Geoff Norcross, OPB political analyst Bill Lunch and Oregonian senior political reporter Jeff Mapes discuss the political events making news each week.
OPB | Dec. 06, 2013 12:06 p.m.
This week, there's a hearty political stew to warm your bones, and our political guys are ready to dig in.
OPB | Nov. 08, 2013 9:59 a.m.
Tuesday's election was one that political watchers call an off-off-year election. That means you could be forgiven for missing it. But there were some interesting outcomes.
OPB | Oct. 04, 2013 10:22 a.m.
Congress couldn’t get work done when it was supposed to, while Oregon lawmakers got something done when they weren’t.
OPB | Sept. 20, 2013 10:21 a.m.
For this week's Political Chat, OPB's political gurus discuss the leadership of the Federal Reserve, plus a law that would affect Oregon logging, and the state's upcoming special legislative session.
OPB | March 15, 2013 2:32 p.m.
Jeff Mapes and Bill Lunch join Geoff Norcross look back at the week in politics.
OPB | Aug. 02, 2013 noon
Congress begins its August recess Friday, and there’s no tug-of-war over must-pass legislation: no debt ceiling, no government shutdown. For a change, we can talk about what actually got done this week.
OPB | Aug. 09, 2013 1:34 p.m.
To paraphrase that brilliant political brain trust, Monty Python ... the Columbia River Crossing is "not dead yet."
OPB | Aug. 16, 2013 9:55 a.m.
The men who occupy leadership of their respective parties in Oregon made the political news this week.
OPB | Aug. 23, 2013 12:27 p.m.
Sen. Ron Wyden has long warned about the government's surveillance programs. This week on OPB's Think Out Loud, he said the NSA needs to be held in check.
OPB | Aug. 30, 2013 9:22 a.m.
The Obama administration is telling the state of Washington, it has nothing to fear from federal prosecutors -- at least when it comes to marijuana.