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Protect constituents I have researched Rep. Hohenstein’s sponsored bills, HB 1841 and HB 1910, and I think that they are great additions to further protect our police institutions from bias and recklessness once fully implemented....

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Just like Kamala Please let Commissioner Outlaw go to NYC. She has all the qualifications: 1. Female 2. Black 3. She doesn’t know a hill of beans about the job That sounds like someone in Washington, D.C. From the...

New year brings new opportunity to bridge Philadelphia’s digital divide

By Michael J. Driscoll The new year will bring Philadelphia our best chance ever to close our city’s digital divide, which excludes too many Philadelphians from opportunities for education, jobs, healthcare, career training, entrepreneurship and...

Bring new animals into your family with care this holiday season

By State Rep. Joe Hohenstein My family loves our pit bull, Gertie. Drama, our German shepherd/cattle dog mix, found Gertie as a 4-month-old puppy on March 17, 2016 under a pickup truck, emaciated, and scared...

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Be wary of elites So once again the elites step into a mess of their own makings. Dr. Anthony Fauci proclaimed on Face the Nation that … "it's easy to criticize, but they're really criticizing science...

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Hooray - an honest auto mechanic I know your editorial page is usually people complaining, but hope that you will publish this positive testimonial as well. As an 82-year-old woman with a 16-year-old car, I was...

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Stop deflecting blame In response to Tom Anderson's letter on 10/6, Tom, I understand you're trying to deflect blame from Trump over Jan. 6 by blaming the media and the Democrats. So I decided to...

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Lame excuses Every time there is a shooting, “experts” claim that the cause was poverty, underserved communities, low income, underperforming schools, single mothers, lack of opportunity, no role models and so on. Taxpayers fund a...

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Dumbing down schools and the city workplace There is nothing like correcting a supposed problem with a supposed solution that creates another problem. The school district claimed to have a problem with its special-admit schools because...

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RIP, Democratic Party And then it happened. Recently one of the major political parties in the United States ceased to be a serious party forever. On Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2021, the Democratic Party started its slow and...
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