Johnson and Vidas highlight policy positions in Center City debate

Vidas and Johnson sparred over a variety of city issues such as the soda tax, the city tax abatement and term limits.

(South Philly Review, Apr 9, 2019)

Kenyatta Johnson faces Lauren Vidas in race to represent Point Breeze, Philly’s second district

(, Apr 8, 2019)

New Blood: Lauren Vidas

The former Council staffer and lobbyist is challenging Councilman Kenyatta Johnson. Her slogan? “Expect more and demand better.”
(The Philadelphia Citizen, Mar 8 2019)

Should ‘City Council member’ be a lifetime gig? Allan Domb doesn’t think so.

(, Feb 21, 2019)

How fear helps Philly politicians stay in power

Why it’s near impossible for challengers to unseat someone on City Council.
(Billy Penn, Feb 14, 2019)

The FBI’s Interest in Kenyatta Johnson Appears to Be Heating Up

A Northern Liberties lawyer received an intriguing call from an FBI agent the same day the feds announced charges against Johnny Doc and Bobby Henon.(Philadelphia Magazine, Feb 13, 2019)

Johnny Doc case: Which city councilman needed a soda tax ‘hug’? Kenyatta Johnson, sources say.

(, Feb 8 2019)

Philadelphia Councilman Kenyatta Johnson helped friend make $165,000 flipping city-owned lots

(, Nov 20, 2018)


Bill to ban new 3-story homes in Point Breeze, Grays Ferry introduced by Councilman Johnson

(The Philadelphia Tribune, Nov 7, 2018)

No need for study: Don’t take away our trash cans

(, Sept 28, 2018)

Lauren Vidas running against Philly City Councilman Kenyatta Johnson

(City and State, Aug 28, 2018)

Expect More. Demand Better.