Decisions Are In Your Hands Rising crime Homelessness on our streets Environmental issues Regulations and new taxes Elected officials, at every level, impact our businesses. · The Multnomah County Chair controlled our ability to do business during COVID 19. · State Representatives decide on taxes and regulations. · City Council sits in position to impact public safety finances and homeless solutions. As a business owner, we have little time during our day to dig deep into who is running for office. Yet their decisions determine our ability to be a successful business owner. An efficient way to learn directly from local candidates is to attend the Business and Leaders Luncheon. Click Here to Register and Attend the Business & Leaders Luncheon Candidates Attending Zach Hudson Randy Lauer Ricki Ruiz Amelia Salvador Dr. Sharon Meieran Jessica Vega Pederson Travis Stovall Cathy Keathley Eddy Morales Jerry Hinton Mario Palmero Janine Gladfelter Tuesday, September 20th Persimmon Country Club 11:30am – 1:00pm Hear from twelve candidates at the local, county, and state level. They will tell us why they are running and what their goals are. Then ask your questions of them. Lunch $22 for members, $30 for non-members, or beverage only $5 for members and $8 for non-members.