Statements we say are True
"It costs $10,000 a year to keep a child in school; it costs $30,000 a year to keep someone in prison."
Says if you are on your bike in a crosswalk, all you have to do is dip your wheel into the road and cars must legally stop.
"Even hunters are restricted from using large capacity magazines: there is a five cartridge limit for large game hunting, and three for bird hunting."
Says the Portland Children’s Levy holds its "administrative expenses to less than 5 percent."
Says that in 2011, Oregon had "the second fastest growing economy in the nation."
Says the Multnomah County Library system "is the second busiest in the nation."
Says Multnomah County libraries "are open 44 hours per week … the lowest of any library in the four-county region."
Says "the typical homeowner will pay $4 more per month" if library district passes.
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."
Says "Portland has higher standards than feds on allowed police use of force."
"We just don't want to get to be like Louisiana, where you have drive-up daiquiri shops."
Says "About 7 in 10 of Oregon’s inmates are in prison for violent crimes and serious sex offenses."
Says "Your kid just ate 16 packs of sugar."
"We’re spending $12,000 bucks a kid a year in the school system."
"Oregon schools receive millions of dollars per year in federal school lunch assistance and yet they are required to spend that money almost anywhere but Oregon."
Says "only 18 percent of Portland elementary schools have art instruction compared to 83 percent nationally."
Says Amanda Fritz "manages less than 5 percent of city operations."
Says the city of Portland has one manager for every six "front-line" workers.
Says "one in four women and one in seven men have been victims of domestic violence in their lifetime."
Says he "is the only candidate in the race for Clackamas County Chair who will refuse to join the Public Employees Retirement System."
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