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5.28.21: Gov. Kate Brown vetoes motorcycle ‘lane splitting’ bill; Oregon State Hospital calls for 30 National Guard personnel to help as staffing crisis intensifies; Auditors: Oregon could still do more to show how it spends money

Friday, May 28, 2021
5.28.21: Gov. Kate Brown vetoes motorcycle ‘lane splitting’ bill; Oregon State Hospital calls for 30 National Guard personnel to help as staffing crisis intensifies; Auditors: Oregon could still do more to show how it spends money
News Oregon Political News Gov. Kate Brown vetoes motorcycle ‘lane splitting’ bill (https://www.oregonlive.com/politics/2021/05/oregon-governor-vetoes-motorcycle-lane-splitting-bill.html) Oregon State Hospital calls for 30 National Guard personnel to help as staffing crisis intensi [...]

5.27.21: Bill requiring OR public universities to provide annual updates on hiring of outside counsel heads to Senate floor; Oregon’s per-student spending fell 6% below national average before pandemic, new rankings show; Oregon Senate advances $9.3 billi

Thursday, May 27, 2021
5.27.21: Bill requiring OR public universities to provide annual updates on hiring of outside counsel heads to Senate floor; Oregon’s per-student spending fell 6% below national average before pandemic, new rankings show; Oregon Senate advances $9.3 billi
News Oregon Political News Bill requiring OR public universities to provide annual updates on hiring of outside counsel heads to Senate floor (https://www.oregonlive.com/education/2021/05/bill-requiring-or-public-universities-to-provide-annual-updates-on-hiring-of-outside-counsel-heads- [...]

5.26.21: Oregon will use $28 million left over from commercial rent relief program for small-business grants; 87,000 at risk of utility shut-offs as Oregon ends COVID ban; Gig workers sue Oregon Employment Department

Wednesday, May 26, 2021
5.26.21: Oregon will use $28 million left over from commercial rent relief program for small-business grants; 87,000 at risk of utility shut-offs as Oregon ends COVID ban; Gig workers sue Oregon Employment Department
News Oregon Political News Oregon will use $28 million left over from commercial rent relief program for small-business grants (https://www.oregonlive.com/business/2021/05/oregon-will-use-28-million-left-over-from-commercial-rent-relief-program-for-small-business-grants.html) 87,00 [...]

5.25.21: Oregon sets deadline for those receiving jobless benefits to start looking for work; Postmarks would count for ballot deadline under bill approved by Oregon House; Oregon lawmakers of color notch notable wins, including giving Black people, peopl

Tuesday, May 25, 2021
5.25.21: Oregon sets deadline for those receiving jobless benefits to start looking for work; Postmarks would count for ballot deadline under bill approved by Oregon House; Oregon lawmakers of color notch notable wins, including giving Black people, peopl
News Oregon Political News Oregon sets deadline for those receiving jobless benefits to start looking for work (https://www.oregonlive.com/business/2021/05/oregon-sets-deadline-for-those-receiving-jobless-benefits-to-start-looking-for-work.html) Postmarks would count for ballot dea [...]

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