Tagged: Recession

Jeff Merkley Holds Hearing On Middle Class

June 04, 2013 12:06 p.m.

Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR) has invited struggling Oregonians featured in the documentary film American Winter to testify before a Senate subcommittee on economic policy.

American Winter

March 19, 2013 12:35 p.m.

American Winter profiles Portland families struggling to make ends meet in the aftermath of the great recession.

Multigenerational Households

June 27, 2012 9:06 a.m.

Living under one roof with your parents might have gotten rough at times, but what happens when you add extended family members into the mix? 

1:30 pm Special with Timothy Geithner

April 25, 2012 1:30 p.m.

At 1:30 p.m. Dave Miller will talk to U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner at an event live from the Portland City Club.

Responding to Rising Health Care Costs

April 18, 2012 9:15 a.m.

Some Oregonians are increasingly choosing to delay or forgo medical care for financial reasons.

Is the Housing Market Coming Back?

Jan. 19, 2012 9:06 a.m.

In 2011, more homes were sold in the Portland area than in 2010, but real estate prices continued to drop. What does that say about the health of Portland's real estate market?

Self-Employment

Aug. 16, 2011 9:06 a.m.

Some people who lost their jobs in the recession decided to start working for themselves. How are they doing?

Economic Check-In

Aug. 09, 2011 9:25 a.m.

Stocks are plummeting in reaction to the downgrading of the U.S. credit rating. What does all of this mean for Oregon's economy? What's your current economic indicator?

The Lipstick Economy

May 05, 2011 9:06 a.m.

What's your personal economic indicator?

The Rise in Domestic Violence

Jan. 21, 2011 9 a.m.

We explore what's driving Oregon's domestic violence cases up.

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