Results for Philadelphia Mayor

Add to feed Create your own feed

Latest

‘Step up or step aside’ — The mayor of Philadelphia called on lawmakers to pass gun reform after 6 officers were shot in an hours-long standoff

Philadelphia Mayor Kenney's daughter got into fight with councilwoman's daughter at Jersey Shore, police say

‘Step up or step aside’ — The mayor of Philadelphia called on lawmakers to pass gun reform after 6 officers were shot in an hours-long standoff

Daughters of the Philadelphia mayor and a North Wildwood councilwoman were arrested after brawling on the streets outside a bar.

As the standoff between a man wielding an assault-style rifle and Philadelphia officers unfolded Wednesday night, Mayor Jim Kenney listened to round after round of gunfire crackle over the radios.

Mayor Jim Kenney is mostly powerless when it comes to regulating guns in Philadelphia, even though he’s the top elected official in the city.

The daughters of Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney and a New Jersey councilwoman are accused of brawling in a street fight at the Jersey shore. Police say the altercation took place early Sunday morning in North Wildwood in an area where many bars are located.

“Our officers need help, they need help with gun control,” Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney said. “They don’t deserve to be shot at with an unlimited supply of weapons and unlimited supply of bullets.’’

Daughters of Philadelphia mayor and N.J. councilwoman charged after Jersey Shore street fight: police

Kellyanne Conway questions competence of Philadelphia mayor for comments made after shooting

Loading
Loading

Most relevant

Philadelphia Mayor: “Our officers need help. They need help. They need help with gun control. They need help with keeping these weapons out of these people’s hands.”

WATCH: Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney says his officers “need help with gun control,” taking aim at state and federal lawmakers who he says “don’t want to stand up to the NRA” and “preempt” local officials on gun control legislation.

10 Poorest Cities in America - % below poverty level 1. Detroit 32.5% 2. Buffalo 29.9% 3. Cincinnati 27.8% 4. Cleveland 27.0% 5. Miami 26.9% 5. St. Louis 26.8% 7. El Paso 26.4% 8. Milwaukee 26.2% 9. Philadelphia 25.1% 10. Newark 24.2% None have had a Republican Mayor since 1989

Philadelphia Mayor Kenney: "Donald Trump is meaningless to this whole process, he's meaningless to the city and the city's success. He tries at every chance he gets to tear cities down, and eventually he'll be gone."

@Mayor_Nutter  of Philadelphia, who is doing a terrible job, should be ashamed for using such a disgusting word in referring to me.Low life!

Philadelphia Mayor Kenney: "Donald Trump is meaningless to this whole process, he's meaningless to the city and the city's success. He tries at every chance he gets to tear cities down, and eventually he'll be gone."

"There's no one more disrespectful to this country than the President...the guy talks about being patriotic, he avoided the draft five times in Vietnam." Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney has his say on Trump canceling Philadelphia Eagles White House visit.

Philadelphia mayor on Trump: “It’s about me, me, me and me. And that’s all he thinks about every day. It’s not about the country. It’s not about the citizens. It’s not about what’s best for this country. It’s about what’s best for him. And that’s not what the presidency is about”

The mayor of Philadelphia ripped into President Trump for disinviting the Eagles from the White House.

tweet picture

mayor of Philadelphia on Trump: “our President is not a true patriot, but a fragile egomaniac obsessed with crowd size and afraid of the embarrassment of throwing a party to which no one wants to attend”

Loading
Loading