It’s Friday, and so it’s time for another news roundtable, our chance to review the big news of the week with a panel of journalists, editors and news watchers.
This week we are discussing:
- Reactions to the State of the Union
- Senate Republicans blocking confirmation for former Senator Chuck Hagel as secretary of defense
- News on the tuition equity bill
- The launch of a same-sex marriage initiative in Oregon
What issues are you following this week?
- Paul Gronke: Political science professor at Reed College
- Janie Har: Political reporter for The Oregonian