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Panhandling Laws | Transportation Funding | Revolution Fundamentals

  • We speak to Albany Mayor Sharon Konopa and Oregon ACLU attorney Kelly Simon about a new ordinance passed by Albany city council that makes it illegal to hand money from a car to someone panhandling on the side of the road.
  • Legislators were unable to agree on a transportation funding package in 2015. Will they be able to work something out in the next session? Republican representative Cliff Bentz and Democrat Caddy McKeown join us to discuss what Oregon’s transportation needs are, and how they will be funded.
  • After co-founding the Occupy movement, Micah White moved to rural Oregon to set the stage in the next step of the revolution: Getting involved in local, rural politics. We check in with him to see how that is working.
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