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Cranley vs. Black: 4 lessons from the power struggle

Apr 22, 2018 - The Cincinnati Enquirer (Ohio)

Now that the bitter stalemate between Cincinnati Mayor John Cranley and City Manager Harry Black is over, did we learn anything? Here are four takeaways from the six-week battle:

1. You can't trust City Hall.

City Hall has done a great job emulating Washington this year. Politics Extra can't think of one significant, people-focused legislation or project that's gotten done since the new term started. Yes, Council narrowly passed the West End stadium deal, but that fight might not be ...