Spencer Overton on the Voting Rights Act 50 Years Later
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 11:21pm



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Spencer Overton on the Voting Rights Act, changes in voter turnout, and the politics of voter supression.

An Initiative of the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies
Tuesday, June 3, 2014 - 3:25am



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The Healthy Eating & Active Living Initiative
Wednesday, May 7, 2014 - 3:59am



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Check out the amazing work by our Cuyahoga Place Matters team. The Healthy Eating & Active Living Initiative is sweeping through the Buckeye, Larchmere, and Woodland Hills neighborhoods on the East Side of Cleveland, Ohio. Gaining momentum on the neighborhood level, residents are coming together to promote healthier local options – both for food and exercise.

Get involved: http://www.letshealcleveland.com
Click here for more information about Cuyahoga Place Matters team.

How County Health Rankings Can Improve Health
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - 12:34pm



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Friday, April 4, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation held a Google+ Hangout to explore how the 2014 County Health Rankings can be used to promote healthy communities. Joint Center Health Policy Institute Vice President and Director, Dr. Brian Smedley was featured as an expert panelist, and discussed why County Health Rankings are critical to understanding the importance of place as an upstream driver of health. #PLACEMATTERS

For more information, please visit Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.