Hundreds rally for Killion clean energy legislation

MediaNews Group Senator Tom Killion (R-Chester and Delaware) joined hundreds of citizens in the Capitol rotunda to rally for his ...
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General assistance in Pa. is too important to lose Opinion

The Philadelphia Inquirer Danielle, 40, wanted to leave an abusive relationship but relied on her partner for food and housing ...
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Legislation aims to find $125 million to repair crumbling Pennsylvania public school buildings

The Center Square Too many of Philadelphia’s school buildings are in poor shape, with mold, asbestos and other physical issues ...
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LTE: Fair Workweek legislation deserves support

Bucks County Courier Times In the past, when you pulled up to a fast food window, you would likely have ...
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These women were elected as democratic socialists. Now they’re trying to figure out what that means.

Washington Post State Rep. Sara Innamorato stood outside the restaurant, staring at her phone, contemplating what to do next. Should ...
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Pa. lawmakers push to eliminate litter and single-use plastic

Daily Collegian Plastic straws, plastic bags and Styrofoam food-takeout containers could be on their way out in Pennsylvania if some ...
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Labor, legislators say $170 million needed to make immediate repairs in dangerous city schools

The Notebook Labor leaders and elected officials in the Fund Our Facilities Coalition demanded an immediate $170 million investment Friday ...
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If we want a future for our kids and ourselves, we must tackle climate change

Elizabeth Fiedler The biggest issue facing my peers is climate change. Ecological devastation may not be the most immediate threat ...
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On the agenda for Pennsylvania’s DSA-backed freshmen: small steps toward a larger progressive vision

Pennsylvania Capital - Star Elizabeth Fiedler may be new to Harrisburg, but she’s well aware of the math equation that ...
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Freshman Rep. Fiedler assigned to House committees

South Philly Review You may have heard of Senate or House committees in Pennsylvania’s state government, but you may not ...
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Can Philadelphia’s new and different delegation to Harrisburg mean anything new and different for Philadelphia?

The Inquirer In broad terms, this is noteworthy. Philly’s delegation to Harrisburg for the two-year session just getting started has ...
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Fiedler opens new office in Lower Moyamensing

South Philly Review State Representative-elect Elizabeth Fiedler, who will begin representing Pennsylvania’s 184th state house district starting in January, opened ...
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Democratic socialists scored in PA’s midterms. Is the revolution next?

Billy Penn The story of the 2018 midterms in Pennsylvania could be told many ways. It was the Year of ...
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Did a blue wave pass through South Philly?

South Philly Review South Philly politics boiled down to essentially three key races this past election: The election for the ...
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Fiedler Changes Face of 184th District

Public Record Elizabeth Fiedler emerged triumphantly as the winner of the 184th Legislative District after running a well-crafted and strenuous ...
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Fiedler fields questions from voters in South Philly town hall

South Philly Review Pennsylvania State House District 184 candidate Elizabeth Fiedler took to South House, a bar and restaurant on ...
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Parents want to work political races. But who will watch the kids?

Elizabeth is groundbreaking in offering childcare in the campaign office for volunteers with young kids. But the fact that this ...
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3 female millennial Democratic nominees in Pennsylvania want to change the party from within

Elizabeth is part of a movement bigger than herself, one that’s transforming the landscape of Pennsylvania’s leaders. It’s becoming younger ...
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‘A political revolution’: Meet the left-wing group that’s slaying Democratic giants in Philly

Reclaim Philadelphia is a progressive organization formed “from the ashes” of the Bernie Sanders presidential campaign that supports progressive candidates ...
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The left-wing uprising that led to Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s victory in N.Y.? It happened first in Pa.

Though Ocasio-Cortez’s campaign is getting a lot of nationwide attention, it’s not the first time progressives have beat incumbents; Elizabeth ...
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A Socialist Wave in Pennsylvania?

Elizabeth is pushing the party lines with her platform, which poses an interesting question about the future of the Democratic ...
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The Millennial Socialists Are Coming

“The Millennial Socialists Are Coming” This opinion piece talks about how Fiedler, Ocasio-Cortez, and Lee give hope for progressivism. It ...
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How Elizabeth Fiedler beat the odds and the establishment in the 184th

Elizabeth’s job as a reporter connected her to the people of South Philly, but so did her role as a ...
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How Friendship and a Group Chat Helped These 3 Candidates Win Their Primaries

It's ubiquitous. Find any group of modern, even slightly tech-savvy women—especially those that need to stay connected while miles apart—and, ...
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The biggest winners and losers in Pennsylvania’s 2018 primary election

Every Pennsylvania election since President Trump won office has been transformative — and Tuesday’s primary was no different. Trumpism won ...
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Former WHYY reporter Elizabeth Fiedler beats Johnny Doc ally on his turf

Elizabeth Fiedler, a former WHYY reporter, won a contentious Democratic primary for a state House seat in South Philadelphia, in ...
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A Democratic-Socialist Landslide in Pennsylvania

Over the past six months, three women running in Pennsylvania’s Democratic primaries have grown to be close friends. Summer Lee, ...
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Poll shows Fiedler leading PA 184th House District Dem primary

A leaked poll, commissioned by allies of 184th House District candidate Jonathan “JR” Rowan, shows rival Democrat Elizabeth Fiedler with ...
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Will Philly’s Democratic establishment stand strong or fall on Election Day?

