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HD 38 State Representative Election Aug. 14

We have an HD 38 election on Monday, August 14th. Prior to the election, we are holding a “mini-forum” beginning  at 5:30 p.m. at the Multnomah Arts Center. All are invited to attend, but only HD 38 PCPs can vote. (PCP credentialing process begins at 5 p.m.)

The agenda for the meeting is below. Continue reading

House District 38 Precinct Committee Persons Face Difficult Choice

Ann Lininger

When is a difficult choice an easy decision? When all of the choices are good.

That appears to be the situation facing Democratic House District 38 PCPs gathering August 14 to create a list of statute-limited three to five people to replace State Representative Ann Lininger; she was promoted to a Circuit Court judgeship by Governor Kate Brown.

County commissioners from both Clackamas and Multnomah counties will then make the ultimate decision as to which one of those candidates will fill the rest of Rep. Lininger’s term. Her resignation is effective August 15. The appointee must be of the same party — Democratic — as the departing legislator. Continue reading