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Citified

The Brief: Show Me the Money

For those closely watching the mayor’s race, today is pretty much Christmas: It’s the deadline for candidates to file their 2014 campaign finance reports. All signs point […]

City Life

Lynne Abraham: Can a Woman Win the Philadelphia Mayor’s Race?

It seems an unlikely thing to be doing with Lynne Abraham. On a cool, breezy Friday in New York in December, we’re at the Frick, […]

Citified

Five Ways Jim Kenney Will Upend the Mayoral Race

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

Citified

Lynne Abraham’s First Campaign Video Stars … Lots of Dogs and Gandhi?

So here’s something peculiar. Lynne Abraham’s first multimedia foray of the 2015 election features her holding a lap dog and going on at some length […]

Citified

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 […]

Citified

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, […]

Lynne Abraham Running For Mayor of Philadelphia
Citified

Q&A: Lynne Abraham Talks Pot, Race Relations, Schools and More

Former District Attorney Lynne Abraham is the early leader in the narrowing mayoral field, with a huge head start over her opponents in name recognition […]

City Life

The Philadelphia Mayor’s Race 2015: Assessing the Candidates

There is, already, a bored, obligatory quality to Philadelphia’s 2015 mayoral election. The candidates underwhelm. Public interest is running low. For all its outsize influence […]

Lynne Abraham Running For Mayor of Philadelphia
City Life

Abraham Campaign: Poll Shows Her in Lead

Former District Attorney Lynne Abraham leads the still-nascent Philly mayoral race — at least, she does according to a poll commissioned by her campaign.

City Life

Lynne Abraham’s Message: I’m Still Relevant!

You’d think that a trailblazing female politician with nearly 20 years of service as district attorney would command the respect of the political class and […]

Lynne Abraham Running For Mayor of Philadelphia
City Life

Lynne Abraham Declares for Mayor, and the Mummers Played Rocky

Former District Attorney Lynne Abraham just declared her candidacy for mayor. Philly Mag’s Patrick Kerkstra was there and live-tweeted the announcement: Abraham sends message w/ […]

Lynne Abraham Running For Mayor of Philadelphia
City

Lynne Abraham to Announce Mayoral Candidacy at Franklin Institute

We have known Lynne Abraham was running for Philadelphia mayor since an aide told the Inquirer she was running for mayor in September. But with […]

City Life

Abraham Confirms Run for Mayor

Former District Attorney Lynne Abraham has confirmed that she is a candidate for Philadelphia mayor, making it official during a forum at Penn State Abington. […]

City

Lynne Abraham to Run for Mayor

Former Philadelphia District Attorney Lynne Abraham is going to run for mayor of Philadelphia, a source told the Inquirer. Abraham was the city’s district attorney […]

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City Life

Seth Williams, Lynne Abraham Still Feuding

The Daily News reports that former D.A. Lynne Abraham and current D.A. Seth Williams apparently haven’t smoothed over their rocky relationship. Williams’ remarks about the […]