oregon senate

Oregon Gov. calls police after GOP no-show

 SALEM, Ore. —  For the second time this legislative session Oregon Senate Republicans walked out of the Capitol, some even left the state. That prevented Democrats from establishing a quorum and voting on House Bill 2020 Thursday. It lays out a plan to …

Rep. Wallan: politicians don’t need a raise

MEDFORD, Ore. — A local state representative called on fellow legislators to reject a proposed bill that would increase their salaries. The proposed bill, Senate Bill 959 would increase legislators pay by nearly 63 percent. Oregon is governed by a citizen legislature, …

Transportation tour stops in Medford

Medford, Ore., — “I ride the bus almost everyday.” Lucero Castaneda depends on public transportation, she like many others say the bus is the only way to get around. Whether its because of low income… “It’s the way I get to and from work …