OPB |Sept. 19, 2014 12:25 p.m.
FRIDAY: If recreational marijuana is legalized in Oregon, some cities want to cash in by taxing it at the local level.
OPB |Aug. 29, 2014 12:06 p.m.
FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.
OPB |Aug. 27, 2014 12:06 p.m.
WEDNESDAY: We'll talk with OPB reporter Conrad Wilson about the history leading up to the deal that just passed and what it could mean for the future of the region.
OPB |Aug. 14, 2014 12:06 p.m.
THURSDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.
OPB |July 31, 2014 12:40 p.m.
THURSDAY: We'll dig into projections for what pot would cost — and how much revenue the state would get from taxing it — if it becomes legal in Oregon.
OPB |April 28, 2014 12:30 p.m.
MONDAY: We'll talk with the two most prominent candidates in the contest for the county's top seat.
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. 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?
June 14, 2013 12:25 p.m.
Pulitzer prize winning author David Cay Johnston joins us to talk about the subject of his latest book, The Fine Print: How Big Companies Use "Plain English" To Rob You Blind.
May 16, 2013 12:06 p.m.
The state budget hangs in the balance as lawmakers pore over the latest revenue forecast released Thursday.
May 07, 2013 12:06 p.m.
The arts tax that Portland residents approved last fall is facing some legal and bureaucratic hurdles. We'll get an update.
April 30, 2013 12:15 p.m.
Oregon lawmakers made drastic changes to their tax plan in order to get it passed in the House. What will the Senate do with it?
April 10, 2013 12:20 p.m.
Should Oregon counties be able to levy their own cigarette taxes?
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