Politics

11 December 2014

Measure 92 supporters concede defeat

Posted in Local, Politics, Regional

Ore. --- Supporters of the Oregon measure requiring labeling of genetically modified foods conceded on Thursday.The 'Yes on Measure 92' campaign announced it was ending its efforts two days after lo ...

30 November 2014

Gov. Kitzhaber to announce budget Monday

Posted in Local, Politics

Salem, Ore. -- Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber is expected to release his budget plan for the next two years on Monday. The governor will propose ways to spend $17.7 billion in the general fund, that ...

24 November 2014

Chuck Hagel resigns as Defense Secretary

Posted in Politics

Wash. --- (NBC News) Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel is stepping down.Hagel's resignation was announced Monday during a brief appearance with President Obama."When its mattered most, behind closed ...

16 November 2014

Did your vote count?

Posted in Local, Politics

Salem, Ore. -- The election maybe over, but did your vote actually count? The Oregon Secretary of State's website says there are an estimated 13,0000 voters with ballot problems, such as a missing ...

07 November 2014

Measure 91 - Frequently Asked Questions

Posted in Politics

Oregon voters on Tuesday approved a measure to legalize recreational marijuana. Here's a Q&A on what happens next. Shortcuts: Overview | Medical Marijuana | Personal Use | Public Safety | Licensi ...

05 November 2014

Klamath bond measure passes

Posted in Local, Politics

Klamath Falls, Ore. --- A $36,000,000 bond measure to renovate Klamath Union high school was passed by 60% of voters in Klamath Falls.Students and staff at Klamath Union were celebrating passage of ...

05 November 2014

Move to label GMO food products failed

Posted in Local, Politics, Regional

Ore. --- Measure 92 came down to the wire but the Oregonian called it today and the move to label GMO food products failed. With 100 percent of precincts reporting, the Secretary of State's office s ...

04 November 2014

Decision 2014: Mid-term elections coverage

Posted in Politics

Rely on NBC5 News for the latest information on the November 2014 mid-term elections coverage. This page will be updated throughout the evening on November 4th, 2014. This page has been moved. You ...

02 November 2014

Election drop box locations

Posted in Local, Politics, Regional

Medford, Ore. -- The midterm elections are on Tuesday.  Oregon voters have until 8pm on Tuesday to turn in their ballots to any of the 24 hour drop box locations, located nearest them. Election off ...

29 October 2014

Measure 92 battle heats up

Posted in Local, Politics, Regional

Ore. --- With less than a week until election day the battle on Measure 92 heats up.If Measure 92 passes it would require all genetically modified foods to be labeled as such, a new ad from the "No ...