Posted on 03/19/12
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Study: Middle-class Ohioans wouldn’t get enough for a tank of gas
Poor and middle-income Ohioans would get little out of Gov. John Kasich’s proposed income-tax cut, while the highest-income Ohioans would see reductions in the thousands of dollars, according to a report issued today by Policy Matters Ohio. While House Republicans have sidelined the proposal for now, Rep. Ron Amstutz, chair of the Finance and Appropriations Committee, has indicated it will be taken up in the future.
The analysis found that Ohioans in the top 1 percent of the income spectrum earning at least $321,000 a year on average... read more
Posted on 01/25/12
Following a national engagement strategy that included similar gatherings in California and Rhode Island, Emerald Cities Cleveland organized a high-level stakeholder meeting focused on advocating for an equitable allocation of resources to the multifamily housing... read more
Posted on 11/22/11
You are invited to a town hall on consumer finance at the Cleveland Public Library Louis Stokes Wing Auditorium.
525 Superior Avenue N.E.
Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 5:30 P.M._________________________Remarks by Raj Date, Special Advisor to... read more
Posted on 10/27/11
David Rothstein will present at two upcoming conferences. He'll speak on the impact of foreclosures on families at 'Foreclosures and the Family', sponsored by Community Housing Solutions on Thursday, October 27, from 8:30 am to... read more
Posted on 09/20/11
Wendy Patton joined a panel on Issue 2 and its effect on women in the workplace, moderated by former State Senator Gene Branstool, who authored Ohio’s collective bargaining law, on September 20 in Columbus. read more
Posted on 09/16/11
On September 16, Oberlin College hosts the Northern Ohio's Clean Energy Future conference for government, community, business, energy, and institutional leaders interested in revitalizing Northern Ohio's local economy. Panelists will discuss investment-driven solutions in renewable... read more
Posted on 09/08/11
Economic development can be community development. It can be environmental and human development. Over long decades of low-road development, we seem to have forgotten these things. But now we have to recognize there is a... read more
Posted on 09/08/11
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