Portland Mayoral Race
Portlanders will elect a new Mayor in November, and the entire region has a stake in the outcome. OPB's April Baer reports on the candidates and issues central to the race.
The 2012 candidates for Portland mayor, Charlie Hales and Jefferson Smith, were on OPB's Think Out Loud October 9.
OPB | Nov. 06, 2012 8:45 p.m.
Portland's next mayor will be Charlie Hales. Early results show him beating Jefferson Smith 62-30, with nearly 8 percent of voters casting write-in-ballots.
Oct. 09, 2012 1:18 p.m.
Portland mayoral candidate Jefferson Smith responded Tuesday on OPB's Think Out Loud to published reports about a 1993 incident in which he injured a woman at a party.
July 30, 2012 6:45 a.m.
OPB photographers Amanda Peacher, John Rossman and Michael Clapp spent a day with the three top candidates for Portland's race for mayor in May.