Comcast Throws Hat Into Philadelphia Mayoral Race

Philadelphia will elect a new mayor May 15, and Comcast and its CN8, The Comcast Network want to keep voters in the City of Brotherly Love informed.

The MSO and its regional cable network launched Candidates On Demand Tuesday. Through Election Day, in-depth candidate interviews will be available 24 hours per day, seven days per week.

Candidates who accepted CN8’s invitation to tape interviews included U.S. Rep. Bob Brady (D-Pa.), Pennsylvania State Rep. Dwight Evans, U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah (D-Pa.), businessman Tom Knox, former City Councilman Michael Nutter, Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce president Al Taubenberger and Queena Bass.