Chris Lehman

Salem Correspondent

Chris Lehman is based in Salem and has covered state politics for OPB and the Northwest News Network since 2006. Before coming to Oregon, Lehman was a reporter and announcer for public radio stations in Louisiana and Illinois. He has a bachelor's degree in journalism from Temple University in Philadelphia. Lehman lives in Salem with his wife and son. He tweets from @capitolcurrents.

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Recent Articles

Oregon Cities Seek Clarity On Marijuana Taxes

Nov. 26, 2014 5:03 p.m.


Northwesterners Protest Ferguson Decision

Nov. 25, 2014 3:41 p.m.


Oregon Food Labeling Measure Headed For Likely Recount

Nov. 24, 2014 5:49 p.m.


Oregon, Oracle Tangle In Federal Court

Nov. 21, 2014 4:36 p.m.


Oregon's Food Labeling Measure Appears Headed For Recount

Nov. 20, 2014 5:26 p.m.


Oregon Lawmakers Could Make Changes To Pot Measure

Nov. 19, 2014 4:59 p.m.


Keystone XL Pipeline: Northwest Senators Vote Along Party Lines

Nov. 18, 2014 5:35 p.m.


Oregon's Measure 92 Supporters Still Haven't Conceded

Nov. 14, 2014 5:07 p.m.


Expanding Oregon Economy Could Trigger 'Kicker'

Nov. 13, 2014 3:30 p.m.


'Astounding' Number Of Write-Ins In One Oregon County

Nov. 10, 2014 5:24 p.m.


Oregon Ethics Commission Is Looking Into Governor, First Lady

Nov. 07, 2014 3:28 p.m.


Oregon Ethics Panel To Discuss First Lady's Actions

Nov. 06, 2014 5:49 p.m.


Oregon Governor Still Wary Of Marijuana Legalization

Nov. 06, 2014 4:05 p.m.


Democrats Make Gains In Oregon Legislature

Nov. 05, 2014 5:11 p.m.


Q&A: What Will Democrats Do With Two Extra Seats In State Legislature?

Nov. 05, 2014 4:40 p.m.


Oregon Voters Reject Top-Two Primary

Nov. 05, 2014 7:37 a.m.


Kitzhaber Wins Fourth Term As Oregon Governor

Nov. 05, 2014 6:20 a.m.


Big Money Still Flows Into TV Ads Despite Shifting Media Landscape

Oct. 31, 2014 4:54 p.m.


Campaigns Trade Barbs As Oregon Governor's Race Enters Closing Days

Oct. 30, 2014 5:02 p.m.


The Twists And Turns Of The Oregon Governor's Race

Oct. 28, 2014 5:43 p.m.

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