Sherwood Voters Oust 2 Council Members In Recall Election

OPB | Oct. 18, 2017

Voters in the Portland suburb of Sherwood have voted overwhelmingly to remove two city council members from office.

Vancouver Port Commissioner Race On Pace To Hit $1 Million

OPB | Oct. 18, 2017

A race for a commissioner seat with the Port of Vancouver is proving to be one of the most expensive port races in recent history. So far, both candidates have raised just under $1 million.

Vancouver Port Race Turns Personal As Candidate Files Protection Order

OPB | Oct. 14, 2017

Port of Vancouver candidate Kris Greene has filed a temporary protection order from harassment against his former campaign strategist and volunteer.

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Referendum Could Put Health Care Of 350K Oregonians In Jeopardy, Group Says

OPB | Oct. 5, 2017 12:23 p.m. | Portland

Opponents of a recent Oregon bill to fund health care through a new tax submitted signatures Thursday to get a referendum against the tax on the ballot.

Environment | Election | Politics | Energy

Oil Terminal Backers Give Big To Vancouver Port Candidate

OPB | Oct. 2, 2017 5:05 p.m. | Vancouver, Washington

The company proposing to build the nation’s largest oil terminal at the Port of Vancouver just donated $150,000 to port commissioner candidate Kris Greene.  

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Russian Hackers Attempted To Access Oregon Voter Information In 2016

OPB | Sept. 22, 2017 3:27 p.m. | Portland

The Department of Homeland Security informed Oregon officials Friday that Russian hackers attempted to access voter information during the 2016 election.

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Oregon Secretary Of State Wants Earlier Presidential Primary

OPB | Sept. 13, 2017 4:46 p.m. | Salem, Oregon

Oregon would hold its 2020 presidential primary earlier in the year if Secretary of State Dennis Richardson gets his way.

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Phil Knight Donates Half-Million To Knute Buehler's Campaign

OPB | Aug. 16, 2017 4:55 p.m. | Salem, Oregon

Nike co-founder Phil Knight made his largest ever donation to an Oregon political race this week.

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'Sanctuary State' Repeal Campaign Takes Advantage Of New Oregon Rule

OPB | Aug. 4, 2017 3:01 p.m. | Portland

A new petitioning rule from Oregon Secretary of State Dennis Richardson aids a group seeking to overturn Oregon's status as a "sanctuary state."  

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4 Big Questions That Loom Over The 2018 Oregon Governor's Race

OPB | Aug. 3, 2017 5:38 p.m. | Portland

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.

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Richardson Says No To White House Election Inquiry

OPB | June 30, 2017 2:20 p.m. | Portland

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.

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Watch Live: Jeff Sessions Testifies About The Russia Investigation

OPB | June 13, 2017 11 a.m.

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.

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Study: Oregon 'Motor Voter' Program Boosted Turnout And Diversity Of Voters

OPB | June 7, 2017 11:55 a.m. | Portland

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.

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