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Obama Urban Policy

Roseland Residents Criticize Obama On Urban Issues In Meeting With Burris

Chicago Sun-Times | Abdon M. Pallasch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

President Obama got his start as a community organizer in Roseland, but a few dozen residents gathered there Saturday gave the new commander-in-chief ...

Obama's Urban Policy Office: Role For Architects?

Chicago Tribune | Blair Kamin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

With a variety of news outlets reporting that Barack Obama will form an Office of Urban Policy to coordinate the new administration's efforts on citie...

Obama To Establish Urban Policy Office

Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The intense back-stabbing amongst Democrats for top jobs in the Obama administration assumes there are a fixed number of jobs worth having. But it's l...

Candidates Must No Longer Ignore America's Metro Areas

Peter Dreier | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Peter Dreier

Increasingly, the challenges facing suburbs are the same ones facing cities. The politics that used to divide metro areas have collapsed. Indeed, in this election, suburban voters are up for grabs.