House Bill 4088 would step up the penalty for attacking a hospital worker and create funding for hospitals to prevent violence.
Former Salem legislator Denyc Boles said she is no longer seeking the Republican nomination for Oregon’s 6th Congressional District.
Democrats in the Legislature plan to create a new class of misdemeanor and add opportunities to avoid jail and enter treatment
Oregon lawmakers turned down a proposal that would have made addiction treatment mandatory when children don’t consent.
Peterson’s exit means a head-to-head matchup between Bynum and 2022 nominee McLeod-Skinner in one of the most competitive races in the U.S.
The proposal would require electronics manufacturers to provide repair tools and supplies at a fair cost to consumers and independent repair shops.
The law allows school districts to add cameras to buses to catch and ticket drivers who break traffic laws.
Lobbyists working for gas companies also work for conservation groups that are trying to combat climate change, a watchdog group found.
The Coalition for Safe, Healthy and Prosperous Communities doesn’t disclose donors but has spent big to help Republicans, including Salem Rep. Kevin Mannix.
Sen. Kim Thatcher is spearheading a new multistate effort to stick with standard time year-round.