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  • Subject: Politics and Government
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    • Interview with Bruce H. Akers, Vincent C. Campanella and Richard A. Ganim, May 6, 2011 [video]

    • Akers, Bruce H.; Campanella, Vincent C.; Ganim, Richard A.;Perk, Ralph J.;Mayors; Mayoral Administration of Ralph J. Perk; Politics and Government; Oral histories; Recollections; Interviews; Klein, Richard
    • Bruce H. Akers served the Perk Administration first as Special Executive Assistant (1975-76) and then as Chief of Staff (1976-77). He also served on the Pepper Pike City Council for many years (1971-75, 1979-91). Mr. Akers further distinguished...
    • Interview with Robert T. Bennett, May 13, 2011 [video]

    • Bennett, Robert T.; Perk, Ralph J.; Mayors; Mayoral Administration of Ralph J. Perk; Politics and Government; Oral histories; Recollections; Interviews; Klein, Richard
    • Robert T. Bennett served as Perk’s campaign manager in the 1971 mayoral elections. He was also one of the mayor’s closest advisors. Prior to joining Perk’s team, Mr. Bennett was the campaign manager for U.S. Senator Robert Taft Jr. Mr. Bennett...
    • Interview with Robert T. Bennett and Patrick A. Sweeney, May 13, 2011

    • Bennett, Robert T.; Sweeney, Patrick A.; Perk, Ralph J.; Mayors; Mayoral Administration of Ralph J. Perk; Politics and Government; Oral histories; Recollections; Interviews; Klein, Richard
    • Robert T. Bennett served as Perk’s campaign manager in the 1971 mayoral elections. He was also one of the mayor’s closest advisors. Prior to joining Perk’s team, Mr. Bennett was the campaign manager for U.S. Senator Robert Taft Jr. Mr. Bennett...
    • Interview with Valerie Schwonek Blazey and Judge Raymond L. Pianka, April 29, 2011 [video]

    • Blazey, Valerie Schwonek; Pianka, Raymond L.; Mayors; Perk, Ralph J.; Mayoral Administration of Ralph J. Perk; Politics and Government; Oral histories; Recollections; Interviews; Klein, Richard
    • Valerie Schwonek Blazey is the daughter of one of the mayor's closest friends. She first became interested in public service when she worked on Perk's Advance Team (1969). She later volunteered in the mayoral campaign. Her public service career...
    • Interview with Richard L. Boyan, June 22, 2011 [video]

    • Boyan, Richard L.; Perk, Ralph J.; Mayors; Mayoral Administration of Ralph J. Perk; Politics and Government; Oral histories; Recollections; Interviews; Klein, Richard
    • Richard L. Boylan served the Perk Administration as Director of the LEAA Impact Cities Crime Prevention Program (1973-75) and as Interim Director of the Cleveland Workhouse (1974). Mr. Boylan and Cleveland's Safety Director James T. Carney...
    • Interview with Grace L. Drake and Richard W. Pogue, April 15, 2011 [video]

    • Drake, Grace L.; Pogue, Richard W.; Perk, Ralph J.; Mayors; Mayoral Administration of Ralph J. Perk; Politics and Government; Oral histories; Recollections; Interviews; Klein, Richard
    • Grace L. Drake served in the Ohio Senate from 1984 until 2001. Term limits forced her to step down in 2001. She served on the Ohio Women's Policy & Research Commission, the Ohio Care & Welfare Reform Committee and the Medicaid Long-Term Care...
    • Interview with Mark L. Driscoll, June 9, 2011 [video]

    • Driscoll, Mark L.; Mayors; Perk, Ralph J.; Mayoral Administration of Ralph J. Perk; Politics and Government; Oral histories; Recollections; Interviews; Klein, Richard
    • Mark L. Driscoll served the Perk Administration first as Assistant Director of the Office of Budget & Management (1971-76) and then as its Director (1976-77). After Perk's defeat in the 1977 primaries, Mr. Driscoll worked in the accounting firm of...
    • Pay raises

    • Eating & drinking; Taxes; Unemployed; Municipal officials; Municipal government
    • A man wearing a bib that reads, "pay raises," tells the waiter with a towel labeled "Cleveland" to "put it on his tab" as it points out the window to man labeled "layoff" looking inside at the feast from outside of the restaurant.
    • City council

    • Editorial cartoons; City council members; Municipal government
    • A large hand has a group of eight tiny people labeled "city council" poised at the tip of its thumb with the middle finger behind them ready to flick the people off. Note above drawing: "If council reduction passes."
    • Computer operator's mistake

    • Editorial cartoons; Computers; Cleveland Public Schools; Municipal government
    • In six frames a man explains "It's too bad the schools and the city will lose millions in income due to a computer operator's mistake. Still, I find it refreshing to note that in this age of hi-tech... to err is still human."
    • It's a cinch with Voinovich

    • Editorial cartoons; Mayoral Administration Of George V. Voinovich; Voinovich, George; Kucinich, Dennis; Political elections
    • Editorial cartoon by Ray Osrin with a caricature of George Voinovich wearing a Mayor button while sitting behind a desk with two name plates-- the first says "It's a cinch," the second "with Voinovich." Behind him a name plate labeled "Kucinich" is...
    • Forbes seeks new fees for street boxes

    • Editorial cartoons; Newspaper vendors; Political posters; Forbes, George L.
    • The headline on a newspaper inside of a street box reads "Forbes seeks new fee for street boxes." Next to the box, a telephone pole and garbage can are covered in signs-- most of which are election campaign posters.
    • Tryouts today for mayor of Cleveland

    • Editorial cartoons; Political elections; Mayors; Cleveland
    • Editorial cartoon by Ray Osrin of a bearded man in patched clothes looking at a sign on the side of a building which reads, "Tryouts today for mayor of Cleveland - own equipment necessary - free parking - must be over 18."
    • Mayoral race

    • Editorial cartoons; Political elections; Political cartoons; Political participation
    • Editorial cartoon of a man labeled "Cleveland Politics" jumping over a sleepy hound dog labeled "Mayoral Race" who is laying next to a ball. The man says "C'mon boy! Let's go! Here we go, c'mon..." The cartoon is signed in the upper left corner...
    • A Declaration of Independence 1979

    • Editorial cartoons; Political participation; Political elections
    • Editorial cartoon by Ray Osrin of an 18th Century-fashioned sleeve, with a hand pushing a voting lever next to the words "Your Vote". A piece of parchment displays "A Declaration of Independence 1979." The cartoon is signed in the upper left...

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