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Expanding Oregon Health Plan | Teaching English | Portland City Council Protests

OPB | Broadcast: March 9, 2017

A new bill would expand the Oregon Health Plan to cover undocumented children. We also learn about a program which organizes adult volunteers to teach other adults English. And the ACLU is negotiating with Portland over an ordinance that would keep some people out of City Council meetings.

Should Students Be Reading Less Fiction?

OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 18, 2013

There's a movement in schools across the country to emphasize non-ficiton, or "informational texts," in students' education. 

Worthington Trial: The Verdict Is In

OPB | Broadcast: July 24, 2009

What does the verdict in the Worthington trial say about Oregon's faith healing law?