Informational Alert
05 08 15

Stop the Flood of big Money into Oregon Politics

Stop the Flood of Big Money into Oregon Politics Oregon is one of only four states that have no limits on contributions to political campaigns. This leaves our state wide open to the influence of big money, often from individuals and special interests from out of state. Because the Oregon…

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Informational Alert
10 22 14

Onward Oregon 2014 Voter Guide

Onward Oregon 2014 Voter Guide Recommended Votes for Statewide Ballot Measures In one of the more exciting off-year elections in recent memory, a number of important measures are on the ballot.  The team at Onward Oregon has pored over the arguments on both sides of each measure, and is ready…

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Action Alert
06 14 14

Support the Equal Rights Amendment Ballot Initiative

To download a petition supporting the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) ballot measure, visit voteera.org Q. Why do we need an ERA in our Oregon Constitution? A. Because the Oregon Constitution was written in 1857, ratified in 1859 it never prevented women from being discriminated against.Even though the Article I, Section 20…

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Action Alert
05 13 14

Elizabeth Furse for Washington County Commission District 4

Washington County’s balance of vibrant communities, productive farmland, and spectacular open spaces make this an amazing place to live, work, and play. But our county government has succumbed to the pressures of outside interests and has lost touch with our priorities and the communities we have built together. Luckily, we have…

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Action Alert
05 09 14

Allen Amabisca for Washington County Chair

You have an opportunity to change the priorities of Washington County. The current County Chair, Andy Duyck, has been on the Board for 20 years.  Career politicians tend to become more comfortable and less creative the longer they’re in that position.  It’s time for a change at the top. You deserve someone…

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Action Alert
05 09 14

Vote no on Measure 26-156

Portland has some of the best water anywhere, and all across our city, people are standing up to defend it. Dozens of community organizations that you know and trust are helping to get the word out: Portlanders MUST reject this risky and dangerous takeover of our water and sewer system.…

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Action Alert
05 09 14

Vote Savas and Bernard for Clackamas County Commissioners

In 2012, John Ludlow and Tootie Smith were elected to the Clackamas County Commission. They had earlier led the campaign to vote down Clackamas County’s contribution to the Sellwood Bridge replacement, which was to be financed by a $5 annual increase in automobile registration fees.They also opposed Oregon’s land-use planning…

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Action Alert
05 02 14

Replace Sherry Hall as Clackamas County Clerk

In Oregon, elections are supervised by County Clerks. It is critically important for our democratic process that our Clerks are competent and politically neutral. In the May 20 primary, Sherry Hall is running for re-election as Clackamas County Clerk. During her 12-year tenure, her office has made numerous mistakes and has sometimes…

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