Oregon’s election process deserves vote of ‘no confidence’

Sen. Kim Thatcher Salem, Ore. – Senator Kim Thatcher (R-Keizer) released the following statement following a press conference held by Governor Kate Brown and U.S. Senator Ron Wyden on their desire to expand vote-by-mail nationwide: “Oregon’s election process should get … Continue reading

Posted by at 11:13 | Posted in 2016 Election, Oregon Secretary of State, Voting | 3 Comments

Almost half of states violating federal drug law

by Dan Lucas A recent report on the Status of Oregon Marijuana Programs from the State of Oregon’s Legislative Fiscal Office contained this interesting note “There are currently 24 states plus the District of Columbia that have legalized medical marijuana.” … Continue reading

Posted by at 07:30 | Posted in 2016 Presidential Election, Federal Government, Marijuana | 13 Comments

Executive Club 5/4: Governor Debate

Governor Debate: Bud Peirce & Allen Alley Oregon Executive Club Wed. May 4, 7:00pm Airport Portland Shilo Inn $20 Dinner optional Oregon Republican Governor candidates Bud Peirce and Allen Alley will be speaking and debating at the Oregon Executive Club … Continue reading

Posted by at 06:58 | Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Taxpayers Association endorses Colm Willis for Congress

Colm Willis for Congress Taxpayers Association of Oregon picks Willis to take on Schrader Stayton, OR — Yesterday, the Taxpayer Association of Oregon, a prominent taxpayer watchdog group in the state of Oregon, endorsed Colm Willis in the Republican primary … Continue reading

Posted by at 05:00 | Posted in 2016 Election, Congressional Races, Taxes | Leave a comment

Oregon Secretary of State race is critical

by Sen. Doug Whitsett Oregon’s 2016 primary election is scheduled to take place on May 17. Voters should be receiving ballots in their mailboxes this week. The results of that election will determine which candidates the Republicans and Democrats choose … Continue reading

Posted by at 08:17 | Posted in 2016 Election, Oregon Secretary of State | 4 Comments

Gov. Kate Brown approves $190 a year electricity hike

Oregon Senate Republicans So-called ‘Coal to Clean’ plan won’t even reduce carbon emissions in Oregon Salem, Ore. – Senate Republicans issued the following statement on Wednesday following the signing of SB 1547, an expensive new renewable energy mandate, by Governor … Continue reading

Posted by at 08:45 | Posted in Energy, Gov. Kate Brown, Green Energy, OR 78th Legislative Session | 1 Comment

Oregon Poll: Trump takes lead

By Taxpayer Association of Oregon PAC, The Hoffman Group & Oregon Family Council released a new poll of 550+ Oregon voters this week showing strong backing for Presidential candidate Donald Trump. Question: The Republican Primary Election for President of the … Continue reading

Posted by at 05:38 | Posted in Uncategorized | 10 Comments

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