Election 2012: Measures
OPB reports on the ballot measures facing Oregon voters in November.
OPB | Nov. 06, 2012 9:30 p.m.
Oregonians have passed Ballot Measure 85, which will re-direct the state's corporate kicker refund toward public schools. They have defeated Measures 82 and 83, which would have allowed non-tribal casinos in the state.
OPB | Nov. 06, 2012 9:11 p.m.
Early results show voters defeating the measure that would ban non-tribal commercial gill nets 66-34.
AP | Nov. 06, 2012 7:34 a.m.
Oregon voters have the chance to decide the state's future on marijuana, gambling and commercial fishing, but the odds are stacked against any of those measures passing.
Oct. 29, 2012 7 a.m.
In Central Oregon, the fate of a $29 million bond measure is now in the hands of Bend voters.
Oct. 29, 2012 6:22 a.m.
If you live in the city of Portland, chances are good you have three tax measures on your ballot. Supporters of county libraries, schools and the arts are all asking voters for money this election.
Oct. 23, 2012 midnight
A ballot measure in Oregon that would ban the use of non-tribal gill nets lost its official backers to an alternative plan proposed by Gov. John Kitzhaber. But voters could still approve it.
Oct. 17, 2012 7:17 a.m.
The supporters of two Oregon ballot measures that would open the door for non-tribal casinos in the state, say they're suspending that campaign.
Oct. 08, 2012 3:47 p.m.
Three former Oregon governors announced their opposition Monday to the state's casino ballot measures.
Oct. 08, 2012 6:11 a.m.
In Oregon, a trip to the casino often means a journey to one of Oregon's nine tribal nations. But two measures on the ballot in November seek to break that monopoly.
OPB | Sept. 19, 2012 4:06 p.m.
When someone from Oregon dies, the state imposes a one-time tax on estates worth $1 million or more. Measure 84 would phase out that estate tax.