April 16, 2019

Philly could elect its first millennial to City Council

Katherine Gilmore Richardson had spent 11 years working in City Council when she decided to run for a seat herself. So she was surprised to get pushback from people telling her to wait her turn. “If I had a dollar for every time I heard that phrase, ‘Wait a few years,’ or, ‘But you’re so young!’” said Richardson, 35, a …

Continue reading