Missouri's two U.S. senators say their home state is the right place for Boeing Co. to build its new 777X commercial airplane.
Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden is working with a colleague from South Dakota to fight President Obama's plan to cap tax deductions for charitable donations for the wealthiest Americans.
The embattled director of Oregon's problem-plagued health insurance exchange will be taking a leave of absence, and he says it is for medical reasons.
Critics are relentless in warning about what they see as the folly of the new Common Core academic standards, designed to prepare students for college or a job by the time they graduate from high school.
Nina Carlson, parent and Oregon PTA Vice President of Legislation and Deputy Superintendent of Public Instruction, Rob Saxton, the head of Oregon Department of Education, join Steve Dunn Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013 to discuss Common Core.
After reviewing classified legal opinions used by the Obama administration to justify killing an American without trial with a drone, U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., and other members of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence say the action was legal.
Gov. John Kitzhaber and representatives of the Obama administration have signed a breakthrough agreement for sharing scarce water in the Upper Klamath Basin, where irrigation was shut off to ranchers last summer after the Klamath Tribes exercised newly awarded water rights to protect fish.
The former executive director of a state Senate Democratic campaign committee was given a two-year sentence Tuesday for embezzling as much as $330,000 in campaign contributions. Much of the money was spent at casinos.
But 43,000 of them need to finish enrolling by paying for their new health coverage that is set to begin in January.
Washington Governor Jay Inlsee has a message for his fellow governors who are competing against him for Boeing manufacturing of the 777X.
The Obama administration Tuesday launched a bid to rein in the use of tax-exempt groups for political campaigning.
Money, star power and Hollywood awaited President Barack Obama on a West Coast swing featuring a bit of official business but mostly fundraising for a Democratic Party eager to go on offense after a politically debilitating two months.
Being speaker of the House doesn't make it any easier to sign up for health care coverage using the troubled federal website. Just ask John Boehner.
Senate Democrats eased the way for swift approval of President Barack Obama's current and future nominees, voting unilaterally to overturn decades of Senate precedent and undermine Republicans' ability to block final votes.