Two million taxpayer dollars. That's the hefty cost of legal sparring between Oracle and Oregon to decide who is to blame for the state's failed online health insurance exchange, Cover Oregon. Will the state take this to trial or settle? The On Your Side Investigators talked to insiders and legal experts to see how the legal battle over Cover Oregon will impact taxpayers.
The Ways and Means Committee approved the $7.3 billion spending plan in a party-line vote on Thursday.
A third party got into the agency’s Enterprise Technology Services Division and accessed metadata, Brown’s spokeswoman, Kristen Grainger said, adding that no one’s personal information was compromised.
The U.S. House has passed a Medicare bill that includes renewal of a program that pays subsidies to timber counties, especially in Oregon.
Oregon Democrats introduced a bill Thursday to require background checks on private firearm sales, setting up a showdown with gun rights advocates that could come as soon as next week.
Democrats on an Oregon legislative committee voted Wednesday to advance a bill that would require nearly all employers to give workers up to five days a year of paid sick leave.
A new bill could provide an extra layer of privacy and protection for Oregon students who are victims of rape.
The rally was a vocal push in support of Senate Bill 477 and House Bill 2729. The measures call for Oregon to set a date for transitioning away from out-of-state coal and making up the difference in lost energy with renewables.
An Oregon legislative panel has advanced a $7.255 billion spending plan for primary and secondary schools.
Rep. Greg Walden says House Speaker John Boehner has agreed to include a two-year extension of subsidies to Oregon timber counties in a bipartisan agreement to reform the way doctors are paid by Medicare.
The Oregon Senate expects to vote Tuesday on a bill giving tax breaks to Internet providers and companies that own data centers, the measure's sponsor said Monday.
Washington state auditor Troy Kelley says he has fully cooperated with federal officials on questions related to financial activities at a business he previously owned, but said all of his actions over the years have been "lawful and appropriate."
Oregon legislative leaders said Monday that they'll push ahead this week with a schools budget criticized as inadequate by education interests.
Sen. Arnie Roblan, the chair of the Senate’s education community, has formed a workgroup consisting of the state’s education stakeholders to hammer out a plan for the Oregon Education Investment Board.
In the wake of police shootings and the outrage nationwide, police body cameras are being pushed as a way to increase transparency. Portland police are moving in that direction, and officers could be wearing them in a matter of months. But could these body cameras put your privacy at risk? Steve Dunn talks with Capt. John Scruggs from Portland police and Oregon state Rep. Lew Frederick on this week's "Your Voice Your Vote."