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Restaurateur Chooses To Raise Minimum Wage For Employees

OPB | Broadcast: July 16, 2015

Kurt Huffman is paying his The Loyal Legion employees starting wages between $15-18 to assure them a livable income.

County Commission Race In Washington Draws Big Money

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 22, 2014

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

Following The Money In Oregon Races

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 2, 2014

THURSDAY: OPB reporter Chris Lehman fills us in on the money flowing into campaigns in Oregon ahead of the November election.

A $100 Problem

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 15, 2013

The new high-tech $100 bill has been beleaguered with problems, with a new one revealed this week.

Who Is The Breadwinner In Your Family?

OPB | Broadcast: March 22, 2013

What responsibilities and privileges go along with being the breadwinner, or staying home?

Should We Follow Canada And Abandon The Penny?

OPB | Broadcast: March 4, 2013

With Canada abandoning the penny and President Obama calling it "obsolete," how long will the U.S. penny be around?

The End of Money

OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 20, 2012

What would a world without cash look like — and is that where we're heading?

Money in Politics

OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 15, 2012

The injection of millions of dollars of SuperPAC money in the 2012 election cycle has prompted Oregon Senators Wyden and Merkley to support a constitutional amendment to limit campaign contributions.

Primary Conversations: Superintendent of Public Instruction

OPB | Broadcast: May 10, 2010

Candidates for state superintendent of public instruction face off.

Local Lunch

OPB | Broadcast: March 20, 2009

How much is a local lunch worth?