May 10 Nina Ahmad, a Bangladeshi immigrant running for lieutenant governor against the grandson of a congressman, says Pennsylvania needs ...
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Elizabeth Fiedler Endorsed by Planned Parenthood

Elizabeth Fiedler is honored to announce she has been endorsed by Planned Parenthood. Elizabeth is an active community member and ...
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Fiedler Endorsed by PennEnvironment and the Pennsylvania Sierra Club

Elizabeth is honored to accept the endorsements of PennEnvironment and Pennsylvania Sierra Club, two organizations that are dedicated to protecting ...
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Fiedler Endorsed by Neighborhood Networks and 215 People’s Alliance

Elizabeth Fiedler is excited to announce endorsements from Neighborhood Networks, an independent progressive political organization that emerged from the city’s grassroots ...
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Emily’s List and National Organization of Women Endorse Elizabeth Fiedle

As a working mother, Elizabeth Fiedler is honored to announce endorsements from National Organization of Women (NOW) and Emily’s List. Elizabeth ...
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Elizabeth Fiedler, Labor Candidate, Receives Endorsements from UniteHere!, PASNAP and Working Families Party

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Media@elizabethfiedler.com (267) 467-3308 MARCH 12, 2018 PHILADELPHIA, PA — Elizabeth Fiedler is proud to announce she has received ...
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Fiedler Snaps up Union Backing

Elizabeth Fiedler, a candidate for the 184th Legislative District in South Philadelphia. has received the endorsements of Pennsylvania Association of ...
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Reporter-turned-politician Elizabeth Fiedler seeks to represent the 184th district.

If you talk to Fiedler, you might recognize her voice; she was a politics and community affairs reporter for WHYY, ...
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State Rep Races Take Dramatic Turns

The endorsement for Elizabeth Fiedler from Reclaim Philadelphia is a significant milestone for the campaign Reclaim Philadelphia’s emphasis on relational, ...
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Fiedler Campaign Opens Office at 12th and Tasker

"Journalist Elizabeth Fiedler reports raising $52,724 raised as of the end of 2017 – not bad for a state rep ...
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Elizabeth Fiedler Releases Astonishing Fundraising Numbers

Contact person: Amanda McIllmurray media@elizabethfiedler.com PHILADELPHIA, PA — Elizabeth Fiedler is a working mom from a working class family. She’s ...
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Elizabeth Fiedler’s Statement on Sexual Harassment

Contact person: Amanda McIllmurray 267-467-3308 Amanda.McIllmurray@gmail.com Like many of you, I have spent the last few weeks hearing stories of ...
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Fearless!

Contact person: Amanda McIllmurray media@elizabethfiedler.com PHILADELPHIA, PA - Big news! Earlier today I accepted the formal endorsement of Joe Khan ...
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South Philadelphia community leaders endorse Elizabeth Fiedler for State Representative

Philadelphia, PA -- Today, a dozen community leaders from across South Philadelphia threw their support behind Elizabeth Fiedler’s campaign for ...
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Fiedler candidacy a sign of South Philly’s changing demographics

Elizabeth Fiedler is running for office with a three-month-old baby at her side. “Walking” might be a better way to ...
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Elizabeth Fiedler to Run for State Representative in the 184th District

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 12th, 2017 Contact: Hannah Jeffrey hannah.h.jeffrey@gmail.com 804-519-5233 Philadelphia, PA -- This afternoon at 4:30 in Dickinson ...
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Former reporter Fiedler running for Pa. State House, hoping to unseat Keller in South Philly

Former WHYY reporter Elizabeth Fiedler announced Tuesday she's getting into politics, running in next year's Democratic primary for a South ...
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Our individual struggles differ, but we all have a stake in this fight.

I’ve talked to so many people, as a public radio reporter and in my daily life. People are hurting. I ...
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With Obamacare Safe for Now, Local Activists Push for Medicare-for-All

For many activists, there's no time to waste on unresponsive elected officials when it comes to the nation's health care ...
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Former WHYY reporter, ex-Philly detective look to run for same South Philly office

“I think my time as a journalist really informs the way I interact with people,” Fiedler said. “One skill that ...
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Former WHYY reporter to run against Rep. Bill Keller

Former WHYY correspondent Elizabeth Fiedler will launch a campaign against longtime South Philadelphia Rep. William Keller for the 2018 midterm ...
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