May 8, 2024 - News

Rose City Rundown

Animated illustration of a rose with arms and legs walking in front of a fir tree scene.

Illustration: Lindsey Bailey/Axios

☑️ Oregon Working Families Party donated $213,000 worth of flyers and advertising to Multnomah County District Attorney Mike Schmidt in his race against Nathan Vasquez.

  • Schmidt has raised around $800,000, while Vasquez has more than $1 million. (The Oregonian)

🚔 Rather than wait for an ambulance from short-staffed American Medical Response, firefighters sent a stabbing victim to the hospital in a Gresham police car on Sunday. (KATU)

🏘️ Gov. Tina Kotek signed into law Monday a housing package earmarking $376 million for homeless shelters, renter aid and housing production. (KOIN)

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