Local Politics

Politics Cover Oregon: Apply for insurance in April and avoid federal penalty Cover Oregon: Apply for insurance in April and avoid federal penalty(Video)
Mark your calendars. Uninsured Oregonians have another month to apply for health insurance thanks to Cover Oregon's plethora of technical problems. Meanwhile, Monday marked the deadline for the rest of the country to apply for health insurance this year under the Affordable Care Act.
Politics Oregon congressional map pleases both parties Oregon congressional map pleases both parties
The 2010 election gave Oregon an evenly divided House of Representatives and a power-sharing agreement between Republicans and Democrats, and the result was a redistricting process that left both parties relatively happy.
Politics Cover Oregon bars reporters from oversight meeting Cover Oregon bars reporters from oversight meeting
Oregon legislators and officials with the state's troubled health exchange are considering whether to open the meetings of a legislative oversight committee to the public after journalists were told they could not attend.
Politics Washington Senate OKs per diem increase for senators Washington Senate OKs per diem increase for senators
A Senate committee voted Tuesday to give an extra $30 a day to senators and an additional $10 daily increase to legislative assistants while the Legislature is in session.
Politics 'Your Voice, Your Vote:' Convention Center hotel 'Your Voice, Your Vote:' Convention Center hotel(Video)
Roy Jay, president of the Oregon Convention and Visitor Services Network, and Sandeep Kaushik, with Coalition for Fair Budget Priorities, join KATU's Steve Dunn Sunday, March 23, 2014, to discuss who should pay to build a new hotel adjacent to the Oregon Convention Center.