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Vince Fumo’s Son Is Running for Office in Philly (and Producing a Play!)

Some South Philadelphia voters might see a familiar name on their primary ballots next month: Vincent Fumo. No, it’s not the once-unstoppable, once-incarcerated former state […]

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Vince Fumo Would Like to Be Vince Fumo Again

The host wore his tux, and the bar was open, but anyone with eyes could see the empire eroding. State Senator Vince Fumo stood there, […]

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Philly’s Deviant Political Culture, Explained

Because this is 2016 and I’m a journalist, I was on Twitter when I first saw the news that FBI agents were raiding Johnny Doc’s […]

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The Philadelphia Rebound: Philly Politicians Don’t Stay Down Long

Update, June 21st, 2016: Chaka Fattah was found guilty on all counts in his federal corruption trial. In May 1903, as part of a series […]

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Fumo to Judge: Let Me Off Early, Judge to Fumo: No Way

Like most people who are convicted of breaking federal law, former state senator Vincent J. Fumo received a sentence that included time in federal prison […]

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Vince Fumo in Inquirer: Don’t Give Money to the Homeless

Former State Senator Vince Fumo has resurfaced today with an opinion piece in (of all places!) The Philadelphia Inquirer. Yes, Fumo has published an op-ed […]

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Vince Fumo Is Back in Business

Two months after disgraced former State Sen. Vince Fumo told a judge he was going to start a consulting business, Fumo is … consulting.

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Dispatch from the A.C. Air Show: Fumo, Beasley and Tactical Surprise

Wednesday morning started out cloudy and damp at the beach in Atlantic City but transformed into a perfect day for the 12th annual Atlantic City […]

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Feds: Don’t Let Vince Fumo Travel Without Checking In First

On Wednesday Federal prosecutors attempted to prevent Vince Fumo from leaving the Philadelphia area without informing his probation officer first. In a court filing, Assistant […]

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Vince Fumo Planning to Start a Consulting Business

In a court filing, Vince Fumo told a federal judge he wants the ability to travel without notifying his probation officer first in order to […]

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Vince Fumo’s Roof Deck Catches Fire

AP reports that the roof deck at Vince Fumo’s opulent home caught fire Saturday night. “Fumo and his fiancee’ could be seen watching as crews […]

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Former Fumo Aide Faces Congressional Scrutiny

The former Vince Fumo aide who reportedly spied on Ed Rendell for the now-disgraced senator is coming under Congressional scrutiny. Christian Marrone now serves as […]

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Report: Fumo Aide Spied on Ed Rendell

The conservative Washington Times has a report today about Christian Marrone, a former aide to legendary (and disgraced) former State Sen. Vince Fumo. Marrone now […]

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Vince Fumo Considering Run For Office

Vince Fumo is less than four months out of prison and already considering a run for office. Now, cool your jets, Pennsylvania state law means […]

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Wait, Someone’s Stealing *From* Vince Fumo Now?

Back in 2010, former state senator Vince Fumo claimed his friend Andy Cosenza, once the chairman of his campaign fund, had taken $20,000 out of […]