Jim Francesconi

Unions split over who to back for Multnomah County chair

Deb Kafoury and Jim Francesconi each have union endorsements

Multnomah County workers union backs Francesconi over Kafoury for chair

Members find Francesconi's concern for the poor compelling.

Breakthrough: City of Portland commits to build union, and use minority workers and contractors

New “community benefits agreement” uses public construction spending as a public policy tool