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Oregon Senator Ron Wyden Reacts To FCC Vote

OPB | Feb. 27, 2015

FRIDAY: The Federal Communications Commission voted Thursday to approve new rules governing internet service providers, something Sen. Wyden (D-OR) has championed.

Sen. Wyden Pushes Two Key Bills Through Committee

OPB | Nov. 14, 2014

FRIDAY: Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) is hoping to pass legislation to increase logging in public forests and manage water in the Klamath Basin before the end of the year.

Environmental Update On Bees And Trees

OPB | July 30, 2014

WEDNESDAY: We'll talk with EarthFix reporters about banning bee-harming pesticides, a new controversial logging method, and more.

Senator Ron Wyden Attacks Warrantless Searches

OPB | July 01, 2014

TUESDAY: Senator Wyden is unhappy with the new information the Office of the Director of National Intelligence provided about warrantless searches.

What Did The Senate Investigation Into CIA Tactics Find?

OPB | April 15, 2014

TUESDAY: McClatchy Newspapers obtained the still-classified conclusions of a Senate investigation into the CIA's use of interrogation tactics.

Sen. Ron Wyden Takes Your Questions

OPB | April 14, 2014

MONDAY: This February, Sen. Ron Wyden took over as chair of the Senate Finance Committee. We'll hear about the new role, and take your questions.

Sen. Wyden On The Tensions Between Liberty And Security

OPB | March 19, 2014

WEDNESDAY: Ron Wyden (D-OR) is one of the Senate's most vocal watchdogs on the issue of data collection by intelligence agencies.

News Roundtable: February 14, 2014

OPB | Feb. 14, 2014

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

Sen. Wyden Wants Transparency On Drone Program

OPB | Feb. 11, 2013

Ron Wyden questions the Obama administration's use of drones and targeted killings.

Protecting And Punishing Federal Whistleblowers

OPB | Nov. 20, 2012

Oregon Senator Ron Wyden blocked the Intelligence Authorization Bill from passing the Senate last week, saying it could be used to punish federal whistleblowers.

News Roundtable

OPB | Aug. 17, 2012

We'll review the top local and national news of the week.

Ron Wyden's Medicare Overhaul

OPB | Dec. 16, 2011

Oregon senator Ron Wyden, a Democrat, and Wisconsin congressman Paul Ryan, a Republican, have a plan to overhaul Medicare.

Summer Recess: Ron Wyden

OPB | Aug. 11, 2011

Senator Ron Wyden visits Think Out Loud to share his experiences from the year so far and to answer your questions. What would you like to ask him?

The Congressional Races

OPB | Oct. 27, 2010

Parsing Oregon and SW Washington's Congressional races.

Controlling LNG

OPB | March 11, 2010

How much authority should states have over liquified natural gas projects?

Getting Personal in Public

OPB | Feb. 25, 2010

What motivates people to share personal stories in public — whether online, on stage, or in writing?

A Forest Agreement

OPB | Dec. 21, 2009

Are Eastern Oregon's timber wars over?