Jimmy Crumpacker is a very interesting fellow who is running for Congress in Oregon. He is from an old Oregon family—about as old as such a family can get. Jimmy Crumpacker is seventh generation. He is a Republican, of the old school, which is to say, he believes in limited government, free markets, and economic growth. Also the rule of law. Born and raised in Portland, he discusses with Jay the shocking degradation of that city. Crumpacker has always been interested in politics and government, and, indeed, majored in government at Georgetown. He had a career in the private sector—Wall Street, where he kept close tabs on energy markets. Now he is running for office. An interesting, thoughtful, engaging fellow—not your everyday. Get to know him a bit.