The leader of Oregon's troubled health insurance exchange says thousands of Oregonians who sent in their applications by the deadline may have to go elsewhere for temporary coverage — despite the state's promises.
Officials had said the online system would be ready to use Monday for insurance agents and community groups that have contracts with Cover Oregon. But the system still isn't fully functional for them.
This week: U.S. Rep. Earl Blumenauer talks about his legislation to double the country’s federal gas tax. Also, On Your Side Investigator Chelsea Kopta, radio and TV host, Dave Anderson and Associated Press reporter Jonathan J. Cooper discuss significant developments with Cover Oregon.
U.S. Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-Camas) now has two challengers for her seat representing Washington's 3rd district.
Same-sex marriage advocates in Oregon reported Monday they had collected enough signatures to give voters a chance to legalize same-sex marriage in 2014.
Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber announced Monday morning that he will run for an historic fourth term.
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 .
Gov. John Kitzhaber announced Friday that he's giving Intel a tax deal similar to the one he granted Nike a year ago.
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.
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 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.
Missouri's two U.S. senators say their home state is the right place for Boeing Co. to build its new 777X commercial airplane.