a campaign urging him to get into politics.


Beverage Lobby Spent $10.6 Million to Kill the Soda Tax — and Failed

Here’s who paid the big bucks to defeat the tax (and who shelled out money to pass it).


Yes, Black Lives Matter Has an Agenda — and Philadelphians Helped Write It

“This is a huge milestone.”

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Hillary Clinton Just Gave the Biggest Speech of Her Life

And she nailed it.

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Why Did SEPTA Kick Protesters Off the Subway During the DNC?

We dig into a convention mystery.