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Rendell: Brooklyn Has Inside Track on 2016 DNC

Turns out Ed Rendell doesn’t much like Philly’s chances to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention:

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New York Mayor Won’t Take Ed Rendell’s Bait

Apparently, former Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell has been taunting the competition to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention — but the competition is staying above […]

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Philly Is Putting On Quite a Show for the DNC Site Selectors

The official City Government of Philadelphia Twitter feed is really on board with efforts to bring the Democratic National Convention to Philly in 2016. Whoever […]


Ed Rendell Creates Special Federal Donut

On Tuesday, July 1st all four Federal Donuts stores will debut Ed Rendell’s Ed-ible Donut, a red velvet Fancy with cream cheese frosting. The donut will […]

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Terry Gillen for Mayor: “I Want to Make Philadelphia a City of Opportunity for Everybody”

Terry Gillen has spent much of her adult life in public service to the city of Philadelphia — serving Mayors Rendell and Nutter in positions […]

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Rendell: Philly Needs to Raise $40 Million to Host 2016 Dems

Former Gov. Ed Rendell says Philly will need $40 million to pay the costs of hosting the Democratic National Convention in 2016; the city is […]

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Report: Ed Rendell Put in a Good Word for Big Campaign Donor

The Chicago Tribune today reports that Ed Rendell put in a good word for a private equity firm trying to win Pennsylvania’s pension business after […]

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Rendell Was Almost on Katz’s Plane

As momentous as the death of Lewis Katz has been for Philadelphia, consider this: Ed Rendell was almost on the plane with him. The Daily […]

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Ed Rendell to Democrats: It’s Best If You Don’t Run Against Hillary Clinton

Politico on Wednesday assessed the presidential ambition of former Maryland governor Martin O’Malley. The site’s Anna Palmer writes that the 2016 presidential field is “frozen” until Hillary […]

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PHOTOS: Spiffed-Up Guests Played Blingo to Cure Duchenne

Over the weekend, Cure Duchenne hosted a fundraiser, Blingo to Cure Duchenne, the Hyatt at Penns Landing. The event generated approximately $173,000 that will go toward finding a cure for […]

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When Did Ed Rendell Become
Such a Wuss?

When did Ed Rendell become such a wuss? Ed’s pretty much been sitting out the race to be the Democratic nominee for governor in 2016, […]

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McCord Loved by Inky, Bashed by Rendell

What a weekend for State Treasurer Rob McCord, eh? On the one hand, he was endorsed by the Inquirer in his bid to become the Democratic nominee for governor: […]

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Has Philly Sold Its Soul to Comcast?

The New York Times today carries an op-ed — from City Paper writer Dan Denvir — suggesting Philly is much too dominated by Comcast, the […]

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Rendell: Don’t Count Corbett Out Yet

Ed Rendell is in the papers this morning, warning Democrats not to take Tom Corbett lightly this election season, no matter how bad the governor’s […]

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50 Things About Wawa for Wawa’s 50th Anniversary

Fifty years ago today, the first Wawa opened at the corner of MacDade Blvd. and Swarthmore Ave. in Folsom, Pennsylvania. Today, you can get free […]