If public financing propelled a leftist mayoral candidate to the general election, it had the opposite effect in the race for a Portland City Council seat.
“Man alive, did they blow it on these endorsements, basically top to bottom. I’m pretty floored.”
This newspaper has devoted considerable ink to highlighting Sam Adams’ flaws. With some trepidation, we endorse him.
The two of them—and challengers Mingus Mapps and Seth Woolley—had a lot to say to each other.
What was supposed to be a long-sought infusion of cash has turned out to be just a trickle, accompanied by bad PR.
Hundreds of well-wishers celebrate the life of City Commissioner Nick Fish Sunday afternoon.