By Taxpayer Association of Oregon
Please nominate examples from Oregon in these distinguished categories for the 19th annual Taxpayer Awards.
1. Worst Public Official Award:
The best (worst) elected official, government employee or political representative in Oregon. Explain who and what they did.
2. Government Waste Award:
Best example of government waste and mis-use of taxpayer dollars.
3. Bureaucratic Bungler Award:
Best example of a government mistake, error or unintended consequences of a regulation.
4. Golden Schnoz Award:
Best example of Oregon government sticking its nose where it does not belong.
You can post your answer as a comment on this blog or you can email them directly to the dutiful people at the Taxpayer Association of Oregon [email protected]
— examples should be be within the past two years.