The text of Gov. John Kitzhaber's inaugural address as prepared and released by the governor's office.
The 113th Congress was considered one of the least productive in U.S. history. What can we expect from the 114th Congress? U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Oregon, offers his thoughts on that question.
Gov. John Kitzhaber begins his fourth term on Monday after taking the oath of office in a ceremony at the state Capitol, followed by his inaugural address.
The newspaper says multiple sources have told it the FBI investigation is happening, but the FBI won’t officially confirm it.
Leaders of Washington state's Legislature are going to spend the next several months debating whether to raise taxes, or create new ones, in order to answer the Supreme Court's demand to put more money into public schools.
Gov. Jay Inslee is proposing legislation to protect state waters by tackling pollution at its source and giving a state agency the authority to potentially ban the worst chemicals in products before they get into the environment.
City Council will lay out funding proposals for a residential street fee and their details during a hearing Thursday, Jan. 8 at 6 p.m. Voters will decide which one they prefer during a May vote.
In a joint press release issued Wednesday, Sens. Doug Ericksen and Michael Baumgartner say their proposal will be raised Monday, when the legislative session begins.
Gov. John Kitzhaber on Tuesday defended his proposed budget from critics who say it shortchanges education, telling a crowd of business officials that pouring more money into education won't improve graduation rates or student achievement.
The Portland Business Alliance said it would take City Council’s street fee to court if it included a tax on the wealthy so City Hall changed it, but it changed it so much that now city commissioners can’t agree on it anymore.
David Fidanque, outgoing director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Oregon, has a message for the state: It's not as progressive as some say.
Independent pollster Stuart Elway said Tuesday that it was the first time in seven years that economy was not named the most important issue. It came in second.
Influential Oregon business groups are calling for a focus on education, infrastructure and natural resources as they outline their agenda for the upcoming legislative session.
In 2015 Oregon Democrats will enter the session with a super majority. How far can they push their agenda?
In Oregon, there will be cookies — and not much else — to commemorate John Kitzhaber's unprecedented fourth inauguration as governor.