<![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 Sun, 21 Sep 2014 16:15:44 -0400 Sun, 21 Sep 2014 16:15:44 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Pa. Lobbyist Accused of Sexually Assaulting Woman ]]> Sun, 21 Sep 2014 07:54:24 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AJ-Marsico.jpg
A woman injured in a gas explosion in Harlem that leveled two buildings and killed eight people earlier this year has filed a $25 million lawsuit against the city. Kadeisha Joseph, 20 says she was getting ready...

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<![CDATA[Philly Celebrates Signing of Constitution]]> Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:44:13 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Constitution-Day-Anniversar.jpg
Wednesday marked the 227th anniversary of the signing of the US Constitution. NBC10's Rosemary Connors has the details on the celebration.CLICK HERE to view a free 8-week course of short video lectures...

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<![CDATA[Voter Registration in Philly]]> Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:56:16 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000008124606_1200x675_329751619563.jpg
The Pennsylvania Immigration and Citizenship Coalition will hold voter registration sign-ups this week in hopes of getting more immigrant community voters registered.]]>
<![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[Gov. Corbett's Former Son-in-Law Goes on Trial]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 08:05:48 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/gerald-gibson-corbett-inauguration.jpg
Gerald Gibson, the former son-in-law of Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett and former Philadelphia Police narcotics officer is due in court Friday to face theft charges.

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<![CDATA[Philly Cigarette Tax Bill Hits Harrisburg]]> Mon, 15 Sep 2014 07:05:09 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Tobacco-Cigarettes-generic.jpg
The cigarette tax bill aimed to bridge Philadelphia's public education budget gap is before lawmakers in Harrisburg this week.]]>
<![CDATA[Chuck Todd on ISIS, US Plans]]> Fri, 12 Sep 2014 19:39:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000008100747_1200x675_328719427986.jpg
NBC10's Keith Jones and Renee Chenault-Fattah speak with "Meet the Press" moderator Chuck Todd about ISIS and the United States plans of action.]]>
<![CDATA[New Overdose Task Force in Suburbs]]> Fri, 12 Sep 2014 09:22:36 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Heroin-New-Generic.jpg
Delaware State police arested a mother and son for alledgely selling marijuana.

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<![CDATA[Pen and Paper Voting?]]> Thu, 11 Sep 2014 19:49:36 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000008089091_1200x675_328253507535.jpg
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court will decide if pen and paper will be added to voting in addition to the commonwealth's vote machine.]]>
<![CDATA[New Protection for Working Women]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 17:55:10 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Working+Women+Law+Breast+Feeding+Pumping+Delaware.jpg
Working women in Delaware now have a new layer of protection in the workplace. NBC10's Tim Furlong explains.]]>
<![CDATA[20th Anniversary of Biden's Violence Against Women Act]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 13:55:22 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP138282095488.jpg
This year marks the 20th anniversary of the U.S.'s commitment to end violence against women.

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<![CDATA[Gov. Christie Tours Camden School]]> Tue, 09 Sep 2014 15:28:20 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/chris-christie-08182014.jpg
The U.S. Department of Justice reached a settlement with the Philadelphia School district over a religious discrimination lawsuit filed earlier this year.

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