Independent campaign expenditures here are soaring—and invisible.
An army of canvassers hit the streets in April and May to
rescue state Rep. Mike Schaufler (D-Happy Valley) from defeat. Many of
the workers knocking on doors for Schaufler in the May 15 primary w
Grow Oregon, a stealthy new business group announced the hiring of its first executive director on Friday. In an email, Grow Oregon's Board Chairman, Greg Ness, CEO of the The Standard, a large downtown insurance company, announced the group has selected Erica Hagedorn to lead its efforts.As WW reported earlier, Grow Oregon is the brainchild of among others, Chip Terhune, a former Oregon Education ...