Republicans tried without success Friday to derail an Oregon bill that would require businesses to offer sick leave to their employees, arguing the measure would be bad for business and devastating for the agriculture industry.
Governor Brown declared drought emergencies for eight more Oregon counties as the state faces a very dry summer.
Volunteers are trying to rally support for a bill that would wipe out the sentences and criminal record for many marijuana offenders.
The Oregon Senate has approved a bill making it illegal for employers to ask about criminal records on job applications.
Oregon has enacted a first-of-its-kind insurance law that will allow women to obtain a year's worth of birth control at a time, expanding coverage that previously needed to be renewed every 30 or 90 days.
It was a crash on Interstate 5 in Salem last September that killed the husband of Portland Commissioner Amanda Fritz that brought attention to the lack of median barriers on Oregon highways.
Dozens of government officials and researchers from a half-dozen U.S. states and a few countries that have legalized marijuana or are at least thinking about it are gathering in Washington state for meetings focused largely on one question: How do we know if it's working?
Connect to Congress is your opportunity to ask questions to U.S. senators and House members who represent you in Congress. Our first guest is U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Oregon, who joined us from Washington, D.C.
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The state Senate has voted to require that many Oregon businesses offer paid sick leave for their employees.
The recall petition against Sen. Floyd Prozanski of Eugene joins three others targeting Democrats who sponsored the legislation.
The Oregon Senate has signed off on a plan to allow self-service gas pumping - but only in rural areas and only at night.
Washington's attorney general says he is opening a criminal investigation into state Auditor Troy Kelley, separate from the federal charges he already faces.
Last Monday Sen. Alan Olsen, R-Canby, was feeling chest pain in his office. He wasn’t sure what it was.
A bill making it easier for local law enforcement officials to confiscate firearms from convicted domestic abusers and people under restraining orders has cleared the Legislature.
The Oregon Legislature is considering imposing up to a 20 percent sales tax on retail sales of marijuana once it becomes available to consumers.