Jason Heym is campaigning as a non-partisan candidate for the 1st Position Judgeship in the Columbia County Circuit Court. The court, in Oregon's 19th Judicial District, is a trial court and Heym is thinking seriously about a run for trial court judge. Don Merrill talks with this Goldberg Jones attorney about his gritty style and how he says he will do everything he can to protect a person's right to their day in court. *These interviews are part of a project to invite all Oregon candidates for the 2014 election to share their views. A transcript of this interview will be posted shortly.
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John Lewis is a congressman, writer, activist and one of "Big Six" in the civil rights movement. He has just written, with two co-authors, a graphic novel called "March". It is the first in a trilogy that looks back at his career in an effort to present the past to young people as a way to preserve it. Don Merrill talked with US House of Representatives member John Lewis at the Hotel Deluxe in Portland while he was here on his book tour.