SALEM, Ore.– Oregon’s 82nd legislative assembly got underway today, kicking off a nearly six-month legislative session. One of the biggest changes this year of course, is the arrival of a new governor in Democrat Tina Kotek. This session will also ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – On Capitol Hill Thursday morning, the balance of power in both chambers was still up for grabs with several key races too early — or too close — to call. President Biden is calling Tuesday’s midterms ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. (NBC) – Election results continue to roll in Wednesday morning as Democrats try to maintain control of Congress. But with razor-thin margins in some races, it could be days or even weeks before we have full results. Advisors ...

Ashland, Ore.– Oregon House Democrat Pam Marsh held a town hall meeting in Ashland this afternoon. Starting off with a review of some of Salem’s 2017 accomplishments, Rep. Marsh also discussed legislation taking effect in the new year. She even ...

Washington, D.C. – A Democratic Senator says some of his conservative constituents are warming to the idea of universal government-run insurance which has long been a policy goal of progressives. Senator Jeff Merkley of Oregon made the comments during a ...

WASHINGTON, D.C. – An Oregon politician has introduced legislation that would make it easier to remove a sitting U.S. president. With Democrat concerns about President Donald Trump’s perceived behavior, Representative Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.) introduced a bill that would change presidential ...

Washington, D.C.- Monday could be a pivotal day for American politics. The Congressional Budget Office will potentially weigh in on what President Trump’s proposed health plan will cost and lawmakers have asked the Justice Department to produce evidence President Obama ...

(CNN) — A threat of a government shutdown ended Friday evening, according to top Democratic senators, who conceded they lacked the support to block a funding bill that must pass by midnight to avert a potential crisis. The development came ...

Washington D.C., (CNN) — House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi defeated Ohio Democratic Rep. Tim Ryan ‎to retain her post as the top elected Democrat in the House during a closed-door meeting Wednesday. The final vote tally was 134 to 63 ...

Medford, Ore., — One of the local, statewide races everyone was watching – the Senate seat left vacant by the death of Senator Alan Bates. Dr. Bates served in office for 16 years. The last 11 of those as a ...

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