<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Philadelphia Political News and Philadelphia Politics]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/politics http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com en-us Thu, 30 Jul 2015 16:21:50 -0400 Thu, 30 Jul 2015 16:21:50 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Chenault-Fattah Reacts to Husband's Federal Indictment]]> Thu, 30 Jul 2015 14:06:16 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/chenault.jpg
In a letter forwarded to NBC 10 Thursday morning, Renee Chenault-Fattah wrote in reference to the sale of her 1989 Porsche Carrera convertible.]]>
<![CDATA[Police Use Automatic License Plate Readers]]> Wed, 29 Jul 2015 06:14:16 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Automatic-License-Plate-Rea.jpg
Police throughout the Delaware Valley are recording and saving tens of millions of unsuspecting drivers’ license plate pictures.]]>
<![CDATA[More Colleges Drop Standardized Test Requirements for New Students]]> Tue, 28 Jul 2015 17:38:46 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011340662_1200x675_492909635615.jpg
High school students preparing for college may have one less thing to worry about.]]>
<![CDATA[ Trump's Attorney Says 'You Can't Rape Your Spouse']]> Tue, 28 Jul 2015 09:28:58 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_494289661587.jpg
Donald Trump is making headlines again Tuesday, this time over something his lawyer said while trying to defend the Republican presidential candidate against decades-old allegations of rape, NBC's "Today"...
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<![CDATA[Governor Wolf Talks Budget Plan]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 17:57:20 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011328320_1200x675_492025411548.jpg
Pa. Governor Tom Wolf spoke about schools and his budget plan on Monday. Pennsylvania has been without a budget for 26 days now. NBC10's Jim Rosenfield explains this budget battle between the Governor and...]]>
<![CDATA[NBC10 @ Issue: Pa. Shale Tax]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 12:49:55 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011324273_1200x675_491823171689.jpg
A discussion of the proposed shale tax in Pennsylvania with State Sen. Art Haywood, (D) 4th District.]]>
<![CDATA[Bridgegate: Christie Under Fire]]> Sun, 26 Jan 2014 13:06:14 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/christie+gwb+scandal+inset.jpg
NJ's boisterous governor embroiled in gridlock fiasco

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<![CDATA[Corbett's Ex Son-in-Law Heads Back to Court]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 06:58:37 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011316289_1200x675_491696707842.jpg
Gerald Gibson, ex son-in-law of former Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett, will go back to court on theft charges. His first trial was declared a mistrial in October.]]>
<![CDATA[Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf to Visit Montco School]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 05:44:17 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011316296_1200x675_491696707847.jpg
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf will visit Willow Hill Elementary in Willow Grove as part of his "Schools That Teach" tour.]]>
<![CDATA[Bill Looks to Prevent Propane Tank Explosions on Food Trucks]]> Fri, 24 Jul 2015 23:29:50 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/dbb14fcd6ec94bbcb052cd8e01055f22.jpg
A proposed bill will try to prevent propane tank explosions on food trucks. NBC10's Harry Hairston reports the bill will allow the city to inspect trucks.]]>
<![CDATA[Pa. School Funding Undecided]]> Thu, 23 Jul 2015 20:14:15 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011283179_1200x675_490470467642.jpg
Pennsylvania has now been without a budget for more than 22 days. One school in Pa is wondering how to plan for this upcoming school year with no word on the budget.]]>
<![CDATA[New Legislation Calls for Driver's Licenses to Undocumented Immigrants]]> Thu, 23 Jul 2015 17:51:50 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/PennDOT+Drivers+License+Center+Generic+PennDOT.JPG
A new bill introduced this month provides driver's licenses to undocumented immigrants in Pennsylvania.

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<![CDATA[Repaving Philly's Roads in Time for Pope's Visit]]> Thu, 23 Jul 2015 17:41:53 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011281700_1200x675_490305091791.jpg
The rush is on to get road work complete before Pope Francis arrives in Philadelphia in just about two months. NBC10's Deanna Durante reports on the why road closures could be a good thing.]]>
<![CDATA[Cosby Mural Gone From Philly Wall]]> Thu, 23 Jul 2015 19:37:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Bill+Cosby+Mural+Arts+Gone+Whitewash.jpg
A Philadelphia mural featuring disgraced comic Bill Cosby and a series of other fathers is no more.

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<![CDATA[Despite Latino Pope, U.S. Hispanics Drawn to Evangelicalism]]> Tue, 28 Jul 2015 07:34:54 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/lamb22.jpg
As millions of Catholics throughout the country await Pope Francis’s first U.S. visit this September, the steady moves of Hispanics away from the Catholic Church underscores a dilemma for the Church: Despite...
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<![CDATA[WATCH: Lindsey Graham Destroy His Phone After Trump's Comments]]> Wed, 22 Jul 2015 16:37:09 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/graham+screen+shot.JPG
Lindsey Graham won't be receiving any unwanted phone calls for the time being. A day after Donald Trump implored a campaign crowd to call a phone number belonging to the GOP presidential candidate and South...

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<![CDATA[Part of Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich's Sentence Vacated]]> Wed, 22 Jul 2015 09:53:02 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/rod+blagojevich+1+year.jpg
Five of the counts on which former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich was convicted were overturned Tuesday. Because the remaining counts were left intact, Blagojevich remains in prison. "The convictions on Counts 5,]]>
<![CDATA[Trump's Best One-Liners From S.C. Campaign Stop]]> Tue, 21 Jul 2015 17:46:52 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/trump+perry+glasses.JPG
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump lashed out at his rivals and sounded off on a range of topics during a campaign stop in Bluffton, South Carolina, on Tuesday. During the event, Trump responded...

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<![CDATA[GOP Field Grows to 16 as Ohio Gov. Kasich Announces 2016 Run]]> Tue, 21 Jul 2015 12:33:56 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/kasich-GettyImages-471835132.jpg
Ohio's John Kasich, a blunt governor who embraces conservative ideals but disdains the political sport of bashing Hillary Rodham Clinton, became the 16th notable Republican to enter the 2016 presidential...

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<![CDATA[Trump Takes Commanding Lead in Latest National Poll]]> Tue, 21 Jul 2015 08:22:49 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_295422491985.jpg
A new poll released Monday finds Donald Trump taking a commanding lead nationally among the 16 Republican candidates vying for the GOP presidential nomination, but raises questions of whether the real-estate...

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