The PBA: Still in high gear after 10 years
Itâ€™s been 10 years since the Association for Portland Progress and the Portland Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce merged. The resulting organization, which became the Portland Business Alliance, immediately became a political player that regularly makes the most lobbying visits to City Hall and, occasionally, rattles some cages.
In other words, the Alliance does what a cityâ€™s largest business lobby is supposed to do.
Itâ€™s been that way pretty much since the APP/Chamber merger...
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Posted on May 07, 2012
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