Donald Trump is in the White House and Republicans control Congress, but Democrats dominate most city governments. Just how much positive change can happen at the city level? With a broad field of candidates for city council, park board, and the mayor’s office, Minneapolis is in a good position to explore both the possibilities — and limits — of municipal power.
Join 8th Ward City Council Member Elizabeth Glidden (DFL) and 2nd Ward City Council Member Cam Gordon (Green Party) for a discussion on the issues and politics of the 2017 Minneapolis city election.
Elizabeth Glidden represents the 8th Ward on the Minneapolis City Council.
Cam Gordon represents the 2nd Ward on the Minneapolis City Council.