The fire brought together a run of show that included local, state and federal leaders talking about the lessons that can be learned from the fire burning in the Columbia River Gorge.
As big fires batter Oregon, the state's U.S. senators make the case for more federal help.
The four U.S. senators from Oregon and Washington, all Democrats, united against the Republican health care bill.
Both of Oregon’s senators and four U.S. representatives announced the introduction of a bill Thursday that would require “every state to provide registered voters the opportunity to vote by mail."
Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden, a senior Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee, blasted President Donald Trump's dismissal of FBI Director James Comey.
Oregon Democratic Sen. Ron Wyden says new Republican health care bill is “sabotage.”
Oregon’s representatives on Capitol Hill are putting pressure on U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement to release a 21-year-old Portland man recovering from a car crash.
Sen. Ron Wyden wants to sweep away federal barriers to legalizing marijuana, joining fellow Oregon Democrat Rep. Earl Blumenauer.
Both of Oregon's U.S. senators are working to block President Trump's nominees, including his pick for the Supreme Court.
local | News | Politics | Political ChatOPB | July 31, 2015 11:55 a.m.
Lots of political bean-bags are in the air, and our political experts are ready to juggle. OPB political analyst Bill Lunch and Oregonian senior political reporter Jeff Mapes joined Morning Edition producer Casey Negreiff to discuss the week's events.