It’s Friday and it’s time for our news roundtable, where we take a look at some of the biggest regional and national stories of the week with a panel of journalists and news watchers.
This week our discussion topics include:
- The Oregon Legislature’s planned special session.
- The Portland City Council’s approval of public funds for the Oregon Convention Center hotel.
- The Washington Navy Yard shooting.
- Pope Francis’s big interview.
- Steve Buckstein: Founder of Cascade Policy Institute
- Colin Fogarty: Editor of the Northwest News Network
- Andi Zeisler: Editorial and creative director of Bitch Media