Post Profile

Strong finish by Jefferson Smith

Once the candidates for mayor had given their speeches on Tuesday night, most folks stopped paying attention to the vote count. But if that includes you, you've missed out on one of the big stories in the mayor's race. Check it out. Here's a chart that shows how the vote count shifted from the initial 8:01 p.m. count on Tuesday night to the eighth count late last night. That's right.
read more

See more about: Jefferson Smith

Related Posts

Jefferson Smith is Running for Mayor

US Politics / Liberal : BlueOregon

Jefferson Smith is in. The Portland mayor's race just got even more fascinating as Rep. Jefferson Smith (D-Portland) announced he's throwing his hat into the ring. From Smith's announcement letter: I love our city. Portland shaped m...

Mayor 2012: Four days to ballots

US Politics / Liberal : BlueOregon

Here's a roundup of the latest in the Portland Mayor's race. Police & Fire Unions Endorse Smith The big story in the mayor's race on Monday was the endorsement of Jefferson Smith by the Portland Police Association and the Portland F...

Two Huge Endorsements for Jefferson: Sierra Club, Mother PAC

US Politics / Liberal : BlueOregon

Two big endorsements in the mayoral race came out this week. Both are strong for Jefferson Smith. First, the Sierra Club came in with a sole endorsement for Jefferson. This is particularly impressive, as the Club sat out the primary...

Teachers Endorse Jefferson Smith for Mayor

US Politics / Liberal : BlueOregon

I’m paying close attention to the Portland Mayor’s race, and I hope you will, too. The election is in May. I’m voting for Jefferson Smith. Jefferson was endorsed by the Portland Association of Teachers last week. It’s great news for...

Portland needs Mayor Jefferson Smith

US Politics / Liberal : BlueOregon

There are a lot of great candidates in the race for Portland Mayor. I'm voting for Jefferson Smith because he is the most progressive candidate in the race, but I’m also voting for Jefferson Smith because I have seen him deliver rea...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC