<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - Philadelphia Political News and Philadelphia Politics]]>Copyright 2018https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/politics http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia https://www.nbcphiladelphia.comen-usWed, 23 May 2018 18:22:15 -0400Wed, 23 May 2018 18:22:15 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Can Philly DA's Radical Approach Protect the City?]]> Thu, 12 Apr 2018 20:24:14 -0400 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_17311504875913.jpg
Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner reflects on his first 100 days in office and addresses critics who don't believe he can keep the city safe.

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<![CDATA[DeVos Incorrectly Says Schools Can Call ICE on Students]]> Wed, 23 May 2018 17:22:37 -0400 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/devos2.jpg
Civil rights groups and educators lambasted Education Secretary Betsy DeVos after she said schools can decide whether to report undocumented students and their families to immigration authorities.DeVos...

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<![CDATA[Pompeo, Democratic Congressman Involved in Fiery Exchange Over Past Clinton Comments]]> Wed, 23 May 2018 14:31:15 -0400 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/pompeo3.jpg
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo got into a heated exchange with Rep. Gregory Meeks, D-N.Y., about Pompeo’s treatment of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton when Pompeo was a congressman.]]>
<![CDATA[Trump on Campaign Spying Claim: ‘I Want Total Transparency’]]> Wed, 23 May 2018 13:12:31 -0400 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/DIT_NAT_TRUMP_ON_SPYING_052318-152709515953700002.jpg
President Donald Trump said he wants “total transparency” from the Department of Justice on whether the FBI spied on his campaign for political reasons.]]>
<![CDATA[Trump Weaponizes 'Deep State' on His Investigators: Analysis]]> Wed, 23 May 2018 13:51:27 -0400 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/961723072-Trump-White-House.jpg
President Donald Trump, who has long complained the Russia investigation is a "witch hunt," is now weaponizing the agencies he's cast as enemies to argue he is the victim of misconduct at the highest level...

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<![CDATA[GOP to Review FBI Informant Documents Without Dems ]]> Wed, 23 May 2018 11:19:46 -0400 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/Screen+Shot+2018-05-23+at+10.36.20+AM.png
The White House has arranged a briefing between intelligence officials and two top Republicans to look at classified documents about a confidential FBI informant who made contact with the Trump campaign.]]>
<![CDATA[Pa. AG Wants to Stop PPA's 50-Cent Ride-Hailing Surcharge]]> Wed, 23 May 2018 11:24:04 -0400 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-696625076.jpg
Pennsylvania's auditor general wants to stop a planned ride-hailing surcharge in Philadelphia before it starts.

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<![CDATA[Cohen Business Partner to Cooperate With Government: Source]]> Tue, 22 May 2018 19:50:43 -0400 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/cohen-cab.jpg
A business partner of Trump lawyer Michael Cohen known as the Taxi King has agreed to cooperate with the government as part of a plea deal, according to a person with direct knowledge of the proceedings.Evgeny...

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<![CDATA[Bridgegate: Christie Under Fire]]> Sun, 26 Jan 2014 13:06:14 -0400 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/christie+gwb+scandal+inset.jpg
NJ's boisterous governor embroiled in gridlock fiasco

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<![CDATA[Concerns Over US, North Korea Summit]]> Wed, 23 May 2018 08:37:14 -0400 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/trump_kim_split2.jpg
North Korea says it will soon start dismantling its nuclear test site. The White House has expressed some doubt that a meeting between President Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un will happen next month.

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<![CDATA[Avenatti's Law Firm Hit With $10 Million Judgment]]> Wed, 23 May 2018 05:41:55 -0400 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Available-in-italian.jpg
A federal judge on Tuesday directed the firm associated with attorney Michael Avenatti, who represents porn actress Stormy Daniels, to pay a $10 million judgment to a former legal colleague who claimed he...

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<![CDATA[WH Under Fire for Coin With 'Supreme Leader' Kim Jong Un]]> Tue, 22 May 2018 13:17:17 -0400 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/trump-un-coin.jpg
The White House is under criticism for issuing a coin commemorating the planned meeting between President Donald Trump and the North Korea leader, Kim Jong-un, just as the meeting seems in doubt.North...
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<![CDATA[People Fight to Save Main Line Landmark]]> Tue, 22 May 2018 11:22:38 -0400 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/Preserving_a_Local_Landmark.jpg
Montgomery County residents packed the Lower Merion School Board meeting Monday with shirts that said "Save Stoneleigh." The school district wants to convert the free public garden into a new school or...]]>
<![CDATA[High School Students Hold Voter Registration Drives]]> Tue, 22 May 2018 07:38:41 -0400 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/High_School_Students_Hold_Voter_Registration_Drives.jpg
Students at Conestoga High School are holding voter registration drives, urging their peers to register and get out and vote. The students know that in order to make a difference and have a say they need...]]>
<![CDATA[Trump Demands Probe of Supposed Campaign 'Spy']]> Mon, 21 May 2018 10:00:03 -0400 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/NC_trumpam0521_1500x845.jpg
The Department of Justice says it will investigate President Donald Trump's claim that his campaign was infiltrated by an FBI "spy."]]>
<![CDATA[DNC Chairman Perez: Pa. Is 'Ground Zero' in Fight for House]]> Fri, 18 May 2018 17:59:21 -0400 https://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/AP_17057139241439.jpg
Democrats hope to flip several congressional seats from red to blue in Pennsylvania in the upcoming midterm elections.

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