Philadelphia Political News and Philadelphia Politics | NBC 10 Philadelphia

Philadelphia Political News and Philadelphia Politics

Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 at 01:04 PM EDT

Feds Rest in Menendez Trial, Judge Weighs Motion to Dismiss

Feds Rest in Menendez Trial, Judge Weighs Motion to Dismiss

The government rested its bribery case against U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez and a wealthy friend on Wednesday, leaving it up to a judge to decide whether a 2016 Supreme Court ruling that already has helped reverse...

Thursday, Oct 12, 2017 at 08:16 AM EDT

Pennsylvania AG Sues Trump Over New Contraception Rules

Pennsylvania AG Sues Trump Over New Contraception Rules

Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro joined a list of law enforcement officials from across the country and women's groups in filing a lawsuit Wednesday against the Trump administration over the new...

Thursday, Oct 12, 2017 at 03:32 PM EDT

House Passes $36.5B for Hurricane, Wildfire Relief

House Passes $36.5B for Hurricane, Wildfire Relief

The House approved on Thursday President Donald Trump's request for billions more in disaster aid, $16 billion to pay flood insurance claims and emergency funding to help the cash-strapped government of...

Thursday, Oct 12, 2017 at 03:34 AM EDT

US Demands Raise Fears That Leaving NAFTA Could Hurt Economy

US Demands Raise Fears That Leaving NAFTA Could Hurt Economy

The North American Free Trade Agreement is in its 23rd year. But there are growing doubts that it will survive through its 24th. President Donald Trump has threatened to withdraw from the agreement if he can't...

Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 at 07:55 PM EDT

Trump Turns Back to Tax Overhaul; Pitch Aimed at Truckers

Trump Turns Back to Tax Overhaul; Pitch Aimed at Truckers

President Donald Trump pitched his tax plan as a boost for truckers at an event Wednesday in Pennsylvania, saying, "America first means putting American truckers first." Trump appeared before about a thousand...

Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 at 07:07 PM EDT

President Trump Summarizes His Tax Plan in Under a Minute

President Trump Summarizes His Tax Plan in Under a Minute

President Donald Trump delivered a speech to lay out his tax plan on Oct. 11, 2017, in Pennsylvania.

Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 at 07:15 PM EDT

President Trump Gets Big Reaction After He Says 'Huge'

President Trump Gets Big Reaction After He Says 'Huge'

President Trump received a big reaction after using one of his Trump-isms at a speech in Pennsylvania.

Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 at 05:09 PM EDT

Impeach Trump? House Dem Offers Resolution, Sets It Aside

Impeach Trump? House Dem Offers Resolution, Sets It Aside

A House Democrat offered a resolution Wednesday to impeach President Donald Trump but let it die before action was taken, saying he would force a vote later. The move by Rep. Al Green, D-Texas, edged his party...

Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 at 03:33 PM EDT

Harvey Weinstein's Biggest Political Contributions

Harvey Weinstein's Biggest Political Contributions

Harvey Weinstein, the Hollywood producer at the center of a sexual abuse scandal, has been a big political contributor in recent years. These are his largest contributions since 1997.

Wednesday, Oct 11, 2017 at 02:27 PM EDT

Pa. Gets More Time to Comply With Real ID

Pa. Gets More Time to Comply With Real ID

Pennsylvania is getting yet another extension to comply with a federal law that requires driver's licenses meet anti-terrorism standards.

What's New
NBC10.com Wins Third Consecutive Prestigious 'Murrow' Award
NBC10.com Wins Third Consecutive Prestigious 'Murrow' Award
Building on momentum from winning two regional Edward R. Murrow Awards in 2016, WCAU-TV has won three coveted 2017 "Murrows" for its news coverage on NBC10 and NBC10.com. Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out