OPB | March 02, 2017
Can Portland host big conventions? Will downtown Eugene ban dogs? What happens next for Portland's beleaguered port? And what does it take for women to break into film directing?
OPB | July 25, 2016
Speaker of the Oregon House Tina Kotek spoke at the Democratic National Convention Monday night. Think Out Loud caught up with her before the speech.
OPB | July 27, 2016
We hear from U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Oregon) from the Democratic National Convention and talk to an Uber driver in Philadelphia. We'll also discuss an effort to reintroduce salmon to the upper Malheur River.
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.
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.
OPB | July 19, 2016
Oregon Republican Rep. Greg Walden predicts the GOP will win the House, despite Trump's polarizing campaign.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
OPB | Sept. 05, 2012
We continue our coverage of the Democratic National Convention.
OPB | Sept. 04, 2012
Our coverage of the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina begins.
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.
OPB | Aug. 30, 2012
We get an update from Tampa as delegates at the Republican National Convention prepare for Mitt Romney's big speech.
OPB | Aug. 29, 2012
Today at the Republican National Convention we'll profile a young Republican, a comedian, and Congressman Greg Walden.
OPB | Aug. 28, 2012
In the latest update from Tampa we'll find what's in the Republican platform this year.
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?
OPB | Sept. 05, 2008
How did the conventions play to Northwest voters who aren't part of the major parties?