Think Out Loud

A conversation with Oregon’s top House Republican

By Julie Sabatier (OPB)
June 9, 2021 10:52 p.m. Updated: June 10, 2021 8:44 p.m.

Broadcast: Thursday, June 10

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Oregon State Rep. Christine Drazan, R-Canby, listens to testimony during the Joint Committee on Ways and Means Subcommittee on Education at the Capitol in Salem, Ore., Tuesday, April 2, 2019.

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Oregon House Republicans are calling on one of their own to resign. A video surfaced last week of state Rep. Mike Nearman, R-Independence, telling a group of supporters how he would let them into the closed state capitol building. He did just that five days later. We’ll talk about this, and look ahead to the last weeks of the legislative session, with Oregon House Minority Leader Rep. Christine Drazan, R-Canby.

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