Risky Business: There’s a time for playing it safe… and our 2012 Endorsement Issue says this is one of them.
October 17, 2012 – By the Willamette Week Editorial Board
U.S. House, 1st District
Suzanne Bonamici (Democrat)
U.S. Rep. Suzanne Bonamici (D-Ore.) in January won the seat vacated by former U.S. Rep. David Wu last year. We liked her then because this former consumer lawyer—who earned praise for diligence and intelligence while representing Beaverton in the Oregon Legislature—is the kind of no-drama mama her constituents deserve. She shows nothing but promise. Republican Delinda Morgan, a sincere, affable heavy-equipment operator and martial arts instructor, is brand new to politics and isn’t running much of a campaign. Also running are Steven Reynolds of the Progressive Party and Bob Ekstrom of the Constitution Party. Look no further than Bonamici.
What would Bonamici change about herself? “I’d like to get by on less sleep.” [...]
This article was published by Willamette Week, located in Multnomah County ( OR ), and written by Willamette Week Editorial Board.