OPB | Aug. 16, 2017
Nike co-founder Phil Knight made his largest ever donation to an Oregon political race this week.
OPB | Aug. 4, 2017
A new petitioning rule from Oregon Secretary of State Dennis Richardson aids a group seeking to overturn Oregon's status as a "sanctuary state."
OPB | Aug. 3, 2017
Knute Buehler, a Republican Oregon representative from Bend, becomes the first major candidate to officially enter the race for governor. Here are the four big questions looming over the coming race.
Secretary of State Dennis Richardson faced pressure from other Oregon leaders over a White House request for help with its investigation into alleged voter fraud in the 2016 election.
Watch or listen live as Attorney General Jeff Sessions testifies before the Senate Intelligence Committee about the FBI's investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election.
A new study finds that Oregon's "motor voter" program helped increase voter participation and drove turnout among younger, minority, rural and low-income voters.
Both of Oregon’s senators and four U.S. representatives announced the introduction of a bill Thursday that would require “every state to provide registered voters the opportunity to vote by mail."
The concept of community rights stems from the idea that local communities should have say over corporate projects that could cause local harm.
After a long string of defeated property tax levies, voters in Josephine County finally found two they could support. A public safety levy and a levy to establish a public library district both passed by nearly identical 52 to 48 percent margins.
Portland voters decided to give their independently elected auditor more autonomy.
Coos County voters rejected a measure Tuesday designed to prevent a liquefied natural gas plant from being built on the coast.
Despite a plague of public relations troubles, the largest school bond in Oregon history has passed. The victory means Portland Public Schools can ramp up efforts to clean up health hazards and overhaul four big schools.