Neither side happy with committee’s description for possible January ballot question.
The revised law expands a ban on mobile electronic devices and stiffens penalties and fines.
Brown told reporters she would have appealed to the U.S. attorney general on behalf of DACA recipien
State workers and contractors hired by the state spent months verifying whether 115,000 participants were still eligible for benefits
The expenses of containing the blazes will be shared by federal, state, private and tribal entities.
Although Brown has not formally announced her candidacy for 2018, her political action committee has been fundraising.
Rep. Cliff Bentz is meeting resistance from leadership in his call to prioritize revenue reform in 2018.
ODF’s model draws staff from many jobs to support fire suppression.
State economists project the state will bring in net marijuana revenues of about $142 million in the next two years, but the very short history of legal marijuana and other factors complicate forecasting.
Gov. Kate Brown has charged the task force to reduce the unfunded liability, by $5 billion.
The proposed state program would put a price on greenhouse emissions from industry.
Oregon is one of 15 states claiming in a federal lawsuit that ending the program violates the Constitution’s equal protections clause.
A case appealed to the U.S. Supreme Court could impact Oregon law allowing 10-2 convictions.
The Eagle Creek blaze jumped 13 miles in 16 hours, officials say. It is 0 percent contained.
The State of Oregon has insurance to cover costs of severe fires, but it doesn’t kick in until the state has spent $50 million of its own money.
A regulatory snafu implementing a law allowing such displays ended up preventing this year’s exhibition.
Oregon had fallen behind on redeterminations of participant eligibility and by late May had a backlog of roughly 115,000 people.
Some proposals floated by the task force involve substantial policy changes.
The tour to five cities was meant to celebrate enactment of a $5.3 billion transportation funding package.
Corvallis-area Democrat sought an analysis to determine the proposed rule change’s legality.
Critics say the changes would erode the integrity of the initiative petition process.
Brown wrote a letter Wednesday pushing back against accusations by U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions that Oregon has failed to protect the public.
Secretary of state’s announcement opens the way for other Republican candidates to consolidate support.
Oregon will return nearly $464 million to taxpayers as revenue collections exceeded estimates in the two-year budget cycle that ended June 30.