Portland’s Mayor Hates His Constituents and Wants Them to Have Less Consumer Choice

That's the only conclusion one can draw after reading this: Uber reached an agreement with Portland to suspend operations in the city for three months while regulators work to revise rules around taxis that currently prohibit ridesharing apps. The city agreed to let Uber resume operations after three months whether or not new regulations have …

Want More Affordable Housing to Help the Working Poor?

You may not want to wait for government to help you out: Rob Justus isn’t waiting for somebody at City Hall to pat him on the back, but he is wondering why nobody has. Housing officials have noted Portland is about 12,000 units shy of low-income housing, and the lack of low-rent living spaces is …