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Jonathan Walker

District 3

Jonathan Walker is a candidate for Portland City Council in District 3 (Southeast Portland).

Walker is a Policy Analyst for the Oregon Health Authority’s Office of Actuarial and Financial Analytics, where he serves as a financial regulator of Oregon’s Medicaid program. He also has a background as progressive policy analyst and a journalist contributing to publications such as The American Prospect, Vice, and The Week.

Jonathan Walker’s campaign focuses on tackling Portland’s housing affordability crisis, boosting public safety and creating comprehensive support systems for those at risk of homelessness. Specifically, Walker proposes to overhaul zoning laws and streamline building processes to expedite housing construction, and enhance law enforcement efficiency through improved training and more rigorous traffic safety measures.

For more information about Jonathan Walker, please visit his campaign website.

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