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Changes to lottery profits, free community college and the Secretary of State is back online.

Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Changes to lottery profits, free community college and the Secretary of State is back online.
News Oregon Political News Half of Oregon lottery profits would go to counties under proposed ballot measure (http://www.oregonlive.com/politics/index.ssf/2014/02/half_of_oregon_lottery_profits.html#incart_m-rpt-1) A land use 'grand bargain' kumbaya moment (http://www.oregonlive.co [...]

Leadership team changes in the House, land use ‘grand bargain’ and increases to social services and corrections all on this week’s agenda in Salem as the session winds down.

Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Leadership team changes in the House, land use ‘grand bargain’ and increases to social services and corrections all on this week’s agenda in Salem as the session winds down.
News Oregon Political News Timber veterans struggle to navigate Oregon's land use law and make forestry profitable (http://www.oregonlive.com/clackamascounty/index.ssf/2014/02/timber_veterans_struggle_to_na.html#incart_m-rpt-1) Land-use 'grand bargain' could move qu [...]

OHSU promises union jobs, rural expansion if Oregon lawmakers OK $200 million bond request

Monday, February 24, 2014
OHSU promises union jobs, rural expansion if Oregon lawmakers OK $200 million bond request
Secretary of State website is up and running again after being hacked, the legislature is wrapping up in Salem and the Medford teachers union members seem pleased with the tentative agreement – classes resume today. News Oregon Political News Oregon Legislature focus [...]

SEIU withdraws health care ballot measures, part of deal with hospitals, John Kitzhaber

Friday, February 21, 2014
SEIU withdraws health care ballot measures, part of deal with hospitals, John Kitzhaber
A key backer of CRC backs away, union drops ballot measures as part of last year’s hospital tax deal, internet voting is getting a look and the Medford teacher’s strike heats up with talk of occupying district offices. News Oregon Political News Legislators hope to  [...]

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