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The chain was founded by Portland hotelier Gordon Sondland.
Nearly 85 percent of Portland’s hotel rooms are empty.
Spokesman says Blumenauer’s call for a Provenance Hotels boycott is over: “He’s moved on.”
“A good rule of thumb is to never ask anyone if they’re anybody.”
The complaint argues that Blumenauer is breaking House ethics rules by trying to economically punish Gordon Sondland.
The decision comes one day after a congressman called for a boycott.