Tagged: Politics

2014 Gubernatorial Debate

OPB |Oct. 10, 2014 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: Democratic incumbent John Kitzhaber and Republican challenger Dennis Richardson will weigh in on issues that matter to Oregonians.

M91: Marijuana Legalization In Oregon

OPB |Oct. 02, 2014 12:20 p.m.

THURSDAY: We'll hear arguments for and against Measure 91, which would allow adults in Oregon to grow, possess, and sell marijuana under state regulation.

M90: Top Two Primary

OPB |Oct. 01, 2014 12:15 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: We'll hear arguments for and against creating a nonpartisan primary for all candidates. The top two would advance to the general election, regardless of party.

Supporters Rally For Immigrant In Sanctuary

OPB |Sept. 30, 2014 12:20 p.m.

TUESDAY: Federal immigration agents sought to detain Francisco Aguirre earlier this month, but he remains at a northeast Portland church, where he sought sanctuary.

Catching Up With Editorial Cartoonist Jack Ohman

OPB |Sept. 29, 2014 12:45 p.m.

The Oregonian's former editorial cartoonist is now lambasting politicians in California, at the Sacramento Bee.

Hari Kondabolu Brings His Politically Charged Comedy To Portland

OPB |Sept. 26, 2014 12:35 p.m.

FRIDAY: Indian-American, New York City-bred comedian, Hari Kondabolu, reflects on race relations, Matthew McConaughey and more on his debut album, "Waiting For 2042".

News Roundtable: September 25, 2014

OPB |Sept. 25, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

News Roundtable: September 19, 2014

OPB |Sept. 19, 2014 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

Lawmakers Hold Hearings On Cover Oregon, E-Cigarettes And More

OPB |Sept. 16, 2014 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: Oregon lawmakers are in Salem this week holding hearings on issues that are likely to get a lot of attention in the 2015 legislative session.

News Roundtable: September 12, 2014

OPB |Sept. 12, 2014 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

Calvin Trillin Talks About Politics And Family At Literary Arts

OPB |Sept. 08, 2014 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: Calvin Trillin was the first speaker in the Literary Arts lecture series 30 years ago. He joins us today to talk about his writing career.

News Roundtable: September 5, 2014

OPB |Sept. 05, 2014 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

Will Washington State Be Held In Contempt Over School Funding?

OPB |Sept. 04, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: We'll get an update about the legal battle over school funding in Washington state.

Oregon Remembers Former Governor Vic Atiyeh

OPB |Sept. 03, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: State officials, former staffers, members of Oregon's Congressional delegation, and others are gathering in the state capitol to remember Oregon's last Republican governor.

News Roundtable: August 22, 2014

OPB |Aug. 22, 2014 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

News Roundtable: August 14, 2014

OPB |Aug. 14, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

News Roundtable: August 8, 2014

OPB |Aug. 08, 2014 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

Oregon Shakespeare Festival's New Lyndon Johnson Play

OPB |July 25, 2014 12:25 p.m.

Oregon Shakespeare Festival's The Great Society tells the story of the metastasizing war in Vietnam that largely derailed Lyndon Johnson’s ambitious domestic agenda.

News Roundtable: July 24, 2014

OPB |July 24, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

Kitzhaber And Richardson Face Off In First Gubernatorial Debate

OPB |July 18, 2014 12:30 p.m.

FRIDAY: Democratic incumbent Governor John Kitzhaber and Republican challenger State Representative Dennis Richardson had their first debate on Friday morning.

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