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Oregon City resident: I'm scratching my head after receiving incorrect Voters' Pamphlet in mayoral election.

How many times will Clackamas County Clerk Sherry Hall get away with screwing up an election before voters dump her?

Hall's latest instance of malfeasance came to light when I opened the official envelope, with her name prominently displayed, and pulled out the ballot for Oregon City mayor — and the Voters' Pamphlet for the Oak Lodge Water Services District board!David Hedges

Time after time after time I have scratched my head, wondering how Sherry Hall manages to get reelected. A search on the internet turned up a whole raft of mishaps that I either didn't know about or had forgotten.

I also learned that after 20 years in office, she confounds subordinates with her lack of understanding of election procedures. She rarely admits or takes responsibility for errors, and her excuses are invariably lame.

In 2012, a temporary elections worker, Deanna Swenson, got caught tampering with ballots. Could that be the secret of Hall's election success?

David Hedges is an Oregon City resident.


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