The group pressing to block the former president said it will continue efforts to keep Trump from appearing on primary ballots.
Sen. Jeff Merkley is the first member of Oregon’s congressional delegation to explicitly call for a ceasefire.
Portland teachers are in their third week of a strike. Most other states, including Washington and Idaho, ban teacher strikes.
A new federal lawsuit joins an ongoing state case from Republican senators who want to run for reelection.
Rep. Earl Blumenauer anounced retirement plans Tuesday, joining longtime Reps. Peter DeFazio and Greg Walden, who retired in 2023 and 2021.
Five senators who walked out of the 2023 legislative session argue that a voter-approved law that aimed to bar them from reelection wasn’t written clearly.
One of the Republicans who filed a complaint about the handling of excused absences, Sen. Lynn Findley, called the Senate president a “dictator” and called the committee process a “sham.”
County clerks in Marion and Polk counties have mailed out ballots that include a measure to decide the fate of Salem’s city payroll tax. Election Day is Nov. 7.
Lori Chavez-DeReamer, a Republican representing Oregon’s competitive 5th district, has raised more than her three opponents combined.
A report commissioned by the Department of Justice finds that the former secretary of state didn’t influence an audit’s outcome, but said auditors failed to properly weigh the public perception of her outside work.