On this week’s show, OPB reporters Lauren Dake and Sam Stites talk about the big news in the 2022 race for Oregon governor and U.S. Rep. Kurt Schrader’s reelection plans. Also, OPB reporter Rebecca Ellis details the disturbing results of a survey looking at job satisfaction among the city of Portland’s Black employees.
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The former journalist says he’s uniquely positioned in an increasingly crowded Democratic field, and that he meets the state’s three year residency requirement.
This summer, Portland city employees received a survey aiming to answer a basic question: how satisfied are City Hall’s Black staff? One hundred-three employees responded. Eight of them reported feeling supported in their jobs.