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Is David Oh the future of Philadelphia’s Republican Party?

“I’m an independent-minded Republican. I’m not tied to the traditional Republican establishment,” he said.

By Jake Blumgart/WHYY

Philadelphia’s budget team is strategizing for the next recession

Municipal balance sheets are healthier than they were before the last recession a decade ago, but officials warn that the city isn’t as well prepared as its peers. 

By Jake Blumgart/WHYY

Feds to investigate Philly refinery explosion as local health experts remain cautious

Philadelphia Energy Solutions is the largest refinery on the East Coast and the single largest source of air pollution in Philadelphia
By Susan Phillips, Steph Yin/WHYY and Jake Blumgart/WHYY