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Time to rethink City Council? -- Open Thread

The newest "It's Our Money" op-ed has hit the paper. Our topic this week is Philadelphia City Council. Are taxpayers getting the best representation for the money we spend? What are some possible reforms that could help City Council function better? Read the article by clicking here and use this post as an open thread for discussion.

Time to rethink City Council? -- Open Thread

The newest "It's Our Money" op-ed has hit the paper. Our topic this week is Philadelphia City Council. Are taxpayers getting the best representation for the money we spend? What are some possible reforms that could help City Council function better?

Read the article by clicking here and use this post as an open thread for discussion.

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Every year, city government spends slightly more than $4 billion. Where does all that money come from? More importantly, where does it go? Are we getting the most bang for our tax buck? “It's Our Money” is a joint project between Philadelphia Daily News and WHYY, funded by the William Penn Foundation, designed to answer these questions.

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