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'OPB Politics Now': Liberals Vs. Liberals At Portland City Hall


A group of activists demanding the resignation of Mayor Ted Wheeler and changes to the city's response to homelessness and protests shut down a Portland City Council meeting at City Hall Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017.

A group of activists demanding the resignation of Mayor Ted Wheeler and changes to the city’s response to homelessness and protests shut down a Portland City Council meeting at City Hall Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017.

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Portland commissioners are trying to enact a progressive agenda, but activists in council chambers are yelling at them to focus more on police reform and homelessness. With supporters of liberal causes pitted against one another, who wins? And we’ll touch on the Northwest’s role in the stalled effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act. Host Julie Sabatier talks with OPB news director Anna Griffin and senior political reporter Jeff Mapes.

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