A memoir reveals the personal side—and political failings—of Oregon’s first woman governor.
Former Gov. Barbara Roberts’ new memoir, Up the Capitol Steps, is the most frustrating of books.
For 200 pages, it’s
the revealing, tender and intimate life story of Oregon’s first female
If Democratic gubernatorial candidate John Kitzhaber is going to stay even in the fund-raising race with Republican candidate Chris Dudley, he's going to need a lot of help from Oregon unions. This week, he picked up a $20,000 donation from the Oregon Nurses Association. But still to weigh in with its wallet is the heavyweight Oregon Education Association, which is backing Kitzhaber in the ...