As of 8:10 p.m., the votes were 52 percent NO and 48 percent YES. Watch KATU News for live reports on the measure from Reporter Thom Jensen.
KATU Reporter Anna Canzano is at the camp for Portland Mayoral candidate Jefferson Smith. She said despite the numbers being down for Smith, the attitude is an upbeat one and his supporters are hopeful.
Charlie Hales and his supporters eagerly await the results of tonight's election. Photo by KATU Reporter Dan Tilkin.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is the winner of the 16 electoral votes in Michigan - the state that benefitted the most from the auto industry bailout. Michigan, where Mitt Romney's father served as governor, wasn't heavily contested by the two campaigns, though it did see some late GOP advertising.
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KATU Reporter Thom Jensen and Photographer Mike Brandenberger are covering Measure 80 tonight. That's the one that would legalize marijuana, so what better place to do the story than from the Cannabis Cafe in Southeast Portland?
Spotted at the Jefferson Smith camp this evening. Are they expecting a lot of kids? LOL