Governors Schweitzer & Kulongoski Fire Up Portland Audience

Montana Governor Brian Schweitzer was the special guest at a fundraiser for Governor Ted Kulongoski Tuesday hosted by the International Longshore and Warehouse Union.


Over 200 supporters came out to enjoy barbeque, live music and remarks from Schweitzer, Kulongoski and others including national AFL-CIO organizing director Stewart Acuff, Oregon AFL-CIO president Tom Chamberlin and Labor Commissioner Dan Gardener. ILWU International Secretary-Treasurer William Adams also was there for the event.


Several public officials and local candidates showed up to support Ted including U.S. Representative Darlene Hooley, Oregon Senate Majority Leader Kate Brown, House Democratic Leader Jeff Merkley, House Democratic Whip Diane Rosenbaum, State Representatives Chip Shield and Steve March, and candidates Tina Kotek (House District 44), Rod Monroe (Senate District 24) and Lew Frederick (Multnomah County Commissioner).


Posted on August 24, 2006
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