OPB | Broadcast: April 17, 2015
We broadcast Oregon Gov. Kate Brown's State of the State speech and get analysis from OPB reporter Chris Lehman and this week's news roundtable.
OPB | Broadcast: May 16, 2014
FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.
OPB | Broadcast: March 13, 2014
THURSDAY: Recent unemployment figures suggest that Central Oregon's economy is improving. It was one of the hardest hit by the recession and housing bust.
OPB | Broadcast: March 22, 2013
What responsibilities and privileges go along with being the breadwinner, or staying home?
OPB | Broadcast: April 19, 2012
The unemployment rate for people under 25 is even higher than the overall unemployment rate. And it's going up.
OPB | Broadcast: April 18, 2012
Some Oregonians are increasingly choosing to delay or forgo medical care for financial reasons.
OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 18, 2012
Portland Business Journal editor Rob Smith joins us to discuss local mergers and acquisitions, new exports at the Port of Portland, and increasing losses at the zoo and other Metro-run venues.
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 28, 2011
President Obama's jobs act includes a way for unemployed workers to start up new businesses which is modeled after an Oregon program.
OPB | Broadcast: July 13, 2011
Only one in four teenagers is expected to be employed this summer. Why are teen employment rates hitting record lows?
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 20, 2010
How people who have been unemployed for a long time are doing.
OPB | Broadcast: July 5, 2010
A Think Out Loud special about getting back to work.
OPB | Broadcast: May 3, 2010
What happens when there are no more extensions for unemployment benefits and you still haven't found a job?
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 9, 2009
What does author Donald Miller learn as he edits his real life into a better story?
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 21, 2009
How do people get by when their unemployment insurance runs out and there are no jobs to be found?
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 7, 2009
What can we learn, and how may we be united, by these hard times?