Articles tagged with: Secretary of State

06 March 2015

Jeanne Atkins sworn in as Oregon Secratary of State

Posted in Regional

Salem, Ore. --- Governor Kate Brown announced today that she will appoint Jeanne Atkins as Oregon Secretary of State. Ms. Atkins will be sworn in at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 11th in the Governo ...

13 February 2015

Who will become the new Oregon Secretary of State?

Posted in Local

Ore. -- With Brown taking over as Governor next Wednesday who will take her spot as Secretary of State? That's up to her and the legislature and political experts from around the state are eagerly a ...

12 September 2014

Gauging the ISIS threat

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News) The Pentagon and the White House agreed "war" is the right word to describe the new Obama effort to destroy ISIS, the self-styled Islamic state.But Obama's plan for a coalition, at least ...

15 July 2014

"6 Californias" plan to be submitted for ballot

Posted in Regional, U.S. & World News

Sacramento, DvCalif. --- (NBC News) Signatures for the "Six Californias" will be submitted on Tuesday in Sacramento, according to the proposal's proponents.Venture capitalist Tim Draper and his supp ...

25 February 2014

State databases back online following cyberattack

Posted in Regional, Politics, Technology

Salem, Ore. -- (OPB) Two heavily-trafficked online databases maintained by the Oregon's Secretary of State's office were brought back online over the weekend. That announcement comes nearly three w ...

24 February 2014

Group raises money against Jackson County GMO ban

Posted in Local, Regional

Medford, Ore. -- The fight to ban GMO's in Jackson County is getting some push-back. According to the Oregon Secretary of State's website, the group "Good Neighbors Farmers" has raised more than $6 ...

21 February 2014

State warns people to change passwords after site hacked

Posted in Regional, Technology

Salem, Ore. -- (OPB) Oregon Secretary of State Kate Brown is warning people who've used her agency's hacked website (http://sos.oregon.gov/), to reset their password -- especially if they use that s ...