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Published: Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:43:06 GMT
Philly Clout: Did Fattah get railroaded by federal judge?
Chaka Fattah is facing some serious prison time next week at his sentencing hearing on federal corruption charges.
We don't expect U.S. District Judge Harvey Bartle III to give the 60-year-old ex-congressman the 17 to 22 years the feds are asking for, but a double-digit sentence is entirely possible.
Philly Clout: Show us the (street) money!
FORMER GOV. Ed Rendell, a longtime booster of Hillary Clinton's presidential ambitions, tells Clout that her campaign has built a "tremendous field operation" to turn out votes Tuesday in Pennsylvania. But Clinton's campaign apparently isn't budging on its refusal to put up so-called "street money" for the Democratic City Committee, cash that filters down to the division level to help fund the push for voter turnout.
Clout: That I-95 tractor-trailer political ad? Yeah, illegal
POLITICIANS NEED to get their names in front of your eyeballs. Any way they can. TV, internet, print. Hats, T-shirts, buttons. Billboards. Diner menus. Baby diapers. Drink coasters and beer koozies. Mouse pads and toilet paper. Signs on lawns, signs on buildings, signs attached to 18-wheelers parked strategically on highway overpasses.