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Published: Wed, 11 Jan 2017 14:58:06 GMT
Baer: The trashman cometh
It's no insult to call Scott Wagner a trashman.
He owns the title. It's what he does. It's how he made his millions.
Baer: A case for Philly's neediest cases
It's a case under the radar, largely a forgotten issue.
It unfolds amid focus on cutting government spending.
It unfolds at a time too much media obsess over celebrity "news," entertainment, and click-bait lists of ways to shed that stubborn belly fat.
Trump's directory for draining the swamp?
Ever hear of "The Plum Book?"
It's so named for its color. But I like to think it's named for its content: a listing of plum political jobs - in the current edition some 9,000.
Goodbye, Mr. Cohen . . . or not?
I, for one, will miss Mark Cohen.
Not that we're close. Far from it.
But I've written about him for decades, often with relish. And now he's leaving the legislature after decades.