Politics

08 March 2013

Oregon House Passes Wine Bill

Posted in Politics

Local wineries and vineyards are raising a glass to an Oregon bill that passed the house.     Oregon lawmakers passed House Bill 24-43 Wednesday, without a single vote against it.  This bill wou ...

08 March 2013

President Obama Signs VAWA Into Law

Posted in Politics

President Barack Obama was surrounded by domestic violence survivors, law officers and tribal leaders during the ceremony at the Interior Department yesterday, as he signed into law an update to the ...

07 March 2013

Cracking Down On North Korea

Posted in Politics, U.S. & World News

UN Security Council passes new sanctions in face of nuclear threats. Kurt Gregory reports.

06 March 2013

Keeping The Government Running

Posted in Politics, U.S. & World News, Economy

Washington, D.C.

Congress considers a bill that will keep the government funded through the summer. Steve Handelsman reports.

05 March 2013

Feeling The Pinch

Posted in Politics, U.S. & World News, Economy

Chicago, Illi.

Effects of sequestration cuts are already evident at airports and military bases. Tracie Potts reports.

04 March 2013

No Deal on Sequester in Sight as Officials Lay Out Possible Cuts

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Politics, Local

The deadline to avoid the sequester -- a series of deep budget cuts -- has come and gone. Now as the axe drops, educators, employment officials and others are trying to prepare for impending cuts. O ...

04 March 2013

Sequester Effects Already Felt

Posted in Politics, U.S. & World News, Economy

First signs of spending cuts are being seen. Steve Handelsman reports.

04 March 2013

Spending Budget Proposals To Be Heard In Salem Today

Posted in Politics, Local, Economy

Oregon Legislature budget writers are expected to release their two-year spending proposal in Salem today. The offer is expected to include almost 7 billion dollars for Oregon schools over the next ...

01 March 2013

No Deal!

Posted in Politics, U.S. & World News, Economy

Washington, D.C.

The dreaded "sequester" cuts will kick in after Congress and the White House fail to come up with a new budget deal. Steve Handelsman reports.

01 March 2013

No Breakthrough On Sequester

Posted in Politics, U.S. & World News, Economy

Washington, D.C.

Massive spending cuts will move forward. Danielle Leigh reports.