Some Oregon students could qualify for tuition waivers at community colleges under a measure given overwhelming bipartisan support by senators.
Gov. Kate Brown has signed the last of three ethics-related bills she requested after Gov. John Kitzhaber resigned amid an influence-peddling scandal.
Oregon lawmakers have resolved an impasse over the extension of expiring tax breaks that benefit lower-income taxpayers.
Host Steve Dunn takes the show on the road this week, to Northeast Portland’s Pure Green, a medical marijuana dispensary.
On July 1 Oregonians over the age of 21 will be able to use recreational marijuana. How will this impact local companies and employees?
As Oregonians prepare to enter the brave new world of legal marijuana, the state wants folks to know a few things.
Oregon Senators have passed legislation requiring a state agency to maintain a list of chemicals that are potentially harmful in children's toys and products.
Gov. Jay Inslee signed a new two-year state operating budget just before midnight, averting a government shutdown that state officials had prepared for in case the new spending plan wasn't in place by day's end.
Even though the countdown is almost over to legal recreational marijuana in Oregon, state lawmakers are still dealing with two key pieces of legislation that set the rules for retail sales. Both bills are expected to pass, much to the dismay of one of the state's most vocal opponents of legal marijuana.
If the petitioners are found to have 1,000 valid signatures from registered voters, they can begin collecting the rest of the 88,000 they'll need to get the measure on the 2016 ballot.
Senior Obama administration officials, including the White House chief of staff, knew as early as 2009 that Hillary Rodham Clinton was using a private email address for her government correspondence, according to some 3,000 pages of correspondence released by the State Department late Tuesday night.
Big-time donors to a nonprofit educational group founded by Jeb Bush, disclosed for the first time Wednesday, highlight the intersection between Bush's roles in the worlds of business, policy and politics years before he began running for president. Bush provided the names to The Associated Press.
In a Republican presidential kickoff speech centered on a pledge to talk straight, the New Jersey governor sometimes exaggerated his record and skipped over more troublesome realities in a state with a struggling economy, a chronically underfunded state pension system and an increasingly gridlocked government.
Gov. Jerry Brown wasted no time Tuesday in signing a contentious California bill to impose one of the strictest school vaccination laws in the country following an outbreak of measles at Disneyland late last year.