The revelation by the Williamette Week drove Goldschmidt, a high-level consultant and power broker, from public life.Good for him. And shame on the Oregonian for covering it up for eighteen years.
As the award was announced in the offices of the Willamette Week, tears came to Jaquiss' eyes. Jaquiss is a former Wall Street stock trader who moved to Portland eight years ago to pursue a career in journalism.
I don't know how many alternative weeklies have won pulitzers, but it seems like quite an event to me.