John Kitzhaber And The "Elephant In The Room"


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For someone who once called Oregon "ungovernable," ex-Gov. John Kitzhaber sure sounded ready to run for his old job in an appearance today at the City Club of Portland. Kitzhaber, whom insiders say is already out soliciting endorsements for another gubernatorial run in 2010, was introduced as the "only person who can tell you for sure" if he will or won't run again. Yet he never mentioned ...   More
 
Friday, May 29, 2009 HANK STERN

Four Inspiring Women Pick Up Their Skidmore Prize Honors


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Four women doing incredible work in local non-profits each got a $4,000 check today as part of this year's Skidmore Prize ceremony hosted by City Club of Portland at the Governor Hotel. The prize winners (from left to right in the photo above) are Fowzia Abdulle, an advocate and case manager at Bradley Angle House's Healing Roots center; lawyer Jennifer Gilmore of Child Centered Solutions; Amy ...   More
 
Friday, November 20, 2009 Brittany Rogers

Adams' State of the City Address: Some Promises, Few Details, No Recall (Updated at 4:50 pm)


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In his second State of the City address, Mayor Sam Adams today wandered around Portland's urban landscape, introducing two "Joe the Plumber" characters and weaving those characters' needs for jobs, education and transportation into a tale of where he hopes to steer the city. Adams unveiled three new real-life programs to the standing-room City Club of Portland audience at the Governor Hotel: 1. ...   More
 
Friday, February 5, 2010 NIGEL JAQUISS

City Council Candidate Debate: If Everybody Loves the Portland Beavers, How Come Nobody Watches Them?


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At today's City Club debate with city Commissioner Dan Saltzman and candidates Jesse Cornett and Mary Volm, the two challengers went after Saltzman for being the third (and therefore decisive) vote approving Merritt Paulson's proposal to bring Major League Soccer to Portland. The underlying theme of the campaign is that Saltzman, who is seeking his fourth term, has outlived his usefulness. The ...   More
 
Friday, April 23, 2010 NIGEL JAQUISS

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