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The Charter Amendments Mean Change

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Last Wednesday afternoon, City Council and Charter Commission chair Myron Lowery was "grinning like a Cheshire cat."

Barack Obama had won the presidency the night before and every single one of the Charter Commission's referenda had been approved by more than 70 percent of local voters. The amendments to the city charter included term limits for the mayor and council, staggered terms for the council, and suspensions with pay for officials charged with misconduct ...

Read the rest of Mary Cashiola's "In the Bluff" column.

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