<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Philadelphia Political News and Philadelphia Politics]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/politics http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com en-us Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:44:20 -0400 Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:44:20 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Newark Police to Be Placed Under Monitor as Feds Find "Pattern of Unconstitutional Policing"]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 13:53:05 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/newark+police1.jpg
The Newark police department will be put under a monitor, the Justice Department announced Tuesday as it issued a report alleging that as many as 75 percent of police stops in New Jersey's largest city over the...

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<![CDATA[Tensions in Middle East Spark Local Protest]]> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 18:44:07 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000007625191_1200x675_308110915928.jpg
Jewish and Palestinian protesters gathered outside the Israeli Consulate today. NBC10's Harry Hairston has the story.]]>
<![CDATA[Workers Surprised, Wowed by Obama's "Pit" Stop]]> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:01:53 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/obama+charcoal+pit+secret+service+michelle+jablonska+pic.jpg
President Barack Obama made a special stop during his visit to Delaware on Thursday.

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<![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[State Budget: What Wolf Would Do If Elected]]> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 21:32:33 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000007569926_1200x675_302481987765.jpg
NBC10's Christine Maddela spoke with Democratic candidate for Pennsylvania Governor, Tom Wolf about what he would do to tackle the state budget if elected and his thoughts on the proposed cigarette tax to...]]>
<![CDATA[Taxpayers Subsidize Defense of Palestinian Teen's Alleged Killers]]> Sat, 12 Jul 2014 06:57:36 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/palestinian+flag2.jpg
A controversial Israeli organization that's representing the six men recently arrested in the recent revenge killing of a Palestinian teenager is receiving thousands of dollars in tax-deductible support...

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<![CDATA[State Rep Accused of Taking Bribes Speaks to NBC10]]> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 19:21:48 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000007540806_1200x675_300650051506.jpg
NBC10 speaks to Ron Waters, one of the four Pennsylvania representatives under investigation for allegedly taking cash bribes.]]>
<![CDATA[Blogger Hired by Redskins Resigns After 2 Weeks]]> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 13:05:46 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/218*120/Screen+Shot+2014-06-16+at+8.46.51+AM2.png
Liberal Ben Tribbett was on the job for two weeks before calling it quits.

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<![CDATA[Biden to Speak at Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America]]> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 13:00:08 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/451175416.jpg
Vice President Joe Biden will be in Philadelphia Wednesday evening to speak at the Greek Othodox Archdiocese of America's banquet in Center City.

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<![CDATA[Senate Voting on Philly Cigarette Tax for Schools]]> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 06:57:53 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/cigarette+tax+cms.jpg
The Pennsylvania Senate is expected to vote on Tuesday to allow Philadelphia to levy a hotly-debated cigarette tax to help fund the city's flailing school district.]]>
<![CDATA[Local Teens Help Foster Peace in N. Ireland]]> Fri, 04 Jul 2014 15:19:59 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Philadelphia-2014-cropped.jpg
18 American and 18 Northern Irish teenagers have been charged with pacifying generations of violence, prejudice, and hate, and Delaware is the breeding ground for peace.

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<![CDATA[Berkeley Set to Require Free Medical Pot for Poor]]> Fri, 04 Jul 2014 12:55:16 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/06-11-2014-medical-marijuana-generic.jpg
Medical marijuana dispensaries in Berkeley, California, will likely soon be required to provide free pot to low-income members, according to an ordinance approved by the city council on Tuesday. The city is also

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<![CDATA[Ed Rendell on PA Budget Battle]]> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 21:38:12 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WEB+Ed+Rendell+new.jpg
Former Governor Ed Rendell talks to Keith Jones about the PA Budget Battle.

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