Oregonians Prepare to Pick Candidates, Weigh $400M in Debt

Saskal, Rich
May 2006
Bond Buyer;5/15/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32381, p52
Trade Publication
The article provides updates on the election for governor in Oregon on May 16, 2006. Oregon voters will also weigh in on more than 400 million dollars in local bond measures. The public employee unions of the state showed their support for the challenger Jim Hill in the Democratic primary. Hill served as state treasurer from 1993 to 2001.


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