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The Case for Jim Kenney

(Editor’s note: This week on Citified we’re featuring op-eds from supporters of the mayoral candidates. Up first is Ken Trujillo, who is endorsing Jim Kenney. […]

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Inside Take: Ken Trujillo’s Tough Questions for His Former Mayoral Opponents

(Editor’s note: This is an opinion column from Citified insider Ken Trujillo, a former Democratic candidate for mayor.) The “real” Philadelphia mayoral race, the Democratic […]

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Alan Butkovitz Isn’t Running For Mayor (Again)

This will shock absolutely no one, but we feel the need to share it with you anyway: Philadelphia City Controller Alan Butkovitz tells us he has […]

Willie Brown
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The Brief: Anthony Williams Scores Another Union Endorsement

SEPTA’s Transport Workers Union Local 234 announced Thursday it is endorsing state Sen. Anthony Williams for mayor. “Throughout his career, Tony Williams has dedicated himself to fighting […]

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Philadelphia’s Dollar-Store Election

Can anybody spare a dime? Because Philadelphia’s mayoral candidates are broke. In a series of underwhelming filings Monday, the mayoral campaign committees reported raising remarkably […]

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Team Tony Williams: We Had $426,000 on Hand at End of 2014

(Editor’s Note: For our analysis of this year’s record-low fundraising by Philadelphia’s mayoral candidates, check out Patrick Kerkstra’s report. Holly Otterbein also has a report on the neck-and-neck fundraising in […]

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Five Ways Jim Kenney Will Upend the Mayoral Race

The imminent entry of Jim Kenney into the mayoral race will upend the contest.

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Can Jim Kenney Really Inherit Ken Trujillo’s Campaign Operation?

There’s been some speculation in recent days that Jim Kenney could more or less just take over the well-funded, professionalized campaign operation that Ken Trujillo […]

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Alba Martinez Is Not Running For Mayor

That was quick. Alba Martinez says she is not going to run for mayor of Philadelphia. Ken Trujillo, who dropped out of the mayor’s race this week, was urging her […]

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Kenney Sees Kenney-Sized Opening in Mayoral Race

Now that Darrell Clarke and Ken Trujillo aren’t running for mayor of Philadelphia, will City Councilman Jim Kenney finally jump into the race? He seems to be […]

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Is Sam Katz About to Run for Mayor?

Sam Katz, who has run for mayor three times and very nearly won once, sounds like a man positively itching to give it a go […]

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Trujillo’s Exit: What it Means and Who It Helps

Ken Trujillo shocked the city’s political class Wednesday when he announced that he was withdrawing from the mayoral race. You may be wondering: Why does it matter that a […]

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Ken Trujillo Is Out of the Mayor’s Race

(Editor’s Note: We’ll be updating this post throughout the day. For our analysis of what Trujillo’s departure means for the race, check out Holly Otterbein’s […]

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Q&A: Who Is Ken Trujillo?

(Update: Trujillo dropped out of the race hours after this Q&A was published, citing family reasons.)  In the early days of this 2015 mayoral race, […]

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Game On: Trujillo Camp Knocks Abraham Over Citified Q&A

In her Citified Q&A published yesterday, Lynne Abraham had some tough words about Barack Obama. I’d asked Abraham about why she had decided to run now, […]