The Washington Legislature has approved a $38.2 billion two-year state operating budget, taking swift action Monday night to avoid a government shutdown.
Host Steve Dunn takes the show on the road this week, to Northeast Portland’s Pure Green, a medical marijuana dispensary.
Some Oregon students living in the U.S. without legal permission could qualify for state financial aid under a measure advanced by the state Senate Thursday, despite criticism that the state can't afford the additional grants.
Gov. Kate Brown says "there simply isn't a path forward" for a proposal to raise taxes, pay for transportation projects and repeal a carbon-reduction program.
Retail sales of recreational marijuana could begin as soon as Oct. 1 in Oregon, sooner than had been expected.
Frustrated environmental groups implored Oregon lawmakers Wednesday not to eliminate a nascent carbon-reduction mandate that Senate Democrats have agreed to repeal in exchange for Republican votes to raise taxes for transportation projects.
Oregon legislators are moving forward with a bill setting up the state's legal marijuana market.
A special committee of the Oregon Senate is preparing to hear from the public about a plan to raise gas taxes, fund transportation projects and repeal a carbon-reduction program.
A proposal permitting pharmacists to prescribe hormonal birth control is advancing through the Legislature.
In a triumph of divided government, the Republican-controlled Congress passed major trade legislation Wednesday that was long-sought by President Barack Obama but vehemently opposed by most lawmakers in his party.
Oregon Gov. Kate Brown has signed a bill making it easier for parents to opt their children out of standardized tests.
A joint House-Senate committee approved a sales tax of up to 20 percent on Tuesday, setting the stage for a vote in the full House.
A proposal to raise Oregon's gas tax, pay for road and bridge construction, and repeal a carbon-reduction initiative will get a public airing in the state Senate.
Oregon Senate lawmakers approved a measure making it a felony to secretly record someone while they're nude and in a private area.
A state House panel has advanced a bill that combines a variety of tax increases with tax breaks benefiting primarily lower-income Oregonians