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Big crowd on hand to meet Delaware County Council Candidates Richard Womack, Sharon Booker and Christine Reuther with chairman David Landau at the DCDC annual banquest April 17 at the Drexelbrook
On April 2, 2015 The Yeadon Democratic Committee held the first of two Candidate Forums at the Yeadon Public Library in Yeadon, PA. The Forum, co-sponsored with the Yeadon Branch of the NAACP drew a full crowd from the Yeadon community. All six (6) of the candidates running for Borough Council participated: Michael Allison, Tomeka Taliah Jones, Michael McDonnell, Latoya Monroe and Charles Wilkins--the lone Republican. The unopposed School Board Director, R
Following an unfortunate process of filing our Democratic county candidates' petitions, we want every Democrat to come out for the primary to write-in our candidates and show the GOP that they are playing with fire. We'll have details about how to perform a write-in vote in future posts, but get ready to show your support for a terrific group of county leaders! ed.
No word on whether she came with a ruler to measure the curtains, but Hillary Clinton did meet privately with President Barack Obama on Monday at the White House.
By Kristina Scala, Delaware County Daily Times
Delaware County politicians react to Governor Tom Wolf’s first budget announcement that’s calling for a historical increase in spending on a $33.8 billion budget.
The governor highlights plans to fund “schools that teach, jobs that pay, and a government that works” increasing spending by 16 percent.
To the Times:
As the chairwoman of the Chester City Democratic Committee, I am writing in response to the recent allegations of division amongst our party, allegations that are false and without merit. Although Mayor John Linder has opted to go in a different direction, his choice has no bearing on our party’s structure or strength. Currently, we have over 250 vested members who are committed to carrying out our mission. Our party is stronger than it has ever been and we stand united and ready to lead and govern.
In a feature in this month's edition of The Atlantic, Hanna Rosin notes that one of the favorite lines of attack for Hillary Clinton's critics is to harp—sometimes rather obliquely—on her age.