OPB | March 06, 2015
FRIDAY: Oregon is the only state where the governor can't be impeached. Representative Jodi Hack (R-Salem) wants to change that.
OPB | Feb. 26, 2015
THURSDAY: We're launching a new series called "Represented," where we'll look at some of the issues that matter most to Oregonians through the lens of the state's legislative districts.
OPB | Feb. 23, 2015
MONDAY: Rep. Julie Parrish (R-West Linn) wants to change laws to guard against the kind of scandal that lead to Governor Kitzhaber's resignation.
OPB | Feb. 19, 2015
WEDNESDAY: A new bill could make Oregon the first state to automatically register voters.
OPB | Feb. 18, 2015
WEDNESDAY: Two proposed bills would increase the penalties for illegal invasion of privacy.
OPB | Feb. 02, 2015
MONDAY: Transportation, marijuana regulation, and gun control will be among the issues dominating the legislative session that starts Monday.
OPB | Jan. 12, 2015
MONDAY: John Kitzhaber officially starts his fourth term as Oregon's governor January 12.
OPB | Jan. 08, 2015
THURSDAY: One bill would keep medical marijuana shops from selling dried bud, while another would get rid of medical pot shops altogether.
OPB | Jan. 05, 2015
MONDAY: The 12th annual Oregon Business Plan Leadership Summit convenes Tuesday to discuss priorities and policy proposals for 2015.
OPB | Jan. 05, 2015
MONDAY: In addition to recreational marijuana, 2015 brings changes to laws governing home sales, underage drinking, minimum wage, concealed handguns and more.
OPB | Dec. 01, 2014
MONDAY: At 10 a.m. on Monday, Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber released his proposed 2015-2017 budget.
OPB | Oct. 30, 2014
THURSDAY: OPB reporter Austin Jenkins fills us in on the ballot measures and legislative races to watch.
OPB | Oct. 14, 2014
TUESDAY: The Oregon Supreme Court will hear arguments today on new legislation aimed at cutting costs to the state's public employee retirement system (PERS).
OPB | Sept. 16, 2014
TUESDAY: Oregon lawmakers are in Salem this week holding hearings on issues that are likely to get a lot of attention in the 2015 legislative session.
OPB | July 08, 2014
TUESDAY: A new change in Washington's adoption law will affect how thousands of adoptees find out their histories.
OPB | March 12, 2014
WEDNESDAY: We'll get some analysis of state and local races following Tuesday's candidate filing deadline.
OPB | March 03, 2014
MONDAY: With about two weeks left in Washington's 2014 legislative session, we'll get an update from Olympia-based reporter Austin Jenkins.
OPB | Feb. 28, 2014
FRIDAY: Democratic lawmakers want to redirect unclaimed money from class action lawsuits to help fund legal aid for people who can't afford to hire a lawyer.
OPB | Feb. 26, 2014
WEDNESDAY: Oregon lawmakers must wrap up the 2014 legislative session by March 9, but many are hoping to finish up before that deadline.