The collective ideas of Robert M. Lafollette, governor of Wisconsin, that became the basis of the Progressive Movement.
The 16th Amendment allowed for the collection of taxes on personal and corporate income (Progressive tax).
The protection and preservation f natural resources, begun by the Federal Government by Theodore Roosevelt.
Officials elected by the people that control the finances of the city. They Hire a city manager.
A professional manager hired by the city commission to handle the day to day operations of the city.