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Q&A with City Council Candidate Liliana Rivera Baiman

Taijuan Moorman Taijuan Moorman Q&A with City Council Candidate Liliana Rivera Baiman

Since 2016, Yes We Can has promoted a progressive platform in the City of Columbus. The group says it represents working families, and is pushing policies for more affordable housing, $15 minimum wage, and implementing a ward system, among other issues. The group is currently endorsing three Columbus City Council candidates for the upcoming election […]

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2019 Yes We Can Campaign Kick Off

Anne Evans Anne Evans 2019 Yes We Can Campaign Kick Off

For the last few months, we’ve been working to identify candidates for school board and city council who align with our Yes We Can values—values like free and fair democracy. We’ll soon be putting these candidates up for an endorsement vote by our membership. We originally planned to ask our membership to vote on our […]

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After Public Opposition to $12,707.79 Limit, Council Delays Vote on Campaign Finance Reform

Madeline Stocker Madeline Stocker After Public Opposition to $12,707.79 Limit, Council Delays Vote on Campaign Finance Reform

Columbus City Council has agreed to delay the vote on Mayor Andrew Ginther’s proposed $12,707.79 campaign contribution limit. The decision came after last week’s public hearing, where voters voiced opposition to the limit and to the rushed nature of the proposal. No one spoke in favor of the limit. “If you pass this proposal, Columbus […]

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Yes We Can Coffee Shop Hours

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Yes We Can Coffee Shop Hours

Curious about what Yes We Can is all about? Miss hanging out with us? Come join us for coffee shop hours! We’ll be there to talk about anything and everything Columbus. Look for the Yes We Can sign on our table!

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YWC Membership Meeting

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill YWC Membership Meeting

Come hang out and learn more about Yes We Can, our vision for a stronger Columbus, and our plans for the future! Whether you’re a committed volunteer or totally new, our membership meetings are open to any and all. Plus, free pizza! More about us: We’re a group of grassroots volunteers fighting to make Columbus […]

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Yes We Can Coffee Shop Hours

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Yes We Can Coffee Shop Hours

Curious about what Yes We Can is all about? Miss hanging out with us? Come join us for coffee shop hours! We’ll be there to talk about anything and everything Columbus. Look for the Yes We Can sign on our table!

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Realtor Emmanuel Remy Appointed to Council

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Realtor Emmanuel Remy Appointed to Council

During their Monday night meeting, Columbus City Council voted unanimously to appoint Emmanuel Remy as their newest member. Remy has been a realtor with Coldwell Banker King Thompson for the last six years and Northland Council President for the last five years. He was selected from a pool of 13 finalists, narrowed down from 36 […]

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