In other news: Trial lawyers under fire in key House race.
Supporters say the tax is a form of racial justice.
Both the Portland Business Alliance and Oregon Business & Industry want clarity around what businesses are “essential.”
Oregon labor unions want to see self-checkouts disappear.
The president of a big timber company blasts—and leaves—the state’s largest business lobby group.
Gov. Kate Brown wants to pull money out of SAIF Corp. because the state-owned worker’s compensation insurer is flush with cash.
State’s biggest business lobby hires first executive director.
In other news: Dan Saltzman isn’t tipping his hand in the race for his seat.