Politics

21 January 2013

Inauguration Day Arrives

Posted in Politics, U.S. & World News

Washington D.C.

President Obama takes the oath of office once again in today's public ceremony. Tracie Potts reports.

21 January 2013

Josephine County Tax District

Posted in Politics

Josephine County Commissioners voted unanimously to form a permanent law-enforcement tax district.  The tax district would come with a maximum rate of 1.85 per $1000 dollars of assessed property va ...

18 January 2013

Final Inauguration Preps Underway

Posted in Politics, U.S. & World News

Washington D.C.

Washington DC prepares for the second inauguration of President Barack Obama. Tracie Potts reports.

16 January 2013

Local Law Enforcement Reacts to Gun Control Plan

Posted in Politics, Local, Regional

Despite President Obama's push to ban assault weapons, some Southern Oregon Sheriffs vow to uphold the constitution. Jackson County Sheriff Mike Winters says he will not support a ban on assault wea ...

16 January 2013

Obama Unveils Gun Control Plan

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Politics, Local, U.S. & World News

It's the most sweeping change to firearms laws in nearly two decades.

16 January 2013

Congress Considers Sandy Aid

Posted in Politics, U.S. & World News

House set to vote on $51 billion relief package. Danielle Leigh reports.

15 January 2013

First Day On Capitol Hill For Congress

Posted in Politics

On capitol hill -today is the first full day for the 113th congress. Lawmakers will get to work debating legislation that would provide 51 billion dollars in disaster relief aid - for victims of hur ...

10 January 2013

Voters Will See GMO Measure In 2014

Written by Travis Koch, Posted in Politics, Local

A petition filed along with 6700 signatures cleared the elections clerks office Monday. That means voters will have their say on whether or not genetically modified crops should be banned in Jackson ...

07 January 2013

Battle Brewing Over Obama Picks

Posted in Politics

Republicans promise tough hearings on nominees for Secretary of Defense and CIA Director. Danielle Leigh reports.

06 January 2013

Senator Ron Wyden Addresses Crowd in Town Hall Meeting

Posted in Politics, Local

From the fiscal cliff to the debt ceiling, the drama in Washington may be just beginning. And one man many Oregonian's have their eye's on is senator Ron Wyden. He was in Southern Oregon today to ta ...