Philly Councilwoman Marion B. Tasco to Collect a $478K Pension by ‘Retiring’ for One Day and Returning to Work on Monday

Becket Adams The Blaze 12/29/2011

Philadelphia is known as the city of brotherly love and, apparently, paying out massive pensions to public employees who will continue working for the city.

Marion B. Tasco, who has been described as being “politically savvy,” will retire from her sixth term as councilwoman, collect $478,057, and then be sworn […]

Philadelphia mayor talks tough to black teenagers after ‘flash mobs’

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Dave Boyer The Washington Times 8/8/2011