Some Ticket Splitting on Election Day 2017, Krasner Wins Anyway

Larry Krasner Wins Philly’s District Attorney RaceLarry Krasner, the “completely unelectable” progressive District Attorney candidate managed to skate through another election after dominating the May Democratic Primary. He will officially be Philly’s 26th DA next year. Geographically, the vote distribution was not terribly surprising, with Krasner dominating the City’s core and Republican candidate Beth Grossman […]

Final Results in Philly’s DA Race

Larry Krasner wins Democratic Primary in Philly’s District Attorney RaceNote: This post and related map were updated on 5/25/17 with final (100% reporting) precinct results.Final tallies are still coming in, but it’s pretty clear that progressive Larry Krasner has won the crowded D.A. race in Philly’s Democratic Primary. Krasner beat out six other candidates with, […]

Mapping Presidential Candidate Support Part 1: Pennsylvania

Challenge AcceptedTime for me to dive into this insane election. A friend of mine (who lives in NoLibs) recently made a passing comment to me that “almost everyone in South Philly is a Trump supporter.” This was a ridiculous statement from a friend who loves to troll me about my love of South Philly. Nevertheless, […]

Live Parking Capacity With Leaflet

First things first: you will notice I’ve added comments to my blog. This is new. I realize that I am now opening the floodgates to the internet, so it will be an interesting experiment. I will not hesitate to remove comments again if it gets out of hand.Here’s a quick and fun one. If you’re […]