Will Bridge Scandal Jam Gov. Christie's Road Show?

It seems every time you turn around in the early primary states you bump into another potential — let's say likely — candidate for president. New Jersey's Chris Christie is one of them.

Statesman Journal: Accusations Fly In Wehby Plagarism Kerfuffle

Statesman Journal |Sept. 18, 2014 2:50 p.m.

Who authored the plagiarized health and economic plans for Republican Senate candidate Monica Wehby continues to remain an unanswered question.

Top Stories: Wehby Campaign Blames Former Staff For Plagiarizing, Cartopia To Remain Open

OPB |Sept. 18, 2014 7:45 a.m.

Headlines for Thursday, Sept. 18: The Monica Wehby campaign blames former staff members for publishing plagiarized content; the Southeast Portland food truck pod, Cartopia, will remain open; ACLU is challenging Umatilla's moratorium on adult businesses; and more.

Wehby: Ex-Staffer Copied Policies

AP |Sept. 18, 2014 6:52 a.m.

Republican U.S. Senate candidate Monica Wehby on Wednesday blamed a former staff member for policy positions that matched statements from other Republicans word-for-word.

Statesman Journal: Oregon Sets $2 Million Limit To Fight Oracle Case

Statesman Journal |Sept. 12, 2014 12:08 p.m.

The State of Oregon has sued Oracle over its role in creating the failed Cover Oregon health care exchange website, and it has budgeted $2 million to fight the case.

Portland Police Chief Wants Body Cameras, Union Not So Sure

OPB |Sept. 11, 2014 2:25 p.m.

The Portland Police has put out a "request for proposal" for a new system of body and car cameras. But the police union isn't ready to endorse the plan. 

Washington Supreme Court Finds State In Contempt

NWNews |Sept. 11, 2014 10:22 a.m.

In an unprecedented move, the Washington Supreme Court has ruled the state in contempt of court in the McCleary school funding case. 

Kitzhaber, Richardson Agree To Portland Debate

AP |Sept. 11, 2014 7:16 a.m.

Oregon's gubernatorial candidates have finalized plans for a debate in Portland.

East Oregonian: Cover Oregon Won't Disappear Easily

East Oregonian |Sept. 10, 2014 2:07 p.m.

Gov. John Kitzhaber and lawmakers from both parties say they want to dissolve Cover Oregon, the state’s embattled health insurance exchange, if its board fails to vote itself out of existence. But that may be difficult.

Not Enough Weed To Go Around In Washington Pot Industry

OPB |Sept. 08, 2014 10:12 p.m.

It’s been two months since retail marijuana stores opened in Washington state. But the supply of pot has also been tight, meaning some retail stores can’t be open as often as they’d like.

Wyden: Government Hacking May Cost High Tech Industry Billions

OPB |Sept. 05, 2014 2:56 p.m.

Oregon Senator Ron Wyden says he'll hold a hearing on the financial impact of recent hacking activity by the U.S. government.

Thanks to our Sponsors:
become a sponsor

Featured: Political Chat

Geoff Norcross, OPB political analyst Bill Lunch and Oregonian senior political reporter Jeff Mapes discuss the political events making news each week.

see more »
Thanks to our Sponsors
become a sponsor