During the last two days of the 2019 legislative session, the Oregon Senate passed three big environmental bills.
Sen. Cliff Bentz, the lead GOP climate negotiator, says he was focused on the substance of the bill, not its label.
Amendments to a state-wide law on single use plastic straws cause some supporters to back away.
“A policy of sweeping fare enforcement searches violates the constitutional rights of transit riders,” they write.
This year’s session is likely to be remembered for gridlock. Here’s what Capitol insiders really think of the people you elected.