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5.31.19: PERS reform passes after Speaker whips last-minute votes; Campaign finance bill clears hurdle, with loopholes intact; Business group moves to put multibillion-dollar tax hike before Oregon voters

Thursday, May 30, 2019
5.31.19: PERS reform passes after Speaker whips last-minute votes; Campaign finance bill clears hurdle, with loopholes intact; Business group moves to put multibillion-dollar tax hike before Oregon voters
News Oregon Political News PERS reform passes after Speaker whips last-minute votes (https://pamplinmedia.com/pt/9-news/429934-338011-pers-reform-passes-after-speaker-whips-last-minute-votes-) After shaky start, Oregon House passes PERS reform (https://www.oregonlive.com/politi [...]

5.30.19: Pioneering Oregon state Sen. Jackie Winters has died; Oregon House passes partial plastic straw ban; Three education bills that passed this week

Thursday, May 30, 2019
5.30.19: Pioneering Oregon state Sen. Jackie Winters has died; Oregon House passes partial plastic straw ban; Three education bills that passed this week
News Oregon Political News Pioneering Oregon state Sen. Jackie Winters has died (https://democratherald.com/news/pioneering-oregon-state-sen-jackie-winters-has-died/article_590e9e44-d543-5ffd-99b4-3e546ff3afb7.html#tracking-source=home-top-story-2) Jackie Winters, first African [...]

5.29.19: As Oregon House slowdown continues, lawmakers prepare bill to avoid government shutdown; Kate Brown signs lower caseworker degree requirements into law; Lawmakers discuss bill to drop Oregon’s drinking limit to .05

Wednesday, May 29, 2019
5.29.19: As Oregon House slowdown continues, lawmakers prepare bill to avoid government shutdown; Kate Brown signs lower caseworker degree requirements into law; Lawmakers discuss bill to drop Oregon’s drinking limit to .05
News Oregon Political News As Oregon House slowdown continues, lawmakers prepare bill to avoid government shutdown (https://www.oregonlive.com/politics/2019/05/as-oregon-house-slowdown-continues-lawmakers-prepare-bill-to-avoid-government-shutdown.html) Kate Brown signs lower casewor [...]

5.28.19: Oregon governor signs Kaylee’s law, spurred by Bend murder by campus security officer; Another day, another $40 million request at Oregon’s state capitol; Bev Clarno, new Oregon secretary of state, taps longtime state archivist for civics educati

Tuesday, May 28, 2019
5.28.19: Oregon governor signs Kaylee’s law, spurred by Bend murder by campus security officer; Another day, another $40 million request at Oregon’s state capitol; Bev Clarno, new Oregon secretary of state, taps longtime state archivist for civics educati
News Oregon Political News Oregon governor signs Kaylee’s law, spurred by Bend murder by campus security officer (https://www.oregonlive.com/crime/2019/05/oregon-governor-signs-kaylees-law-spurred-by-bend-murder-by-campus-security-officer.html) Another day, another $40 million  [...]

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