A series of stories from InvestigateWest and Pamplin Media Group look at Oregon schools' responses to head injuries.

A series of stories from InvestigateWest and Pamplin Media Group look at Oregon schools’ responses to head injuries.

Shasta Kearns Moore

  • A law passed in 2009 in Oregon requires school sports coaches and trainers to follow strict guidelines to make sure athletes with head injuries don’t return to sports too soon. A series of stories from InvestigateWest and Pamplin Media Group and the public radio show “Reveal” looked into how those guidelines are followed across the state, and what we’ve learned about concussions since the law was put into effect. Shasta Kearns Moore explains.
  • Alan Zundel, a retired political scientist and former candidate for secretary of state, joins us to discuss a legislative proposal that would create a primary for non-affiliated voters. The idea is to broaden electoral participation and make it easier for a candidate who is not affiliated with a political party to get on the general election ballot.

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