Youngstown Ohio

Youngstown, Ohio | Real Urban Revival (2009):

Mayor Jay Williams, instead of making grandiose promises, offers his home town a sobering, but pragmatic urban vision for future revival.



Maryland | Performance Measurement (2009):

As Mayor of Baltimore, Martin O'Malley launched "CityState," a data-driven performance management system, an approach he is finding useful as Governor.


Oklahoma City

Oklahoma City | Urban Health (2010):

Mayor Mick Cornett has led by example, putting himself and his city on a diet, and making downtown more walkable--and vibrant--in the process. 


Alabama | Fiscal Balance (2003):

Former Governor Riley's campaign to reform his state's tax system failed at the polls, but demonstrated the kind of political courage we should demand of our leaders.

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