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1.15.2021: Oregon legislative session meetings postponed 2 days amid threats so no staffers have to report to the Capitol on or before Inauguration Day; Oregon National Guard Activated Ahead of Potential Unrest at State Capitol; Bills would rewrite Oregon

Friday, January 15, 2021
1.15.2021: Oregon legislative session meetings postponed 2 days amid threats so no staffers have to report to the Capitol on or before Inauguration Day; Oregon National Guard Activated Ahead of Potential Unrest at State Capitol; Bills would rewrite Oregon
News Oregon Political News FBI in Oregon sets up command post to gather, share intelligence on potential threats leading up to presidential inauguration (https://www.oregonlive.com/crime/2021/01/fbi-in-oregon-sets-up-command-post-to-gather-share-intelligence-on-potential-threats-leadi [...]

1.14.2021: Oregon House Republicans awaiting investigation findings to weigh in on Nearman’s actions; Oregon landlord compensation fund likely open by end of January; BOLI: Employers can require vaccinations

Thursday, January 14, 2021
1.14.2021: Oregon House Republicans awaiting investigation findings to weigh in on Nearman’s actions; Oregon landlord compensation fund likely open by end of January; BOLI: Employers can require vaccinations
News Oregon Political News Oregon House Republicans awaiting investigation findings to weigh in on Nearman’s actions (https://www.oregonlive.com/politics/2021/01/oregon-house-republicans-awaiting-investigation-findings-to-weigh-in-on-nearmans-actions.html) Oregon landlord compensa [...]

1.13.2021: Pence won’t invoke 25th Amendment, says it is not ‘in the best interest of our Nation’; Oregon allocates $100 million to commercial rent relief; application process likely to open in February; Legislature returns to Capitol amid COVID-19 spike

Tuesday, January 12, 2021
1.13.2021: Pence won’t invoke 25th Amendment, says it is not ‘in the best interest of our Nation’; Oregon allocates $100 million to commercial rent relief; application process likely to open in February; Legislature returns to Capitol amid COVID-19 spike
News Oregon Political News Oregon allocates $100 million to commercial rent relief; application process likely to open in February (https://www.oregonlive.com/business/2021/01/oregon-allocates-100-million-to-new-commercial-rent-relief-program-application-process-likely-to-open-in-f [...]

1.12.2021: Oregon state representative fined, told to resign by House speaker after letting rioters into Capitol; Heavy police presence at Oregon Capitol as lawmakers convene; The Oregon Legislature is swearing in a record number of people of color today

Tuesday, January 12, 2021
1.12.2021: Oregon state representative fined, told to resign by House speaker after letting rioters into Capitol; Heavy police presence at Oregon Capitol as lawmakers convene; The Oregon Legislature is swearing in a record number of people of color today
News Oregon Political News Oregon state representative fined, told to resign by House speaker after letting rioters into Capitol (https://www.oregonlive.com/news/2021/01/oregon-state-representative-fined-told-to-resign-by-house-speaker-after-letting-rioters-into-capitol.html) Hea [...]

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