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Almost 400 arrests in the city last year for panhandling-related offenses involved just 78 suspects, an indication that the same people are panhandling over and over.
Says Milwaukee blacks have 55 percent male unemployment, 60 percent truancy, a 50 percent graduation rate, the "worst" reading scores and "lead" in infant mortality.
Twenty percent of housing in Portland’s Pearl District is ‘affordable.’
"Eleven years ago, the city of Detroit lifted the residency requirement for police officers and today, 53 percent of officers live outside of the city. If we want the tax base of Milwaukee to resemble the tax base of Detroit, this is the way to go."
Welfare programs caused more long-term damage to Detroit than the atomic bomb caused to Hiroshima
Tarpon Springs takes its homeless to St. Petersburg.
The addition of a 1 percent sales tax would cost a typical household in Hillsborough County approximately $12 a month.
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