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Kitzhaber And Merkley Ahead In The Polls

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 14, 2014

TUESDAY: A new poll released by OPB and Fox 12 shows Democratic incumbents for statewide office in Oregon are in the lead.

Senator Ron Wyden Attacks Warrantless Searches

OPB | Broadcast: July 1, 2014

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

Oregon Lawmakers Consider Legalized Marijauna

OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 13, 2014

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

OPB | Broadcast: July 16, 2013

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

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 29, 2012

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

Memories of Mark Hatfield

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 8, 2011

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

Rebroadcast: Discovering David Douglas

OPB | Broadcast: March 19, 2010

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

OPB | Broadcast: April 30, 2009

Who should decide how to cut education budgets?

Merkley Wins

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 7, 2008

What should his priorities be?

Candidate Conversation: U.S. Senator

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 27, 2008

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

Primary Conversations: U.S. Senate

OPB | Broadcast: May 7, 2008

What do you want to ask the Democratic candidates for U.S. Senate?

General Petraeus on Iraq

OPB | Broadcast: April 8, 2008

What would you like to ask General Petraeus?