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Mystery group sending anti-Democrat mailers, prepping web ads

Earlier this month, some Oregon voters began receiving glossy mailers blaming Gov. Kate Brown and the “Democrat-controlled state Legislature” for “soaring gas prices” and the “out-of-control cost of living.”

website with two short videos claiming policies passed by legislative Democrats led to increases in crime and inflation went live around the same time. 

The mailers, the website and the ads were all paid for by the Coalition for Safe, Healthy and Prosperous Communities – but that coalition . . .