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No strings attached: Congress sends Homeland bill to Obama without conditions
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No strings attached: Congress sends Homeland bill to Obama without conditions
Obama promised to sign the bill as soon as he received it, while criticizing Congress for taking “far too long” to pass it.

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Betsy’s bills: State senator tackles Hanthorn Cannery lease, levee bills, more
Betsy’s bills: State senator tackles Hanthorn Cannery lease, levee bills, more
State Sen. Betsy Johnson is the chief sponsor of 26 bills, among them one at the request of local developer Floyd Holcom.
Wyden talks LNG, port dispute, and life in the Senate minority
Wyden talks LNG, port dispute, and life in the Senate minority
Senator sees chance for 'principled bipartisanship'
Newsletter covering Oregon government debuts today
Newsletter covering Oregon government debuts today
Two family-owned Oregon media groups create electronic newsletter to provide indepth, timely coverage of state government.
New gov. inherits a
daunting to-do list
New gov. inherits a daunting to-do list
America's first openly bisexual governor was sworn in Wednesday, becoming Oregon's 38th leader after fellow Democrat John Kitzhaber resigned amid ethics questions.
Legal woes grow for governor, fiancée
Legal woes grow for governor, fiancée
Oregon probe focuses on financial crimes
Kitzhaber unlikely to comply with calls to quit
Kitzhaber unlikely to comply with calls to quit
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.