The grants were given through the Nike Employee Grant Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation.
Michael Bloomberg donated the money in support of the "Top Two Primary" initiative.
The opponents of labeling genetically modified foods reported contributions of $7.3 million thus far; proponents show $4.8 million in contributions.
City Council will decide whether the Rose City will join 17 other Oregon cities in preemptively taxing legal recreational marijuana.
The Seattle-based sustainable meat shop announced plans to open 10 locations across the city in January.