Politics

24 September 2013

Board Approves The Expo's Fiscal Year Budget

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The Jackson County Expo has finally gained approval from the board of commissioners to continue out the fiscal year. After cuts were made to days and hours of operation the board decided to approve ...

16 September 2013

Legislature Back in Salem This Week

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The Oregon Legislature is returning to Salem this week.They are giving the Governor his best chance to corral votes for the controversial legislation on public pensions, taxes and the Columbia River ...

30 July 2013

Peace Talks Resume

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Former U.S. Ambassador Martin Indyk will oversee renewed Israeli-Palestinian peace talks set to resume Monday evening after a three year break. Secretary of State John Kerry announced Indyk's appoi ...

12 July 2013

Food Aid Fight

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Food stamps have been part of the Farm Bill since the 1970s. Now House Republicans want to change that, and many Democrats are furious. After a nasty debate the GOP-led House has passed a scaled-b ...

27 June 2013

Snowden On The Move

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NSA leaker flees Hong Kong for Moscow; White House "furious" with countries involved. Steve Handelsman reports.

27 June 2013

Obama Outlines Climate Plan

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President Obama presents a sweeping new plan to address climate change. Chris Clackum reports.

24 June 2013

Obama Nominates New FBI Director

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James Comey will take over agency caught up in ongoing surveillance scandals. Steve Handelsman reports.

17 June 2013

More NSA Accusations

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Belfast, Northern Ireland

NSA leaker Snowden says U.S. spies wiretapped foreign leaders at 2009 summits. Steve Handelsman reports.

17 June 2013

Court Strikes Down Voter ID Law

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Supreme Court rules Arizona cannot add to federal voter registration requirements by demanding proof of citizenship. Danielle Leigh reports.

10 June 2013

"Nobody Is Listening"

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President Obama comments on newly revealed surveillance programs. Steve Handelsman reports.