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Russian Hackers Attempted To Access Oregon Voter Information In 2016

OPB | Sept. 22, 2017 3:27 p.m. | Portland

The Department of Homeland Security informed Oregon officials Friday that Russian hackers attempted to access voter information during the 2016 election.

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Oregon Secretary Of State Wants Earlier Presidential Primary

OPB | Sept. 13, 2017 4:46 p.m. | Salem, Oregon

Oregon would hold its 2020 presidential primary earlier in the year if Secretary of State Dennis Richardson gets his way.

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'Sanctuary State' Repeal Campaign Takes Advantage Of New Oregon Rule

OPB | Aug. 4, 2017 3:01 p.m. | Portland

A new petitioning rule from Oregon Secretary of State Dennis Richardson aids a group seeking to overturn Oregon's status as a "sanctuary state."  

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4 Big Questions That Loom Over The 2018 Oregon Governor's Race

OPB | Aug. 3, 2017 5:38 p.m. | Portland

Knute Buehler, a Republican Oregon representative from Bend, becomes the first major candidate to officially enter the race for governor. Here are the four big questions looming over the coming race.

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Richardson Says No To White House Election Inquiry

OPB | June 30, 2017 2:20 p.m. | Portland

Secretary of State Dennis Richardson faced pressure from other Oregon leaders over a White House request for help with its investigation into alleged voter fraud in the 2016 election.

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Oregon Health Authority Says Medicaid Recipients May Still Be Eligible

OPB | May 18, 2017 2:14 p.m. | Portland

The Oregon Health Authority is fighting assertions from the Secretary of State that it’s spending millions on health benefits for ineligible people.

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Oregon Secretary Of State Criticizes Governor For Reversal On Elliott State Forest Sale

OPB | Feb. 25, 2017 3:49 p.m. | Portland

The newly elected Oregon Secretary of State Dennis Richardson gave his first political speech to a Republican group since taking office — and he targeted Democratic Gov. Kate Brown.

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No Voter Fraud In Oregon, Says Secretary Of State

OPB | Feb. 22, 2017 12:02 p.m. | Portland

Oregon's new secretary of state, Dennis Richardson, says vote-by-mail and Motor Voter help prevent fraud.

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No Oath-Taking By Skype, Says Oregon Department Of Justice

OPB | Dec. 28, 2016 4:58 p.m.

If you're a newly elected public official in Oregon, you may have an additional task to squeeze in between the holiday family gatherings: taking the oath of office.

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2014 Gubernatorial Debate

OPB | Oct. 10, 2014 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: Democratic incumbent John Kitzhaber and Republican challenger Dennis Richardson will weigh in on issues that matter to Oregonians.