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Oregon legislators respond to government shutdown

Washington, D.C.- Oregon legislators were quick to react to the government shutdown. Governor Kate Brown saying its beyond frustrating, adding they’ll do whatever they can to minimize the shutdowns impacts. “The stakes are too high to put politics before people: President Trump …

Sen. Wyden supporting three gun control bills

Washington, D.C. – Oregon Senator Ron Wyden joined other U.S. Senators in introducing bills that would allow victims of gun violence to sue gun manufacturers, dealers and trade associations. The Equal Access to Justice for Victims of Gun Violence Act could repeal …

Sen. Wyden comments on North Korea tensions

Portland, Ore. (KPTV/CNN) – Growing tensions between the United States and North Korea are becoming a hot topic at Congressional town halls nationwide. At a Thursday town hall in Portland, Democratic Senator Ron Wyden was asked about the North Korea crisis and …

Sen. Wyden wants answers about warrantless searches

Washington, D.C. – Oregon Senator Ron Wyden is pushing the U.S. Department of Justice to answer questions about the use of warrantless searches of Americans’ digital communications. Wyden wants to know how the department utilizes information from Executive Order 12333, originally intended …