Charlie Hales leans on big donors, and a Portland developer plays two sides.
Political candidates like to say every vote counts. When
it comes to campaign contributions, some people clearly have a louder
voice than others.
Last week, WW gave you an analysis of special-in
Portland Police Chief Mike Reese is strongly considering running for mayor in 2012, and he's telling associates he could announce his candidacy as soon as this week, WW has learned.Three sources who have spoken directly with Reese about his plans tell WW that Reese has decided to seek to replace Mayor Sam Adams, the man who elevated him to the top police job last year. Adams has said he won't run for ...
She’s running for mayor based on her business experience.
Four years ago, Eileen Brady considered at launching her
political career by challenging a two-term U.S. senator, Gordon Smith.
At the time, some—including this newspaper—suggested she run for m