Republicans just took control of the U.S. Senate tonight, but you wouldn’t know it standing in the Billiard Room of the Sentinel Hotel in downtown Portland, where dozens of supporters of GOP Senate candidate Dr. Monica Wehby listened to Wehby give her concession around 8:45 p.m."I guess God wants me to be a pediatric neurosurgeon for a little longer," she told a mostly subdued...
This year, Oregon school districts will be administering the so-called Smarter Balanced Assessments in English and math to Oregon schoolchildren as part of a nationwide movement. It's all supposedly to raise achievement levels for kids and teachers.The tests—part of the Common Core State Stand...More
Billionaires Michael Bloomberg of New York and John Arnold of Texas have just given the Vote Yes on 90 campaign new big checks to support the drive for open primaries in Oregon.State election filings today show Bloomberg, New York City's former mayor, recently gave an additional $280,000 to the cause, bringing his pro-90 total to more than $1.9 million.Arnold, an energy trader who on...
Rich white men alter the campaign finance landscape in Oregon’s 2014 campaign.
What name sends chills down the backs of liberal Portland politicos? We don’t need a poll to tell us it’s Koch.
and David Koch are at the top of the list of conservative,