Endorsements 2014

Politics For the full Endorsement Guide, go here.CONGRESS U.S. Senate: Jeff Merkley (D) U.S. Rep. 1st District: Suzanne Bonamici (D) U.S. Rep. 3rd District: Earl Blumenauer (D) U.S. Rep. 5th District: Ku ... More

Oct 29, 2014 12:01 am by WW Editorial Staff

The 13 Home-Run Lines from Bernie Sanders' Portland Speech

An estimated 28,000 people rallied at the Rose Quarter on Sunday night.

News Sen. Bernie Sanders threw a socialist social in the Rose Quarter on Sunday night�... More

Aug 9, 2015 08:45 pm by AARON MESH  | 

2015 Portland School Board Election: Gretchen Hollands, a PPS Employee, Joins the Race

News A third candidate has jumped into the Zone 3 race for the Portland Public Schools board, and she com... More

Mar 16, 2015 08:03 am by BETH SLOVIC  | 

Gov. John Kitzhaber's Office Sought To Destroy Thousands of His Emails

Records show state bureaucrats refused to carry out the request

News Gov. John Kitzhaber’s office last week requested state officials destroy thousands of records in t... More

Feb 12, 2015 02:00 pm by NIGEL JAQUISS  | 

Measure 92 Backers Concede Defeat in GMO-Labeling Fight

News The backers of Measure 92, a November ballot measure to label genetically engineered foods in Oregon... More

Dec 11, 2014 02:02 pm by MILLER RESOR  | 

WW’s 2014 Endorsements in Brief

Our picks for the May 20 primary.

Elections We published our endorsements for the May 20 primary last week, so we’re publishing the list again this week to remind everyone of our choices. WW follows a different path than most newspape ... More

May 7, 2014 12:01 am by WW Editorial Staff

Cheat Sheet

Our look at uncontested 2015 School Board races.

Elections WW doesn’t offer endorsements in uncontested races. But here’s a glimpse at who else is running in local school board races. Portland Public Schools Zone 7, Southeast Portland Mike Rose More

Apr 29, 2015 12:01 am by BETH SLOVIC  | 

New Class

Our picks for 2015 School Board candidates who can bring about meaningful change.

Elections Far more students are graduating from Portland Public Schools than 10 years ago. Several major school renovations are about to start

Apr 29, 2015 12:01 am by WW Staff  | 

Megabucks Megaphone

Rich white men alter the campaign finance landscape in Oregon’s 2014 campaign.

Elections What name sends chills down the backs of liberal Portland politicos? We don’t need a poll to tell us it’s Koch. Billionaires Charles and David Koch are at the top of the list of conservative, More

Oct 29, 2014 12:01 am by BETH SLOVIC  | 

Rolling Into November

The May 2014 primary results provide clues about the fall election—and this state.

Elections If the May 20 primary election reinforced one lesson, it’s that voters are paying attention. They saw through the specious claims put forth by Portlanders for Water Reform, the group seeking t More

May 28, 2014 12:01 am by NIGEL JAQUISS  | 

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