Common Cause Oregon Report: Portland City Council Contribution History and Major Trends Second Edition

March 4, 2011



This Common Cause Oregon Report reads, 'in part, 'Three major trends are indicated in this initial "big picture" analysis of historical contributions to Portland City Council members and recently retired Commissioner Charlie Hales. One is that election year campaign fundraising is dominated by contributions larger than the "little guy" donations of $50 or less. A parallel trend is a typical increase in the size of the average itemized contribution from a council member's first race to subsequent races.'

READ: Common Cause Oregon Report: Portland City Council Contribution History and Major Trends Second Edition


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