May 7, 2019

Oregon House OKs tough vaccine rules over vocal opposition

SALEM — The Oregon House voted Monday to tighten the state’s mandatory... Read More


May 6, 2019

Vaccination-boosting bill passes Oregon House

The highly controversial bill to eliminate loopholes in the state’s... Read More


May 5, 2019

Round-up: House vote on taxes for education

SALEM — Taxes top the agenda this week in the state Capitol as a... Read More


May 1, 2019

Oregon House Approves $2 Billion In New Business Taxes For Schools

Oregon lawmakers approved billions of dollars in new business taxes on... Read More


Apr 25, 2019

Trio of bills aim to reduce Oregon’s plastic waste

SALEM — Three anti-plastic bills are moving through the House and Senate,... Read More


Apr 15, 2019

Bev Clarno Selects New Designee for Oregon Board of Education After Sordyl Resigns

It only took Oregon Secretary of State Bev Clarno four days to replace her... Read More


Apr 7, 2019

Bill would improve fire prevention in communities near forested areas

An under-the-radar bill with support from Central Oregon’s legislators could... Read More


Mar 22, 2019

Helt co-sponsors ban on vaccine exemptions

SALEM — A bipartisan bill to remove nonmedical exemptions for vaccinations... Read More


Mar 17, 2019

Opinion: Time for Oregon to lead on immunization

We are currently in the middle of a public health crisis. Diseases do not have... Read More


Feb 26, 2019

Editorial: Helt Leads on Vaccination Policy

Rep. Cheri Helt, R-Bend, went to Salem to be an advocate for kids. She’s... Read More