Daylight saving time goes away this Sunday, Nov. 1. You’ll get an extra hour of sleep from the time-change ritual. But wait, wasn’t this hassle of resetting our clocks supposed to go away? Bide your time, folks, because multistate coordination and inaction by Congress are mucking with the gears.
Voters in Oregon’s 4th Congressional District haven’t sent a Republican to Congress since 1972. But the current race between incumbent Rep. Peter DeFazio, D-Springfield, and GOP challenger Alek Skarlatos is drawing national attention to a degree not recently seen in the district.
In what could be their only formal debate this election, Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler and Carolyn Long shared contrasting views on the economy, healthcare and the path forward through the COVID-19 pandemic.