Clackamas County Releases Investigative Report On Complaint Against Ludlow and Smith

Investigator didn't believe Ludlow and Smith denials

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The Clackamas County Board of Commissioners this afternoon released a 15-page investigative report (PDF) conducted in response to a workplace complaint filed by a now-former county lobbyist against County Chair John Ludlow and Commissioner Tootie Smith. As WW reported last week, the complaint, filed by former county staff lobbyist Jared Anderson in April, alleged that he Smith discriminated against ...   More
 
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 NIGEL JAQUISS

Clackamas County Chairman John Ludlow Apologizes for Alleged Racist and Sexist Remarks: Updated

Documents report Ludlow made comments about Mexicans, "A-rabs" and a state legislator's "perky titties."

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A revealing and potentially embarassing personnel complaint against Clackamas County Chairman John Ludlow and Commissioner Tootie Smith has ended without discipline for either elected official, but documents air racially charged and sexually inappropriate language by Ludlow. The complaint also says Smith attacked the complainant, Jared Anderson, a Clackamas County lobbyist who worked for ...   More
 
Friday, June 6, 2014 NIGEL JAQUISS

Support a Candidate, Win a Glock

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In the race for Clackamas County Commission Position 4, former State Rep. Tootie Smith (R-Molalla) found a novel way to raise money and distinguish herself in a crowded, four-candidate field. Smith is auctioning off a Glock pistol. Raffle tickets go for $5. Smith helps to sell 1,000 tickets for a gun that she says is worth about $500."We're trying to think outside the box," Smith told WW. "I'm really ...   More
 
Monday, March 19, 2012 NIGEL JAQUISS

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