Dr. Monica Wehby, candidate for U.S. Senate joins KATU's Steve Dunn on "Your Voice, Your Vote." In the second segment he is joined by two (Salem) Statesmen Journal reporters, Hannah Hoffman and Anna Staver, to discuss their political podcasts and their take on Oregon's 2014 month-long legislative session.
Gov. Jan Brewer on Wednesday vetoed a Republican bill that set off a national debate over gay rights, religion and discrimination and subjected Arizona to blistering criticism from major corporations and political leaders from both parties.
Three moms leading the charge to stop Common Core, or at least pause its implementation in Oregon, join Steve Dunn on Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014 for "Your Voice, Your Vote." Jennifer Gallegos, Macey France and Lidia Larson have formed a local group called Parent Led Reform.
Oregon's attorney general will not defend the state's ban on gay marriage, arguing it cannot withstand a federal constitutional challenge.
Tualatin Mayor Lou Ogden; Rob Bovett of Association of Oregon Counties; state Rep. Peter Buckley, D-Ashland; and Geoff Sugerman, co-author of the medical marijuana dispensary bill join KATU's Steve Dunn on Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014 to discuss issues related to local governments and whether they want dispensaries, and the legalization of pot in Oregon.
Part 1: U.S. Rep. Walden, state Rep. Richardson - Cover Oregon Press Conference - Feb. 13, 2014
U.S. Rep. Walden, state Rep. Richardson - Cover Oregon Press Conference - Feb. 13, 2014.
Rep. Dennis Richardson Cover Oregon press conference - Salem - Feb. 13, 2014.
Interview: Interim Director of Cover Oregon Bruce Goldberg
The 30-megawatt pilot project was announced at a press conference by Gov. John Kitzhaber, U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and Bureau of Ocean Energy Management Director Tommy Beaudreau.
What do Oregon lawmakers need to do to get the Cover Oregon website running as promised to Oregonians? And what should the state do to prevent another IT debacle like Cover Oregon? And how much did Gov. John Kitzhaber know leading up to the failed rollout?
Exclusive State Rep. Dennis Richardson on Cover Oregon Failure - Part 1
Exclusive: State Rep. Dennis Richardson on Cover Oregon Failure - Part 2
Exclusive: State Rep. Dennis Richardson on Cover Oregon Failure - Part 3
With the Cover Oregon website still unable to enroll people who are seeking health insurance, state lawmakers in recent weeks have signaled they're going to take a hard look at what to do next with the state's troubled exchange during the upcoming February legislative session.
During this week's show, State Sen. Floyd Prozanski, D-Eugene, joins Steve Dunn from the Capitol to discuss requiring everyone who buys a gun to undergo a background check.
This week reporters Hillary Lake and Chelsea Kopta discuss their investigative reporting that has uncovered many of the missteps leading up to the failed launch of Cover Oregon’s website. And former U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Furse files for a seat on the Washington County Commission.
Exclusive Interview: Gov. John Kitzhaber - Cover Oregon - 1/9/2014
Gov. John Kitzhaber - Cover Oregon Press Conference - 1/9/2014.
Gov. John Kitzhaber - Cover Oregon Press Conference - 1/9/2014 - Part 2
Gov. John Kitzhaber - Cover Oregon Press Conference - 1/92014 - Part 3 - Q&A
Allen Alley, who lost to former NBA star Chris Dudley during the Oregon Republican primary for governor in 2010, says he's looking at his options, but he's not made a decision whether he'll run for anything.
Steve Dunn takes you back to the big political stories and people of 2013: Gun control, Cover Oregon, Gov. John Kitzhaber, Dennis Richardson, a potential Kitzhaber gubernatorial challenger, and Columbia Sportswear's Gert Boyle.
Oregon U.S. Rep. Kurt Schrader, D-District 5, talks about the failures of Cover Oregon's website Sunday, Dec. 11, 2013. He also talks about the bipartisan budget bill.
Former Portland mayoral candidate and state representative, Jefferson Smith, joined KATU's Steve Dunn on Sunday, Dec. 15, 2013 on "Your Voice, Your Vote" to reflect on losing to now-Mayor Charlie Hales and to the launch of his new progressive radio station.
Dr. Bruce Goldberg, acting head of Cover Oregon, said Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013 that only 28,000 of the 65,000 people who sent in completed paper applications by a Dec. 4 deadline have had their applications processed.
Video: Gov. John Kitzhaber announces historic run for fourth term.
This week: U.S. Rep. Earl Blumenauer talks about his legislation to double the country’s federal gas tax. Also, On Your Side Investigator Chelsea Kopta, radio and TV host, Dave Anderson and Associated Press reporter Jonathan J. Cooper discuss significant developments with Cover Oregon.
Nina Carlson, parent and Oregon PTA Vice President of Legislation and Deputy Superintendent of Public Instruction, Rob Saxton, the head of Oregon Department of Education, join Steve Dunn Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013 to discuss Common Core.
Portland Mayor Charlie Hales joins KATU's Steve Dunn Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013 on "Your Voice, Your Vote." He discusses his firing of chief administrative officer Jack Graham, homelessness, road improvements and other city issues. Also, he has his thoughts on his biggest accomplishment as mayor so far and what he's planning for next year.