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Multnomah Democrats Endorse PBoRDC Resolution

From the open publishing newswire: At their meeting this evening, the Multnomah County Democratic Central Committee endorsed our proposed civil liberties resolution via the following adopted text:

Whereas we believe that all of the factors that are noted in "A Resolution Regarding the USA PATRIOT Act and the Protection of Civil Rights and Liberties" as resolved by the Portland Bill of Rights Defense Committee are correct;

We resolve to support the noted resolution and allow the Portland Bill of Rights Defense Committee to use our name concerning this resolution and to notify the following parties ourselves of our support:

• Mayor Vera Katz
• Portland City Council Members
• Multnomah County Commissioners
• State Legislators from Multnomah County
• U.S. Representative Earl Blumenauer
• U.S. Senator Ron Wyden
• U.S. Senator Gordon Smith
• Oregon State Democratic Party

We thank the MCDCC for their endorsement, and note that the resolution's endorsements now include Democrats, Libertarians, Greens, and Socialists.
[ Here is the current list of organizational endorsements: ]

Portland Bill of Rights Defense Committee