Business community backs Knute Buehler for state representative

Knute Buehler for State Representative Rep. Buehler works for policies that support small business, grow tech sector and strengthen education A cross section of local business owners and business advocacy groups have announced their endorsement of Knute Buehler for state … Continue reading

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Sen. Doug Whitsett: Standing up for conservative values

by Sen. Doug Whitsett The American Conservative Union (ACU) is the nation’s premier conservative group supporting Americans who are concerned with personal responsibility, traditional values, a strong national defense and the preservation of liberty. The Washington D.C.-based organization is the … Continue reading

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Oregon GOP legislative leaders on September revenue forecast

Senate Republican Leader Ted Ferrioli House Republican Leader Mike McLane Salem, Ore. – Senate Republican Leader Ted Ferrioli (R-John Day) responded to yesterday’s September revenue forecast update with the following statement: “While we’ve experienced recent economic growth, our state budget is … Continue reading

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SB 941: Dems warned REPEATEDLY of unintended consequences

by Rep. Gail Whitsett Editor’s note: A Lake Oswego pastor spent $3,000 of church funds to buy tickets for an AR-15 raffle in support of a girls’ softball tournament – with the intent of destroying it if he won. He … Continue reading

Posted by at 07:00 | Posted in 2nd Amendment, Gun Control, Oregon House | 4 Comments

Oregon SB 941: Bad gun law is not being enforced

by Rep. Bill Post In April of 2015, the Oregon Legislature (minus ALL Republicans in the House and Senate) passed Senate Bill 941, the Universal Background Check. There were many reasons to oppose this bill but one of the most … Continue reading

Posted by at 05:00 | Posted in 2nd Amendment, Gun Control, Oregon House | 1 Comment

Oregon GOP legislative leaders respond to Gov. Brown’s anti-gun agenda

Senate Republican Leader Ted Ferrioli House Republican Leader Mike McLane Salem, Ore. – Senate Republican Leader Ted Ferrioli (R-John Day) released the following statement following Governor Kate Brown’s announcement Friday of her gun control plan that includes requiring Oregon State … Continue reading

Posted by at 05:00 | Posted in 2nd Amendment, Gov. Kate Brown, Gun Control, Oregon House, Oregon Senate | 5 Comments

Hypocrisy from Dem Oregon House Majority Leader over DC ‘Sit in’

by Rep. Bill Post As America has watched this week, the U.S. House Democrats staged a “sit in” on the House floor. Now I am not debating the issue but rather the hypocrisy of our own Oregon House Majority Party … Continue reading

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Oregon revenue forecast shows some troubling trends

by Rep. Gail Whitsett The House Interim Committee on Revenue and the Senate Interim Committee on Finance and Revenue held a joint meeting at the state capitol in Salem on Friday, June 3 to hear about the state’s latest revenue … Continue reading

Posted by at 05:00 | Posted in Oregon House, State Budget | 2 Comments

Recommendations for Oregon HD1, HD9 and SD5 Primary

An Election Message to Second Amendment Supporters by Rob Taylor The election is upon us and many voters are still wondering who to cast their vote for and who will be the right representative to protect the rights of the … Continue reading

Posted by at 09:00 | Posted in 2016 Election, 2nd Amendment, Oregon House, Oregon Senate | 1 Comment

Oregon House Dems rolling in special interest campaign money

Promote Oregon Partisan Trial Lawyers PAC Has Contributed $60K Since End Of February Session Salem, OR – Incumbent House Democrats and Democrats seeking election to the Oregon House have received $60,000 in campaign contributions from the Oregon Trial Lawyers Association … Continue reading

Posted by at 06:51 | Posted in 2016 Election, OR 78th Legislative Session, Oregon House | 14 Comments

Oregon GOP legislative leaders respond to Gov. Kate Brown

Oregon Senate Republicans Oregon House Republicans On Friday, Oregon Gov. Kate Brown (D) delivered her 2016 State of the State Address at the City Club of Portland’s Friday Forum. Senate Republican Leader Ted Ferrioli Responds to Governor Brown’s 2016 State … Continue reading

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Boylston files for open House seat 26 (John Davis)

John Boylston Press Release, “We must build on what is working and change what is not.” John Boylston – Republican King City, Oregon – Native Oregonian John Boylston, announced on March 3rd that he will run for the House District … Continue reading

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Rep. Wayne Krieger not seeking re-election

Rep. Wayne Krieger (R-Gold Beach) It is with mixed emotions that I make this announcement today. It was never my intent to come to the Legislature, but then with much arm twisting I ran in 2000 and won. Originally I … Continue reading

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