Tag Archive: Portland

Jul 12 2014

Safeguarding free speech in the Digital Age

Representative Spencer Bachus stands out among conservatives. Representing Alabama’s 6th district, he’s built his political reputation as a supporter of fiscal responsibility, limited government and constitutional rights — with special attention to the First and Fourth Amendments. It shouldn’t have come as a surprise to hear this southern Republican speak in favor of net neutrality, …

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Mar 07 2012

Tour of Pacific Northwest and California scheduled

Travel with Collette Vacations and staff from the Parks Department to tour the Pacific Northwest and California Aug. 6-13, 2012.  The trip will include eight days of sight-seeing in Washington, Oregon and California, featuring Seattle, Mount St. Helens, Portland, Columbia River Gorge, Newport, Bandon State Natural Area, Redwood National Park, Eureka, the Avenue of the …

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Jul 07 2011

Gay mayor, Christians in surprising alliance

By Rusty Wright “This is the largest, most successful … sustained … volunteer effort … the Portland region has ever seen.” – Mayor Sam Adams What happens when an openly gay mayor meets thousands of evangelical Christians? Demonstrations?  Placards?  Anger?  Harsh words? In Portland, Oregon, Mayor Sam Adams and colleagues have developed robust partnerships with …

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