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Inside Nikil Saval’s Progressive, Virtual Campaign For State Senate

Not long ago, Nikil Saval, a candidate for Pennsylvania’s first state Senate district, was handing out food for the hungry at the Southeast Asian Mutual […]

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Pro-LGBTQ State Senator Voted for Anti-Trans Amendment to Healthcare Bill

Pro-LGBTQ state Sen. Sharif Street (D-Philadelphia), the Democratic chair of the Senate’s Banking and Insurance committee, voted last week to approve an anti-transgender amendment to […]

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State Sen. Larry Farnese Acquitted of Bribery Charges

A federal jury has acquitted Sen. Larry Farnese of bribery charges leveled against him last May after he was accused of orchestrating a vote-buying scheme […]

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Philly’s Biggest Losers of 2016

Now that the last shreds of wrapping paper have been vacuumed up and the good dishes are finally put away, we revisit our time-honored tradition […]

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Farnese Pleads Not Guilty on Bribery Charges

State Sen. Larry Farnese pleaded not guilty on Friday to charges that he made a $6,000 bribe for a Philadelphia committee woman’s support in a ward […]

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Feds Charge State Sen. Larry Farnese with Vote-Buying

State Sen. Larry Farnese was accused in a federal indictment Tuesday of allegedly orchestrating a vote-buying scheme to help himself win election as the Democratic leader of the Eighth […]

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Bill Would Punish Harassment of Abortion Clinic Patients

Sen. Larry Farnese is pushing a bill that would punish harassment of women entering abortion clinics — and give prison sentences to anybody who injures […]

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Philly Dem Proposes State Assault Weapon Ban

A Philly Democrat wants Pennsylvania to impose an assault weapons ban at the state level. Sen. Larry Farnese on Tuesday sent colleagues a memo urging […]

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PHOTOS: Brian Sims Throws a Happy Hour at Tavern on Camac

Last evening, State Representative Brian Sims hosted a group of his supporters at Tavern on Camac for a “Summer Cocktails with Brian Sims” happy hour […]

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PA LGBT Anti-Discrimination Bill Given Another Shot

Hopefully, the third time’s a charm. Several reports are indicating that Pennsylvania State Senator Larry Farnese has started the process to reintroduce legislation to ban […]