As a non-partisan citizens organization comprised of members who represent the full political spectrum, LOCAL wants to ensure that we elect a mayor and city councilors who are focused on Lake Oswego and committed to these 5 values:
Prioritize local needs
Ensure fiscal responsibility
Focus on essential city services
Preserve local community character
Respect all citizens and their rights
Campaign contributions and endorsements are often helpful in understanding nuances between candidates. So, below is an overview for each mayoral candidates’ campaign contributions reported to the State as of Tuesday, September 27th. These are listed in order of most to least financial contributions. You can check campaign contribution details by going to ORESTAR Campaign Contribution Site.
Jon Gustafson $14,529 in contributions
While most of the contributions have been under $100 (and therefore no specific contributor reporting is required), those over $100 include: John Gustafson, Bill Dickey, Mike Buck and Matthew Levin.
Kent Studebaker $17,895 in contributions
Kent’s primary financial contributors are: Erika Miller, Darrell Brett, Bob Packwood and David Ellis.
David Berg $3,511 in contributions
Dave’s major contributor is David Luck.
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