Tagged: Human Services

Oregonians Will Feel SNAP Funding Cuts

OPB | Oct. 07, 2013 12:06 p.m.

With one of the highest rates of food stamps participation in the nation, Oregon is poised to be hit hard by cuts to the SNAP program.

Do Minimum Wage Increases Help The Poor?

OPB | Sept. 18, 2013 12:20 p.m.

On Tuesday, Oregon Labor Commissioner Brad Avakian announced a 15 cent increase in the state's hourly minimum wage for 2014.

Right 2 Dream Too Seeks New Home

OPB | Sept. 11, 2013 12:35 p.m.

The downtown Portland homeless camp Right 2 Dream Too may be relocating to a spot under the Broadway Bridge.

Cutting Across the Board

June 15, 2010 9 a.m.

What will nine percent cuts, across the board, mean for state services in Oregon?

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