Obama promised to sign the bill as soon as he received it, while criticizing Congress for taking “far too long” to pass it.
Rep. Suzanne Bonamiic, (D-Ore., highlighted the successful inclusion in a bill of legislation she cosponsored to make testing in schools less cumbersome.
The stunning House defeat Friday of a three-week spending bill for the Department of Homeland Securi
State Rep. Deborah Boone hopes to make the Oregon Resilience Plan a deeper state priority.
State Sen. Betsy Johnson is the chief sponsor of 26 bills, among them one at the request of local developer Floyd Holcom.
Senator sees chance for 'principled bipartisanship'
Two family-owned Oregon media groups create electronic newsletter to provide indepth, timely coverage of state government.
America's first openly bisexual governor was sworn in Wednesday, becoming Oregon's 38th leader after fellow Democrat John Kitzhaber resigned amid ethics questions.
Oregon probe focuses on financial crimes
Gov. John Kitzhaber says he won't resign, despite ethics questions surrounding first lady Cylvia Hayes. Only four Oregon governors have resigned, none due to scandal.