<![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, 03 Sep 2015 00:45:00 -0400 Thu, 03 Sep 2015 00:45:00 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Camden Schools Get Financial Boost]]> Wed, 02 Sep 2015 22:18:43 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011807037_1200x675_518335556002.jpg
A private donor has agreed to match fundraising totals for Camden City schools. That’s about $500,00 for the district!]]>
<![CDATA[Shooting of Trenton Man Justified: AG]]> Wed, 02 Sep 2015 21:36:40 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011807029_1200x675_518330947942.jpg
There is new information about two police officers accused of killing a man in Trenton. The officers shot and killed Eric McNeil outside a home after the suspect allegedly started shooting.]]>
<![CDATA[Teachers Working Without Pay in Delco]]> Wed, 02 Sep 2015 20:29:46 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/179*120/Chester+Upland+School+District.JPG
Delaware County parents and students are showing their appreciation for teachers who are working, even though they won’t be paid for now. Supporters handed out flyers to parents asking them to call their...

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<![CDATA[Mayor's Office Defends Bad Communication Accusations]]> Wed, 02 Sep 2015 18:58:16 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/l_nwlbbutkox1200.jpg
As the pope gets ready to visit, some businesses aren't feeling important.

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<![CDATA[Beluga Whale Photobombs Connecticut Gov. News Briefing]]> Wed, 02 Sep 2015 23:50:16 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/juno+gov+malloy+mystic+whale.jpg
Juno the beluga stole the show Wednesday at a press event with Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy. The governor visited Mystic Aquarium to discuss travel in Connecticut ahead of Labor Day Weekend, touring...

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<![CDATA[John Kerry Comes to Philly to Talk Iran]]> Tue, 01 Sep 2015 23:09:49 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_610188937463.jpg
The Iran nuclear deal is almost complete. Two local senators gave their support to give President Obama a foreign policy victory but the President is one vote short. NBC10’s Cydney Long has more on how...

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<![CDATA[Newspaper Takes Jab at Philly as Host City for Pope, Locals React]]> Wed, 02 Sep 2015 06:53:39 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011790812_1200x675_517611075880.jpg
The Washington Post is taking shots at Philadelphia suggesting that it is a second-rate host city for the Papal Visit. NBC10’s Rosemary Connors has more.]]>
<![CDATA[Philly's Archbishop Chaput Takes on Trump on Immigration]]> Wed, 02 Sep 2015 00:42:43 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Charles+Chaput+Donald+Trump+Immigration.jpg
The leader of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Philadelphia on Tuesday attacked Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump's call for ending automatic citizenship for children born to immigrants...

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<![CDATA[Chaput on Francis' Abortion Declaration]]> Tue, 01 Sep 2015 21:58:52 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011790802_1200x675_517621827669.jpg
Archbishop Charles Chaput says the Church has been forgiving those who committed abortions for years.]]>
<![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[Donald Trump Piñatas Take Over San Francisco's Mission District]]> Wed, 02 Sep 2015 15:02:45 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/trump-GettyImages-485601348_master.jpg
At least three kinds of Donald Trump piñatas are for sale in San Francisco's Mission District. Piñatas are on display on the window at Piñata Art, a piñata art studio on Mission Street.

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<![CDATA[Pope Visit Leaders Rally Businesses to Be #OpeninPHL]]> Mon, 31 Aug 2015 20:33:44 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/open+in+phl+cydney+long.jpg
Mayor Michael Nutter and World Meeting of Families leaders hit the streets of Philadelphia Monday to deliver Pope visit kits to Philadelphia businesses.

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<![CDATA[Will Joe Biden Run for President?]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 21:42:38 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011743666_1200x675_515330627591.jpg
NBC's political correspondent Chuck Todd talks to Keith Jones and Jacqueline London about whether or not current Vice President Joe Biden will run for President.]]>
<![CDATA[Pre-K Programs Hurt While Budget Remains at Stalemate]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 21:07:25 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000011742752_1200x675_515293763504.jpg
Pennsylvania has been without a budget for 58 days as Gov. Tom Wolf and Republican lawmakers cannot come to a consensus. NBC10's Deanna Durante reports this stalemate is having a negative effect on Pre-K...]]>
<![CDATA[Delco Teachers Won't Be Paid to Start School Year]]> Fri, 28 Aug 2015 06:51:38 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/chester-upland-schools.gif
Teachers in the Chester-Upland School District agreed to work without pay to start the school year.]]>
<![CDATA[Trump Has Attendee Pull at His Hair, Attacks Media]]> Thu, 27 Aug 2015 19:02:49 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_343928941003.jpg
Donald Trump forcefully defended his hair and attacked the New York Times for a front-page report on his adversarial relationship with Spanish-language media during a rally in South Carolina on Thursday. The GOP...

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<![CDATA[Clinton Says Biden Has 'Very Difficult' Decision]]> Thu, 27 Aug 2015 08:16:08 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_697432409813.jpg
Hillary Clinton pledged to run her campaign as usual, in spite of speculation about Vice President Joe Biden joining the race. Clinton said Biden has a "very difficult decision" to make about the 2016...

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<![CDATA[Nutter Doesn't Know Why People Would Protest Pope Francis]]> Wed, 26 Aug 2015 23:14:50 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/211*120/Mayor+Michael+Nutter+WMOF+Protest.JPG
Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter might not understand why people would want to protest Pope Francis during his visit to Philadelphia in late September but he said that if groups want to demonstrate that...

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<![CDATA[Chaput's Message to Pope Visit Whiners]]> Wed, 26 Aug 2015 13:56:14 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Charles-Chaput.jpg
Philadelphia Archbishop Charles Chaput has a message for Philadelphians worried about security, walking, “Pope Passes” and all other gripes revolving around Pope Francis’ upcoming visit: Chill out, be flexible...

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<![CDATA['I'm Not a Bully': Trump Defends Ejecting Anchor]]> Wed, 26 Aug 2015 17:57:15 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_865379311727-ramos-trump-iowa.jpg
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump wrangled with Univision anchor Jorge Ramos over his immigration policies in an extended — and occasionally personal — exchange, leading to the journalist's...

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<![CDATA[Fox Chief Defends Kelly, Says Trump Should Apologize]]> Tue, 25 Aug 2015 19:49:25 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/trump-kelly-AP_511867665203.jpg
Fox News chief Roger Ailes said Tuesday that Donald Trump owes the network's Megyn Kelly an apology for an unprovoked Twitter attack that "is as unacceptable as it is disturbing," but Trump isn't backing

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