It was a group effort but she was 'vital.'
Says "as Co-Chair of the Joint Ways & Means Committee, I secured the key piece of funding for" the Portland-Milwaukie Light Rail project bridge."
The audit began before she was elected.
Says she "oversaw an audit that won the city $2 million in franchise fees."
Nolan's right, though it's not Fritz's choice
Says Amanda Fritz "manages less than 5 percent of city operations."
On a hypothetical balance sheet
Says she is "saving ratepayers $6 million/year."
Mary Nolan is the only candidate endorsed by NARAL in the race
Says "Amanda Fritz publicly claimed to be endorsed by NARAL Pro-Choice Oregon, both on her website and in the voter’s guide."
Can't nail down cause and effect
Says "my advocacy questioning contracting out in Parks … delayed and altered the renewal of the Brooks contract, and reduced the number of contracted employees in Parks from over 100 to fewer than 40."
Winner takes all with labor endorsements?
Says more than 8,000 people have supported her campaign as volunteers, donors and advisors and endorsers.
'Savings' overblown, but she was persuasive
Says that "In 2009, I saved ratepayers around $500 million by persuading the Council to pursue a less expensive compliance mechanism if the City is required to treat Bull Run drinking water."
She was the bureau director in charge
Says she helped lead the launch of curbside recycling.
She broke from party and ACLU very rarely
Says "in the Legislature, (Mary Nolan) has been a party-line Democrat, showing a 100% track record in harmony with the American Civil Liberties Union."
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