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July

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Why the Cuyahoga County arts and culture renewal levy needs your support

Marty McGann, the GCP’s senior vice president of advocacy, discusses the importance of the Cuyahoga County arts and culture renewal levy and why the organization supports it.

The ballot issue calls for the 10-year continuation of the 30 cents per pack tax on cigarettes, which, over the past nine years, has provided about $125 million for 300 Greater Cleveland arts and cultural organizations of all sizes. Click to watch.

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2016 RNC: Learn how you can volunteer

Ensuring involvement by Cleveland and Northeast Ohio companies, businesses and residents is an extremely important part of hosting the 2016 Republican National Convention.

Volunteer opportunities will include airport greeters, hotel greeters, transportation greeters, street ambassadors, and hospitality. Learn more.

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GCP advocacy efforts secure state budget items important to our members

In this week’s “GCP Insight” video, the Greater Cleveland Partnership’s senior director of government advocacy Alesha Washington discusses how the organization was successful in securing items of importance to our members in the recently signed two-year, $71 billion state budget bill.


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Why GCP is opposing Ohio legislature bills that interfere with home rule

In this week’s “GCP Insight” interview, Commission on Economic Inclusion Executive Director Brian Hall discusses why a Cleveland public–private partnership is opposing two bills in the Ohio legislature that would eliminate local governments’ ability to ensure that construction projects in the region benefit the local workforce.

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