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Prospective Recall Petition Filed; Cover and Signature Sheets Approved for Circulation (07/14/2014)

On July 11th, 2014 the City Auditor recieved a prospective petition for the recall of Mayor Charlie Hales. The filed Petition for Recall form includes Chief Petitioner Ray Horton's "reasons for demanding recall." This morning, the City Elections Officer has approved signature and cover sheets for circulation. Information on the prospective recall petition:http://www.portlandonline.com/auditor/index.cfm?&a=496229&c=65335 .

 

Article II, Section 18 of the Oregon Constitution provides that "every public officer in Oregon is subject, as herein provided, to recall by the electors of the state or of the electoral district from which the public officer is elected."

 

Per ORS 249.870, the number of valid Portland voters' signatures required to place the recall on the ballot is 34,921. To qualify the recall petition for the ballot, the Chief Petitioner must submit at least 34,921 valid signatures to the Auditor no later than 5:00p.m. on Thursday, October 9th, 2014.

 

More information on recall petitions and the recall process:

http://www.portlandonline.com/auditor/index.cfm?&c=27131&a=4909

 

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Table of Contents
Prospective Recall Petition Filed; Cover and Signature Sheets Approved for Circulation (07/14/2014)
Prospective Recall Petition Filed; Cover and Signature Sheets Approved for Circulation (07/11/2014)
Candidate Filing - May 20, 2014 Primary Election (Leah Marie Dumas 3/10/14)
Candidate Filing - May 20, 2014 Primary Election (Nicholas Caleb 03/10/14)
Candidate Filing - May 20, 2014 Primary Election (Joe Meyer 03/07/14)
Initiative Petition (PDX 4) Qualifies for Ballot (2/06/14)
Notice of Receipt of Ballot Title (01/08/14)
Candidate Filing - May 20, 2014 Primary Election (Sharon Yvette Maxwell 01/07/14)
Candidate Filing - May 20, 2014 Primary Election (Nick Fish 01/06/14)
Prospective Initiative Petition Filed for November 2014 General Election (12/20/2013)
Notice of Receipt of Ballot Title (11/13/13)
Prospective Initiative Petition Filed for November 2014 General Election (10/28/2013)
Initiative Petition PDX 04 Signature Sheets Approved for Circulation (10/14/13)
Candidate Filing - May 20, 2014 Primary Election (Michael Durrow 09/17/13)
Candidate Filing - May 20, 2014 Primary Election (Dan Saltzman 09/16/13)
Candidate Filing - May 20, 2014 Primary Election (Mary Hull Caballero 09/12/13)
Notice of Receipt of Ballot Title (8/8/13)
Prospective Initiative Petition Filed for May 2014 Primary Election (7/26/13)
Withdrawal of Prospective Petition - PDX 3 (7/25/13)
Prospective Initiative Petition Filed for May 2014 Primary Election (7/18/13)
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