OPB | April 02, 2014 12:35 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: Portland residents are expected to pay a $35 per person arts tax by April 15.
OPB | March 19, 2014 12:06 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: According to a new report from the Northwest Economic Research Center, Oregon's property tax system is skewing the housing market.
OPB | March 03, 2014 12:25 p.m.
MONDAY: With about two weeks left in Washington's 2014 legislative session, we'll get an update from Olympia-based reporter Austin Jenkins.
OPB | Jan. 10, 2014 12:50 p.m.
FRIDAY: In Lane County, a public safety levy passed in May means more jail beds and fewer early releases, but so far the crime rate has not gone down.
OPB | Jan. 02, 2014 12:06 p.m.
THURSDAY: Several new laws take effect in Oregon with the new year, including a ban on teens using tanning beds, an increase in fines for texting while driving, and a law that allows new moms to take their placentas home with them.
OPB | Dec. 12, 2013 12:20 p.m.
THURSDAY: Following a national trend, some Oregon state legislators have introduced proposals for greater regulation over the sale of e-cigarettes.
OPB | Oct. 29, 2013 12:20 p.m.
TUESDAY: Residents of the Clackamas County city of Damascus will vote in November on whether or not to disincorporate.
OPB | Oct. 03, 2013 12:06 p.m.
The Oregon Legislature's three day special session came to a close Wednesday with the passage of the "grand bargain."
OPB | Sept. 24, 2013 12:06 p.m.
Should the government subsidize a hotel to serve visitors to the Oregon Convention Center? We'll hear why some people think its a good idea — and others do not.
OPB | Sept. 18, 2013 12:06 p.m.
Will there be a special session to create a new "grand bargain" on pension cuts and taxes?
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