State Representative Dennis Richardson (R-Central Point) believes Oregon Insurance Commissioner Laura Cali went beyond her legal authority in allowing insurance companies to offer the canceled plans that did not meet the minimum standards set by the Affordable Care Act .
With hopes of a "grand bargain" long gone, congressional negotiators now are seeking a more modest deal before year-end to ease the automatic spending cuts that are squeezing both the Pentagon and domestic federal programs. But the going is getting rougher.
The On Your Side Investigators pored through documents and found Oracle was selected after a two-year bidding process. They also found there was another state project that complicated Oracle's creation of Cover Oregon's website.
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 announced Friday that he's giving Intel a tax deal similar to the one he granted Nike a year ago.
A building on Northwest Hoyt Street will likely become the new indoor destination for a controversial Portland homeless camp known as Right 2 Dream Too, according to Dana Haynes, director of communications for Mayor Charlie Hales.
$250,000 will help several programs continue.
Gov. John Kitzhaber and representatives of the Obama administration have signed an 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 nation's largest freight rail carriers have announced they will provide health benefits to the same-sex spouses of their employees, one day after legally married, gay engineers filed a federal lawsuit in Seattle.
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 Obama administration Tuesday launched a bid to rein in the use of tax-exempt groups for political campaigning.