By Mark Floyd OSU News & Communications
In the not-too-distant future, Oregon will face summer water shortages, an increase in wildfire risk, more extreme weather events, new environmental responses to climate change and myriad economic challenges...
With voters scared about the economy and sour on incumbents, Oregon Democrats are at risk of losing their supermajority in the state Legislature. Republicans say the political climate favors their candidates and issues.
The Oregon League of Minority Voters (OLMV) will host the first annual State of Civil Rights Oregon Forum at the University of Oregon 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 14. The luncheon will take place in the Club Room at Autzen Stadium, 2700 MLK...
University of Oregon President Richard Lariviere is proposing creation of a roughly $1.6 billion endowment, partly funded by state bonds. He plans to present the idea to the Oregon Legislature when it meets next year.
State Treasurer Ben Westlund, an independent spirit in Oregon politics and a passionate advocate of health care reform, has died of lung cancer. He was 60. "He worked right up to the end," an aide said.
Leaders in the Oregon House and Senate have scheduled a 4-week session -- and vowed not to stick around into March. What will Oregon lawmakers try to do in this short session? | POLL: Cut the tax kicker?