Oregon lawmakers in the House Interim Committee on Business and Labor will question Oregon Employment Department staff about systematic issues Saturday.
The campaign saw major funding from organized labor, but faltered as COVID-19 halted in-person signature gathering.
After a wild primary, two Oregon legislators will face off for the state's second-highest office — and the only statewide office currently held by a Republican.
After Twitter applied fact-checking labels to two of President Trump’s recent tweets, the president issued an executive order seeking to limit protections for social media companies. Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden says Trump is attacking the First Amendment.
House lawmakers are recalling the head of Oregon's employment department to answer questions during a Saturday session
Conservative challenges to statewide stay-at-home orders are mounting in counties that have few coronavirus cases. "This has become a rural versus urban issue," political scientist Kathy Cramer says.
The director of the Oregon Employment Department apologized to thousands of Oregonians still waiting for unemployment relief.
The Democratic nominee for Oregon's second-highest office addressed supporters publicly for the first time Tuesday. She faces Republican state Sen. Kim Thatcher in the November general election.
The Baker County Circuit Court judge who vacated more than 20 of Oregon Gov. Kate Brown's executive orders surrounding the coronavirus pandemic said he won't back down from his decision.
Khanh Pham recently won the Democratic primary for Oregon House District 46, the East Portland district that includes neighborhoods where she’s been building community connections for years.
Shemia Fagan will run against Kim Thatcher to become Oregon's next secretary of state, after Fagan officially claimed the Democratic nomination Friday.