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In the Political Arena an Underdog Challenger Must Be Creative to Force an Incumbent to a Debate

Rich Rubino | Posted 09.30.2014 | Politics
Rich Rubino

In every election cycle, voters witness the spectacle of an underdog candidate challenging an incumbent elected official to participate in a series of debates. This is usually a starting bid, with the underdog hoping the incumbent will engage in at least one debate.

Cities as Laboratories, Discovering America's Healthcare Solutions

Sue Siegel | Posted 12.02.2013 | Impact
Sue Siegel

What would happen if we applied that same type of curiosity -- that innovative laboratory mindset -- to our current healthcare system. Could we make a dent in the $2.8 trillion dollar health care bill we're expected this year?

2012 COUNTDOWN: Mayors Urge Obama, Romney To Get Real

Howard Fineman | Posted 12.02.2012 | Politics
Howard Fineman

If you want hope and change in politics, mayors offer tons of it. The key to success in their jobs, they say, is to avoid -- as indeed they do -- partisan bickering and focus on What Works.

StimCity: What America's Mayors Think of the Stimulus

Harry Moroz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Harry Moroz

Stimulus projects designed for job creation have proven ineffective. To find out why, I spoke with a handful of the nation's mayors, both Democratic and Republican.

Oklahoma Politicos: "Homos" Should be Ordered Into Treatment

Lisa Derrick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lisa Derrick

In a bid to court conservatives, the duo seem to be teaming up to rid the state library system of all gay and lesbian materials, as well as those their church-based philosophies find objectionable.