Posts Tagged ‘Fitzpatrick’

DAILY GRINDER: Lawyers Want Judge Removed for saying Church has Sex Abuse Problem

Philadelphia Common Pleas Judge M. Teresa Sarmina said on January 31, “Anybody that doesn’t think there is widespread sexual abuse within the Catholic Church is living on another planet.” Which is true. The Catholic Church has been harboring pedophiles with a disgusting knack for torture for decades, and doing their damndest to keep them out of...

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As Redistricting Passes House, Philly Cut to 3 Districts; Check out this Street-View Map

As Redistricting Passes House, Philly Cut to 3 Districts; Check out this Street-View Map

Every ten years, there’s mass-hysteria from the state minority party about redistricting, mostly because they have little-to-no say over the final map’s passage, and sometimes one or more of their districts get Nagasaki’d, metaphorically speaking. That was certainly the case this year (two western PA Democrats have been drawn into the same district),...

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DAILY GRINDER: ‘Responsibility’

Actual headline: PHA took luxury trips to discuss city’s poorest. Actual text from article: “In 2009 alone, the Philadelphia Housing Authority spent more than $76,000 on two retreats, not including $3,350 paid to Ballard Spahr for one of its partners to advise senior staff on government housing regulations.” [Inky] Reps. Bob Brady’s and Chakkah Fattah’s...

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