Former Oregon Republican Party Chairman Allen Alley says he won't be running for governor or any other elected office this year.
Lawmakers tackled some controversial issues during their short, 35-day session that wrapped up Friday – including gun background checks, medical marijuana dispensaries and Cover Oregon oversight.
The Oregon Senate voted Friday to let local governments temporarily ban medical marijuana stores.
The Oregon Legislature is pushing to finish its work and adjourn on Friday.
Oregon schools will have a chance to keep their Native American mascots under a bill Gov. John Kitzhaber's signed into law Thursday.
Oregon will ask the federal government for permission to give Oregonians more time to comply with the Affordable Care Act because of delays with the state's online health insurance exchange.
The Oregon Legislature moved late Thursday to give Oregon Health & Science University all of the $200 million it requested for cancer research facilities.
The Oregon Senate has voted down a bill that would have used unclaimed money from class-action judgments to boost funding for lawyers who serve the poor.
A deal to share scarce water between ranchers and the Klamath Tribes has cleared another hurdle on its way toward becoming part of a bill in Congress to overcome a century of fighting over water in the Klamath Basin.
Oregon cities and counties would be allowed to ban medical marijuana stores, but only temporarily, under a bill approved in the Oregon House.
A spokesperson for Rep. Greg Walden told the On Your Side Investigators on Tuesday morning that the Government Accountability Office will proceed with a review of the Cover Oregon website.
The Senate has passed a bill that would give Washington state business owners a tax break for hiring unemployed military veterans.
Multnomah County Chairwoman Marissa Madrigal said Tuesday that once the state’s ban on gay-marriage is overturned, the county will begin issuing marriage licenses.
Washington state's first legal marijuana license is going to a guy named Green.
The Oregon Legislature has approved a compromise that would end a long conflict over the urban growth boundary in Washington County.
A state House committee has approved a compromise measure that would allow Oregon communities to ban medical marijuana facilities, but only temporarily.
Two bills aimed at rectifying the problems at Cover Oregon and avoiding repeats in the future are advancing in the Oregon Legislature.
Gov. John Kitzhaber is expressing pessimism about the ability for Cover Oregon to get its website fully functioning before the March 31 deadline for people to sign up for insurance under the federal health care law.