Who Will Be the Next Victim of the Grand Bounce? A nonpartisan, nonjudgmental look at the “Hair-Trigger” Form of Government
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
Oregon: Two Gaston City Councilors facing July 21 recall vote. Update: Both officials ousted
Gaston City Councilors Sarah Branch and Suzy Whitaker are facing a recall vote on July 21 over discussion of whether to reduce police services in order to balance the budget (though both said they support maintaining the same level of policing). Petitioners needed 36 signatures to get on the ballot. They got 38.
The lead petitioner is the former City Recorder and current member of the city's budget committee.