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NEWS BRIEFS

Special Call for Stories about the Spanish Flu

Genealogical Forum of Oregon seeks stories from the public about one of history's most lethal outbreaks ...

Joint Office of Homeless Services Announces Severe Weather Strategy

Those seeking shelter should call 211 or visit 211.org. Neighbors needed to volunteer, donate cold-weather apparel ...

Q&A with Facebook's Global Director of Diversity Maxine Williams

A conversation on diversity and the tech industry ...

City Announces Laura John as Tribal Liason

Laura John brings an extensive background in tribal advocacy and community engagement to the city of Portland ...

Humboldt Sewer Repair Project Update: Dec. 4

Environmental Services continues to repair more than 3 miles of public sewer pipes ...

U.S. & WORLD NEWS

OPINION

Don’t Delay, Sign-up for Affordable Healthcare Today

The deadline to enroll or modify healthcare coverage under the Affordable Care Act is December 15. ...

The Skanner Editorial: Alabama Voters Must Reject Moore

Allegations of predatory behavior are troubling – and so is his resume ...

Payday Lenders Continue Attack on Consumer Protections

Charlene Crowell of the Center for Responsible Lending writes that two bills that favor predatory lenders has received bipartisan...

Hundreds Rallied for Meek Mill, but What About the Rest?

Lynette Monroe, a guest columnist for the NNPA Newswire, talks about Meek Mill, the shady judge that locked him up and mass...

AFRICAN AMERICANS IN THE NEWS

ENTERTAINMENT

Oregon Gov, Kate Brown speaks to the crowd of supporters after being elected as former Oregon Gov. Barbara Roberts, right, looks on at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, Ore., on Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016. (AP Photo/Steve Dykes)
By The Skanner News

last updated Nov. 9 1:30 a.m.

SENATE

Ron Wyden (D)

 

HOUSE

District 1 - Suzanne Bonamici (D)
District 2 - Greg Walden (R)
District 3 - Earl Blumenauer (D)
District 4 - Peter DeFazio (D)
District 5 - Kurt Schrader (D)

 

GOVERNOR

 Kate Brown (D)

 

ATTORNEY GENERAL

Ellen Rosenblum (D)

 

SECRETARY OF STATE

Dennis Richardson (R)

 

TREASURER

Tobias Read (D)

 

STATE SENATE

District 21 - Kathleen Taylor (D)
District 22 - Lew Frederick (D)
District 23 - Michael Dembrow (D)
District 25 - Laurie Monnes Anderson (D)

 

STATE HOUSE RACES

District 26 - Richard Vial (R)
District 28 - Jeff Barker (D)
District 32 - Deborah Boone (D)
District 33 - Mitch Greenlick (D)
District 37 - Julie Parrish (R)
District 38 - Ann Lininger (D)
District 39 - Bill Kennemer (R)
District 41 - Karin Power (D)
District 48 - Jeff Reardon (D)
District 51 - Janelle Bynum (D)

 

STATE BALLOT MEASURES

Measure 94 NO
Measure 95 YES
Measure 96 YES
Measure 97 NO
Measure 98 YES
Measure 99 YES
Measure 100 YES

 

PORTLAND CITY COUNCIL

Position No. 4 Commissioner - Chloe Eudaly

 

MULTNOMAH COUNTY COMMISSIONERS

District 1 - Sharon Meieran
District 4 - Lori Stegmann

 

LOCAL MEASURES

Metro
Measure 26-178 - Renews local option levy; protects natural areas, water quality, fish YES

City of Portland
Measure 26-179 - Bonds to fund affordable housing YES
Measure 26-180 - Establish tax on recreational marijuana sales; dedicate purposes for funds  YES

Multnomah Co.
Measure 26-181 - Amends charter, extends term limits to three consecutive terms NO
Measure 26-182 - Amends charter, commissioners may run for Chair midterm without resigning YES
Measure 26-183 - Amends Charter, changes elected sheriff position to appointed department head NO
Measure 26-184 - Limits contributions, expenditures, requires disclosure in Multnomah County candidate elections YES
Measure 26-185 - Amends charter committee appointment process, sets appointment convening timelines YES

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