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Major changes to Portland’s form of government, approved by voters in November, will begin moving forward with the appointment of the independent commission that will draw the boundaries for four new geographic council districts on Wednesday,…

The moment came several days late and in the bleary-eyed pitch dark a.m. hours of the weekend, but Oregon's six U.S. House members — including three first-timers — finally got a chance to be officially sworn-in early Saturday, Jan. 7.