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Resource ID: #6696
Subject: Utilities
Source: Willamette Week (Portland, Ore.)
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Willamette Week (Portland, Ore.) reports the director of a local tax office, the Multnomah County, Ore., Department of Assessment and Taxation, harassed and intimidated staff members who opposed her plan to waive taxes for three major Oregon utilities; the staff members believed the waivers to be illegal; the director fired one staff member and initiated a bogus criminal investigation against another, Feb. 2 - 8, 1989.

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