May 15th, 2012 8:10 pm | by WW Editorial Staff News | Posted In: City Hall, PDX News, Politics

Now It's Charlie Hales vs. Jefferson Smith in the Portland Mayor's Race

smith.halesState Rep. Jefferson Smith and former Portland City Commissioner Charlie Hales
Former city commissioner Charlie Hales and Rep. Jefferson Smith appear headed to a runoff in November in the race for Portland mayor.

As of midnight, Hales has a comfortable lead with 38 percent of the vote, followed by Smith with nearly 30 percent. Businesswoman Eileen Brady has slightly less more than 23 percent.

Only the top two finishers go on to the general election in November.

The remaining 20 candidates on the ballot are pulling about 8 percent.

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