PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — One thousand, four hundred and six days after he screamed “God is great” while police officers dragged him into a waiting……READ MORE
In Oregon, the Michael Bloomberg-funded gun control group, Everytown for Gun Safety is backing Democrat Gov. John Kitzhaber, while also trying to unseat state Sen. Bruce Starr, R-Hillsboro. Along with spending $22,000 to support Starr’s opponent, Democrat…READ MORE
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The political group linked to the conservative Koch brothers has canceled television ad time reserved in October for the……READ MORE
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Sponsors of an initiative that would legalize recreational marijuana traveled to Salem on Thursday to turn in boxes stuffed……READ MORE
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Before residents in southern Oregon overwhelmingly voted to ban genetically modified crops last month, farmers negotiated……READ MORE
Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber (D) is seeking a lawsuit against the tech company he says is responsible for problems with the state’s ObamaCare insurance exchange, according to a report.
Kitzhaber, who is running for reelection,…
An 11-year-old Oregon girl who wanted to help her father pay for her braces by selling mistletoe over the holidays,…READ MORE
By Nigel Duara,Â Associated Press
PORTLAND, Ore. â€” A 39-year-old man has been arrested in connection with threatening letters containing a suspicious powdery substance that were sent to members of Congress.
The United States Capitol Police said in a statement…
ByÂ Nathan L. Gonzales,Â Roll Call
More than 200,000 people voted in this weekâ€™s special election in Oregonâ€™s 1st district, and none of them had to show photo identification before they cast their ballot.
As the voter…
By ALEX ISENSTADT | Politico
House members from both parties are pouring cash into this monthâ€™s Oregon special election, newly released contribution reports show.
Democrat Suzanne Bonamici, the frontrunner in the race to replace former…
By Nathan L. Gonzales, Roll Call
BEAVERTON, Ore. â€” Several thousand miles away from Des Moines, Iowa, and 3,000 from Manchester, N.H., Democrats and Republicans are battling for attention in the first general election contest…
ByÂ Betsy Hammond, The OregonianÂ
The socioeconomic gulf separating Portland-area school districts widened from 2009 to 2010 as childhood poverty rates surged in already-poor districts but remained low or even fell in districts where poverty touches…