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News Roundtable: November 26, 2014

OPB |Nov. 26, 2014 12:06 p.m.

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

President Obama Announces Executive Action On Immigration Reform

OPB |Nov. 21, 2014 12:30 p.m.

FRIDAY: We get reaction to President Obama's speech, which outlined executive action to provide temporary relief for nearly five million immigrants who are in the country illegally.

Ursula K. Le Guin Draws Spotlight At National Book Awards

OPB |Nov. 20, 2014 12:50 p.m.

THURSDAY: The legendary Northwest author delivered an impassioned speech last night at the National Book Awards, where she received the Medal for Distinguished Contribution to American Letters.

Thirteen Thousand Oregonian Votes That May Not Count

OPB |Nov. 17, 2014 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: We'll get an update about the the 13 thousand Oregon ballots that were contested because of signature problems, and whether those ballots could impact the outcome of Measure 92.

News Roundtable: November 7, 2014

OPB |Nov. 07, 2014 12:06 p.m.

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

Analyzing Northwest Election Results

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

WEDNESDAY: We'll sort through election results and look ahead to the political future. 

OPB Election Coverage

OPB |Nov. 04, 2014 8 p.m.

TUESDAY: Tune in to OPB for live updates and analysis on election night.

Educating Landlords On A New Fair Housing Law

OPB |Nov. 04, 2014 12:15 p.m.

TUESDAY: Oregon's Bureau of Labor and Industries is conducting statewide trainings to get landlords up to speed on a new fair housing law.

Charles D'Ambrosio Talks About Writing, Family, And Faith

OPB |Nov. 03, 2014 12:30 p.m.

MONDAY: Charles D'Ambrosio's new collection of essays is called Loitering.

News Roundtable: October 31, 2014

OPB |Oct. 31, 2014 12:06 p.m.

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

David Wolman On "Epic" Story Of Pipino, Gentleman Thief

OPB |Oct. 30, 2014 12:45 p.m.

THURSDAY: Portland writer David Woman tells us about a new magazine focused on long-form, true stories, and about the piece he co-authored for it — about a successful Italian thief.

The Most Interesting Races On Washington's Ballot

OPB |Oct. 30, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: OPB reporter Austin Jenkins fills us in on the ballot measures and legislative races to watch.

Editors Defend Their Election Endorsements

OPB |Oct. 29, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: We'll talk with three regional newspapers about their ballot measure and candidate endorsements and the reasoning behind them.

M89: The Equal Rights Amendment Measure

OPB |Oct. 23, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: We'll hear arguments for and against Measure 89, which would amend the Oregon Constitution to prohibit discrimination based on gender.

Metro Measure Explained

OPB |Oct. 22, 2014 12:30 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: OPB reporter Rob Manning gives us a primer on the Metro measure on Portland-area ballots.

County Commission Race In Washington Draws Big Money

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

WEDNESDAY: We'll talk with Vancouver-based OPB reporter Conrad Wilson about an unusual influx of cash in the Clark County Commissioner race.

Two Gun Measures On Washington's Ballot

OPB |Oct. 20, 2014 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: Voters in Washington are being asked to weigh in on two competing ballot measures on background checks for gun sales.

Minor Party Candidates For Governor Tackle The Issues

OPB |Oct. 17, 2014 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: We sit down with candidates from the Pacific Green, Libertarian, Progressive, and Constitution parties.

Poll Shows Marijuana And GE Food Labeling Likely To Pass

OPB |Oct. 15, 2014 12:35 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: A new poll released by OPB and Fox 12 shows Measures 91 and 92 could be likely to pass, but the driver card measure may fail by a large margin.

Gubernatorial Republican Candidate: Dennis Richardson

OPB |Oct. 15, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Republican Dennis Richardson is challenging Democratic Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber in the November election.

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