CU on Charter Commission: Not Enough Time for Major Changes; Prevent Future Charter Gamesmanship

CU on Charter Commission: Not Enough Time for Major Changes; Prevent Future Charter Gamesmanship

By Citizens Union Today, we will testify before the 2024 New York City Charter Commission’s Government and Election Reform Hearing.  Throughout its 125-year history, Citizens Union has supported periodic comprehensive reviews of the New York City Charter absent a political agenda via the appointment of an independent Charter Revision Commission to ensure that city government […]

Will German Americans again put Donald Trump over the top in the presidential election?

Will German Americans again put Donald Trump over the top in the presidential election?

By: Per Urlaub and David Huenlich // TheConversation.com Editorial credit: Consolidated News Photos / Shutterstock.com German Americans paved Donald Trump’s road into the White House in 2016 through Iowa, Wisconsin, Michigan, Ohio and Pennsylvania. This ethnic group barely receives attention in American media and politics. The Midwest, home to many German Americans, is a battleground for the 2020 presidential election. […]