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What Congressional District is Earl a resident of?
Oregon's 3rd Congressional District
What highschool did he go to?
Centennial
Where did he go to college
Lewis and Clark
What was his first political project?
Lowering the Voting age to 18
When was he elected to the Mulnomah County Commission?
1978
What happened to Earl in 1978
he was elected to the Mulnomah County Commission
When was he elected to city council?
1986
What did he serve as on the Portland city council?
The commissioner of Public Works
What are some of his main issues?
Public transportation, land use planning, protection of the environment, school funding
When was he elected to congress?
1996
What are two things that he formed?
Livable communities Task Force and the bi-Partisan Bicycle Caucus
What is on the borders of Oregon's 3rd congressional District on the East?
The Hood River County Line
What is on the borders of Oregon's 3rd congressional District on the North?
The Columbia River
What does the 3rd congressional distrrict include?
All Portland and Multnomah county east of Willamette and some areas West of the River around Forest Park; Clackamas east of Gladstone and Oregon City.
What is the pop. of the 3rd congressional district?
684,279
What is the % change in pop. in the 3rd congressional district since 1990
20.4%
What is the land area of the 3rd congressional district?
1021 Sq. Mi
What are the counties in the 3rd congressional district?
Multnomah, Clackamas
What are the cities in the 3rd Congressional District?
Estacada, Fairview, Gresham, Milwaukie, Portland, Sandy, Troutdale, Wood Village
What is the percentage of whites in the 3rd congressional district?
75.1%
What is the percentage of Hispanics in the 3rd congressional district?
12.5%
What is the percentage of Blacks in the 3rd congressional district?
12.3%
What is the percentage of Others in the 3rd congressional district?
5.5%
What is the percentage of Asian/Pacific Islanders in the 3rd congressional district?
3.7%
What is the percentage of American Indians in the 3rd congressional district?
.9%
Why does he support John Kerry?
Tax Fairness, Environment, Education
Why was Earl named a "patriot"?
steered $100,000 into "Kerry Victory 2004"