What are others staying about Measure 26-201?

Read the latest from Portland’s leading news outlets:

 

“In evaluating any new tax proposal, Portlanders should consider whether it’s well-structured, minimizes negative impacts and if it’s a top priority for which the local government should create a new tax. Unfortunately, on all these fronts, Measure 26-201 fails the test. Portlanders should vote no.”

                     The Oregonian Editorial Board
                     October 20, 2018

 

“Critics still say it would be unfair, and we agree, as there isn’t a “nexus,” a compelling reason why these corporations should bear the burden when their activities may or may not be the biggest source of the problem.

                      Portland Tribune
                     October 9, 2018

 

“It might be better to spend the money on low-income homeowners, including those in mobile home parks, which would stabilize homeownership rates among people of color, senior citizens and others of modest means.

                   Portland Tribune
                  October 9, 2018