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Full Spectrum Democracy

By: Jill Miller Zimon

My closest connection to Medina, Ohio is through a law school professor of mine who used its name regularly for hypotheticals. And the only reason I remember that is because, in trying to understand his accent, my class notes...

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Immigration, the Mayor responds

By: Dan Moulthrop

After the Cleveland State of the City, I posted some thoughts about just how immigrant friendly our city is. Today, the Mayor responded.

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Some games turn into good habits

By: Jason Russell

Simcity has become more than a passion, it has become a career. Proof that gaming isn't all bad.

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A not so open door policy

By: Dan Moulthrop

City leaders in CLE have sunk more than $1 millon into a pro-immigration program. So why doesn't the Mayor like immigration?  

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Making the Ideal Real

By: Jill Miller Zimon

School district superintendents at your neighborhood coffee? Entire city councils, state elected officials and big city mayors tweeting themselves? What's coming over people?

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