July 21, 2014 | portlandmercury.com-- Last week's best bit of political theater waited all the way until Saturday. Commissioner Steve Novick, making his weekend rounds, actually dropped in for a planning meeting of the very nascent recall campaign trying to boot him (and Mayor Charlie Hales) from office later this fall.
The meeting—attended by some of the people angry over Novick and Hales' attempt to pass a street fee without a public vote—was up at Tabor Space. And it worked out that KOIN was already there with a TV camera—putting the station in the perfect position to capture some of the resulting back-and-forth. READ FULL ARTICLE