Tagged: Senate

Senator Ron Wyden Attacks Warrantless Searches

OPB | July 01, 2014 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: Senator Wyden is unhappy with the new information the Office of the Director of National Intelligence provided about warrantless searches.

HHS Nominee Wants Money Back From Failed Exchanges

OPB | May 20, 2014 12:06 p.m.

TUESDAY: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services nominee, Sylvia Matthews Burwell, says she'd like to retrieve federal money from states like Oregon whose healthcare exchange has failed.

Oregon Lawmakers Consider Legalized Marijauna

OPB | Feb. 13, 2014 12:20 p.m.

THURSDAY: Lawmakers heard testimony this week on a bill that would create a regulatory framework for legalized marijuana and put the subject to a state-wide vote.

Jeff Merkley Reacts To Filibuster Compromise

July 16, 2013 12:06 p.m.

The U.S. Senate avoided the so-called "nuclear option" of limiting the filibuster. We'll hear what Senator Jeff Merkley thinks of the plan.

Jeff Merkley Talks Filibuster Reform

Nov. 29, 2012 12:06 p.m.

U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR) wants to fight congressional gridlock by changing the filibuster rule.

Memories of Mark Hatfield

Aug. 08, 2011 9:06 a.m.

Political icon Mark Hatfield died on Sunday night at age 89. What are your memories of him?

Rebroadcast: Discovering David Douglas

March 19, 2010 9 a.m.

In this rebroadast of a past episode of Think Out Loud we explore the life and the legacy of Scottish naturalist David Douglas.

Cutting the Budget

April 30, 2009 9 a.m.

Who should decide how to cut education budgets?

Merkley Wins

Nov. 07, 2008 midnight

What should his priorities be?

Candidate Conversation: U.S. Senator

Oct. 27, 2008 midnight

What's important to you in Oregon's Senate race?

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