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Politics Get Complicated Over Oregon Transportation Funding

OPB | May 18, 2015

The end of the legislative session is not far off, but Oregon lawmakers are struggling to find common ground on funding transportation infrastructure.

Represented: Addressing Child Sex Trafficking In Oregon

OPB | March 12, 2015

In this second installment of our new series "Represented," we'll examine bills to curb child sex trafficking in the state. We're in the The Dalles, the home of the bills' sponsor, Republican representative John Huffman.

How Should Men Who Buy Sex With Minors Be Punished?

OPB | Aug. 28, 2014

THURSDAY: We'll talk about how johns are prosecuted, and how that relates to the overall strategy of combating child sex trafficking.

New Signs Provide Real-Time Traffic Info

OPB | July 16, 2014

WEDNESDAY: The Oregon Department of Transportation has rolled out some new digital signs with travel time estimates and speed advisories.

Advocate Jeri Williams Testifies Before U.S. Attorney General's Task Force

OPB | April 10, 2014

THURSDAY: The U.S. Attorney General's Task Force on American Indian and Alaska Native Children Exposed to Violence meets next week in Florida.

New Report On Human Trafficking And Native Peoples

OPB | April 02, 2014

WEDNESDAY: A new report from Willamette Law School's International Human Rights Clinic details the little-documented problem of human trafficking involving Native Americans.

Could Tolling Save The Columbia River Crossing?

OPB | Jan. 15, 2014

WEDNESDAY: Oregon lawmakers are looking at tolls as a way to fund the bridge project without resources from Washington.

Child Trafficking Report

OPB | Aug. 06, 2013

A new report commissioned by the Department of Justice shows how widespread child trafficking is in the Portland metro area.

Foot Traffic

OPB | Nov. 01, 2010

What challenges do pedestrians, drivers and bikers face when sharing roadways?

Human Trafficking

OPB | Aug. 04, 2010

What's being done about underage sex trafficking in Oregon?

Talking Education with Richard Lariviere

OPB | Dec. 03, 2009

What questions to you have for the new University of Oregon President?  

Cannabis Clubs

OPB | Nov. 05, 2009

What do Oregon's new medical marijuana clubs mean for patients — and for the effort to legalize pot?

Red Light Cameras

OPB | Sept. 04, 2009

Should cities expand their use of red light cameras?

End of the Legislative Session

OPB | June 30, 2009

What happened at the end of the legislative session?

Students and Credit Card Reform

OPB | May 27, 2009

What access should students have to credit cards?