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An Oregon Republican Millennial On His Experience At The RNC

OPB | July 20, 2016

Portlander Xander Almeida attended the Republican National Convention in Cleveland and shared his perspective with Think Out Loud producer Julie Sabatier.

RNC Wrap Up | News Roundtable | Portland Biennial

OPB | July 22, 2016

Our team in Cleveland wrap up the RNC and our news roundtable discusses some of the biggest stories of the week. Then we hear about the 2016 Portland Biennial art show.

Oregon's Lone Republican Congressman Says Party's Core Principles Remain The Same

OPB | July 19, 2016

Oregon Republican Rep. Greg Walden predicts the GOP will win the House, despite Trump's polarizing campaign.

Former Speaker Of Oregon House Celebrates 85th Birthday As Delegate

OPB | July 18, 2016

Larry Campbell served as the speaker of Oregon's House of Representatives from 1991-1995. Now he has come to Cleveland as a Kasich delegate, though he was originally a Ben Carson supporter.

Rep. Greg Walden | NPR Editor At The RNC | A Graphic Novel About War

OPB | July 19, 2016

Oregon's only Republican member of Congress joins us during the second day of the RNC. We get some convention analysis from NPR political editor Domenico Montanaro. And we talk to a Corvallis native whose new graphic novel reflects his experiences as a Marine in Iraq.

Oregon Convention Center Hotel Moves Forward

OPB | Sept. 24, 2013

Should the government subsidize a hotel to serve visitors to the Oregon Convention Center? We'll hear why some people think its a good idea — and others do not.

Democratic National Convention: Recap

OPB | Sept. 07, 2012

We'll look back at the last two weeks of political conventions and look ahead to the next two months of electioneering.

Democratic National Convention: Fact-Checking and Sen. Merkley

OPB | Sept. 06, 2012

We continue our coverage from the Democratic National Convention with a fact check on some of the claims being made, and a conversation with Oregon Sen. Jeff Merkley.

Democratic National Convention: Profiles

OPB | Sept. 05, 2012

We continue our coverage of the Democratic National Convention.

Democratic National Convention: Day One

OPB | Sept. 04, 2012

Our coverage of the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina begins.

Republican National Convention: Recap and Look Ahead

OPB | Aug. 31, 2012

At the end of our week at the Republican National Convention, we review what happened, preview the Democratic Convention, and follow the money.

Republican National Convention: Truth & Fiction

OPB | Aug. 30, 2012

We get an update from Tampa as delegates at the Republican National Convention prepare for Mitt Romney's big speech.

Republican National Convention: Profiles

OPB | Aug. 29, 2012

Today at the Republican National Convention we'll profile a young Republican, a comedian, and Congressman Greg Walden.

Republican National Convention: The Platform

OPB | Aug. 28, 2012

In the latest update from Tampa we'll find what's in the Republican platform this year.

Oregon's Delegates to the National Conventions

OPB | Aug. 20, 2012

Oregon is sending over a hundred delegates to the Democratic and Republican National Conventions. Who are they? What do they hope to get out of the experience?

From the Conventions: The Parties From Afar

OPB | Sept. 05, 2008

How did the conventions play to Northwest voters who aren't part of the major parties?

From the Conventions: Challenging Economic Times

OPB | Sept. 04, 2008

How will the next president impact your pocketbook?

From the Conventions: Pain at the Pump

OPB | Sept. 03, 2008

How much should a gallon of gas cost?

From the Conventions: World Image

OPB | Aug. 28, 2008

How will a new president change U.S. foreign and security policy - and the U.S. image in the world?

From the Conventions: Believing in Politics

OPB | Aug. 27, 2008

How will the Democratic Party's focus on faith affect the presidential campaign?