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Houston Loses To Milwaukee In Bid To Host Democratic National Convention In 2020

Posted on · Mayor Turner says he is "deeply disappointed" because Houston's bid brought together people from both major political parties and showed the Bayou City represents the demographic future of America.

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Former Milwaukee Mayor Offers Outsider’s Look into Houston’s Urban Space

Posted on · John Norquist, the former mayor of Milwaukee, thinks Houston should get rid of the Pierce Elevated. Why should we care what he has to say? Well, he’s an author, a longtime proponent of removing freeways from urban centers, and he’ll speak about just that tonight (Sept. 22, 2015) at Rice’s Kinder Institute for Urban Research. Norquist […]