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Former Head of Philly GOP Joins Trump Administration

The former head of Philadelphia’s Republican Party will join President Donald Trump’s administration. Joe DeFelice, who left the Philly GOP in April amid rumors that he would […]

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Could Philly GOP Leader Joe DeFelice Resign for a Trump Administration Job?

Joe DeFelice, leader of Philadelphia’s Republican Party, has long been a staunch defender of President Donald Trump. He was never a Never Trumper. He’s gone to the […]

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Grossman: Philly “Deserves Better” Than Seth Williams

If you’re going to try to hold a press conference in the middle of Kensington, you have to expect the unexpected. Former city prosecutor Beth […]

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What the Incredible Rise of the Independent Voter Means for Philly

For more than half of the 20th century, the number of registered independents and third-party voters in Philadelphia didn’t change much. From the 1940s to […]

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Meet Joe DeFelice, Donald Trump’s Hype Man in Philly

It’s been a fantastic year for Joe DeFelice, leader of the Philadelphia GOP. He helped Republican state Rep. Martina White fend off a Barack Obama-endorsed opponent in her Northeast district, […]

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What Philly Republicans Think of Steve Bannon, Trump’s Alt-Right-Hand Man

Sam Katz is a well-known businessman in Philadelphia who ran three unsuccessful campaigns for mayor as a Republican. He came within 8,000 votes of winning in 1999, […]

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Why Philly’s GOP Doesn’t Support Its Own Council Incumbents

Philadelphia’s Republican Party voted last week to not endorse any candidates yet for City Council At-Large in the May 19th primary. Joe DeFelice, executive director of the […]