Portland City Commissioner Amanda Fritz talks about her proposal to require Portland businesses to pay for sick leave, and Sen. Ron Wyden talks about the impact of the across-the-board cuts within the federal government that are scheduled to begin March 1.
Basic Rights Oregon Executive Director Jeana Frazzini joins KATU's political reporter, Patrick Preston, to discuss the push to legalize same-sex marriage in Oregon. Teresa Harkey, spokeswoman for Protect Marriage Oregon, is also interviewed for the show. Click on the "Play Video" button to watch the entire show.
The Oregon World War II Memorial Foundation held a ceremony Tuesday honoring veterans and asking the public for donations.
The new chair of the Oregon Republican Party said Sunday her top priority is to register more members, specifically 200,000.
Veterans who suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder want to be able to smoke pot legally in the state of Oregon.
Senate Majority Leader Diane Rosenbaum of Portland, Sen. Arnie Roblan of Coos Bay and Sen. Alan Bates of Medford discuss the Senate Democrats’ 2013 legislative agenda Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013 at the Capitol.
Columbia Sportswear's Gert Boyle joins KATU's Steve Dunn on "Your Voice, Your Vote," Sunday, Feb. 4, 2013.
Washington State Rep. Liz Pike, conservative activist Bob Larimer, Erin Thomas with the Brady Campaign Against Gun Violence, and school teacher Drew Persse join KATU's Steve Dunn on Sunday, Jan. 28, 2013 to discuss Pike's proposal to arm teachers with concealed guns to protect students from school shooters. Click on the "Play Video" button to watch the show.
Radio talk show host Lars Larsen, Jennifer Lynch with One Million Moms for Gun Control and Penny Okamoto with Ceasefire Oregon talk about gun control issues in light of the Newtown shootings and President Obama's recent Executive Orders that dealt with gun control. Click on the "Play Video" button to watch the entire show.
Oregon legislators Republican Sen. Bruce Starr, Democrats Sen. Mark Hass and Rep. Tobias Read join KATU's Steve Dunn Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013 on "Your Voice, Your Vote" to discuss several topics sure to pop up during this year's legislative session, including tax reform.
KATU Political Reporter Patrick Preston and KATU News anchor Steve Dunn discuss what Congress still needs to do to avert across-the-board spending cuts, the debt ceiling and a potential government shutdown on "Your Voice, Your Vote" Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013. These things make up the next "cliff" the country faces. Click the "Play Video: button to watch the show.
Portland Mayor-Elect Charlie Hales appeared on "Your Voice, Your Vote" Sunday, Dec. 20, 2012 with KATU's Steve Dunn to discuss your concerns and answer your questions days before taking office Jan. 1, 2013.
This week on "Your Voice, Your Vote," KATU's Anna Canzano sits down with State Senator Ginny Burdick to discuss her plans to change gun laws in Oregon, plus our panel discusses the special session of the Oregon Legislature this week where lawmakers overwhelmingly passed a tax bill that will benefit Nike
Democratic House speaker nominee Tina Kotek, D-Portland, appeared on “Your Voice, Your Vote” Sunday Dec. 9, 2012 to discuss Oregon’s upcoming 2013 legislative session and her priorities for it.
KATU political reporter Patrick Preston is joined by a panel of experts to answer questions about what happens next when Washington's new marijuana law goes into effect.