The Civic Commons Blog Post

The Squeaky Wheel

By: Andrew Samtoy

How do you get the attention of politicians?  Squeak.  

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The Civic Commons Blog Post

Balances and Checks

By: Andrew Samtoy

We all know that Cleveland and Cuyahoga County are spending money on things like roads, bridges, stadium upgrades, and hotels.  But how are these decisions made, and who makes them?  

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The Civic Commons Blog Post

Government Money Talk

By: Andrew Samtoy

Cleveland's own political kingmaker Mark Hanna allegedly said that only two things mattered in politics; the first was money, and he forgot what the second one was. 

Here in Cleveland, money matters - especially how money is...

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Civic Commons and ideastream join forces with Knight Foundation s...

By: Mike Shafarenko

Civic Commons and ideastream join forces with Knight Foundation support - that's the news, here's the story behind it. 

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