Articles tagged with: Jeff Merkley

11 September 2014

ISIS: U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley and Congressman Greg Walden react

Posted in Local, U.S. & World News

President Obama last night for the first time said he's authorized U.S. airstrikes against ISIS militants in Syria.Capitol Hill has been buzzing for weeks about how the U.S. should interfere with th ...

25 February 2014

Obama backs proposal to reform federal wildfire policies

Posted in Local, Regional, Politics

President Obama is endorsing two Oregon Senators' plan to reform federal wildfire policy. The new policy would fund major wildfires the same way as other natural disasters while freeing up money to ...