Philadelphia mayor discusses Philadelphia, unrest in Ferguson

Rolling out spoke exclusively to Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter at the Democratic National Committee meeting in Atlanta. Nutter spoke at length on Ferguson, Missouri, Michael Brown and issues confronting the inner city and law enforcement. Mayor Nutter what was your reaction to the Michael Brown shooting and the ongoing disturbances in Ferguson? First and foremost, the […]

Philly Mayor Under Fire for Restoring Salaries at City Hall, Halting Pay for Firefighters

Philadelphia firefighters were so incensed that Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter restored salaries for high-ranking City Hall officials — but halted pay increases for firefighters — that they took to the streets in protest. This decision puts the mayor in the hot seat. There have been very vocal opponents of Nutter’s recent financial decisions, including the […]