Thank you, Portland voters!

I am very grateful that my race was the first to be called on Election Night, and for all the support I’ve been given over the past months.  Thank you especially to my wonderful Campaign Manager, Terri Preeg… Read More

Last weekend to Get Out The Vote!

Please call at least five of your friends to ask them to be sure to return their ballot, with my bubble marked.  Many people told me after I was forced into a runoff through November of 2014, that… Read More

Yard Signs for Delivery!

Amanda supporters!  We will be delivering yard signs in just about a week and a half.  Please contact Campaign Manager Terri at if you would like one delivered to your house – or if you would like to… Read More

Update on endorsements, 3/12/16

It was a good week on the campaign trail, with the filing window for candidates for Portland City Council Position 1 closing on Tuesday.  I’m glad the uncertainty on that question is over. On Thursday, I announced multiple individual and group endorsements,… Read More

Portland-Area Labor Unions Endorse Amanda!

(Campaign Mngr Terri Preeg Riggsby here) Did you hear the excellent news! Portland-area labor unions have endorsed Amanda for re-election. AFSCME Local 189 President Mark Gibson: “We are thrilled that Commissioner Fritz helped pass the city’s family leave… Read More

Thank you mailing volunteers!

We had a great turnout of dedicated volunteers on Saturday – and with great success!  We hand-addressed almost 1,000 letters and sent them to our wonderful list of supporters.  We’re looking forward to hearing back soon, and raising… Read More

Great Campaign Kick-Off!

Many thanks to everyone who packed Pacific Pie Company on SE 7th for our Campaign Kickoff on Thursday 1/21/16! Special props to Storm Large and Scott Weddle, who revised our 2012 campaign performance at Candidates Gone Wild with their… Read More

Please come to the Campaign Kick-off!

You are cordially invited to our Campaign Kick Off Event: When: Thursday, January 21, 5:30 – 6:30 pm Where: Pacific Pie Company, 1520 SE 7th Ave, Portland Why: Show your support!  Sign Amanda’s filing petition! Meet others who care about… Read More

Hello again, Portland voters!

Thank you for visiting my 2016 campaign web site. Portlanders continue to face many challenges.  While I am proud of my actions helping to get our community through the Great Recession in my first term, and on the path… Read More