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    Clackamas Reduced Homelessness by 65%! Here’s How…

    Clackamas Reduced Homelessness by 65%! Here’s How…

    Years of failed policies and empty promises have conditioned Oregonians to accept the homelessness crisis as an unavoidable reality. Residents have been forced to ensure lower living standards, businesses have suffered debilitating losses, and – most tragically – those experiencing...

    Oregon’s Small Farms Under Bureaucratic Assault

    Small farms throughout Oregon are drowning in a rising tide of regulations. With no popular support for legislative changes, the elites are relying on top-down, backroom methods to expand the regulative state. More specifically, these bureaucrats are leaning on newfangled...

    The TRUTH Behind Oregon’s Fentanyl State of Emergency

    On January 30th, Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler, Multnomah County Chair Jessica Vega Pederson, and Governor Tina Kotek declared a state of emergency in a last-ditch effort to address the state’s deadly fentanyl crisis which has already claimed thousands of lives....

    Portland Creep vs Clackamas Model

    Clackamas and Multnomah County might border each other, but their policies couldn’t be further apart. As the capital descended into chaos, Clackamas residents dutifully directed their government to reject the Portland model. The people spoke up, pushed back, and charted...

    Clackamas County Commissioners Drive Effective Governance

    Published in Wilsonville Spokesman  Clackamas County benefits from five commissioners who collaborate effectively, alongside a county administrator who ensures processes proceed smoothly. The county commission took a stand against Measure 110, advocating for significant changes to better align its objectives....

    Clackamas Won the Fight Against the Decriminalization of Killer Drugs…But the Fight Isn’t Over

    The people of Oregon have won a hard-fought battle against the nightmare of drug decriminalization. Governor Tina Kotek will sign House Bill 4002 into effect which officially recriminalizes the possession of illicit substances. After three devastating years of Measure 110,...

    Governor Cancels Tolling Projects: Lawmakers and Citizens React

    Published on KATU ABC 2 Oregon lawmakers, including State Reps. Annessa Hartman, Courtney Neron, and Jules Walters, along with Clackamas County Chair Tootie Smith, have commended Governor Tina Kotek's decision to halt tolling projects on interstates 5 and 205, emphasizing the...

    The ‘Clackamas Way’ for Tackling Homelessness

    With Oregon racking up one of the nation's highest homelessness rates, no county in Oregon has been unaffected by this harrowing epidemic. It’s a statewide issue. Just a few years ago, Multnomah County and Clackamas County were in a similar position. After taking...

    Clackamas County Stands Firm Amid Winter Storm Chaos Across Oregon

    Published in opb.org Clackamas County has weathered the recent winter storm chaos gripping Oregon, with Chair Tootie Smith acknowledging the challenges faced by residents, including power outages and emergency responses. Despite not yet seeking external aid, the county's disaster management...

    Putting Public Safety First

    In Clackamas County, public safety isn't just a talking point thrown around to win cheap political points – it's a priority. This commission has remained steadfast in its commitment to end the importation of disastrous policies of Portland Creep. This...