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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.

HHS Nominee Wants Money Back From Failed Exchanges

OPB | Broadcast: May 20, 2014

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 | 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?