Poll: 78% unaware of PERS debt disaster

Poll: 78% unaware of PERS disaster By Taxpayer Association of Oregon Foundation Oregon’s public employee retirements system (PERS) is now a staggering $20-$22 billion in unfunded liability. Just this week it was announced that it grew by another $3 billion … Continue reading

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More than 1,700 attend Portland conservative rally

by NW Spotlight More than 1,700 people attended today’s 2016 Freedom Rally for conservative values at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland. The rally, put on by the Oregon Liberty Alliance, was to support fiscal responsibility, life, public safety, family … Continue reading

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Call to join the Oregon Citizens Lobby

Rob Taylor Warning, the Oregon legislature is in the 35-day short session, and even though the procedure limits legislators to introduce two bills each your money and freedom is still in serious risk from the overreach of overbearing politicians. How … Continue reading

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Legislature eyes $1.2 billion property tax

By Taxpayer Association of Oregon The picture is of the Taxpayer Association of Oregon testifying at the Senate Revenue hearing regarding a  property tax bill SJR 201 which could raise property taxes as much as $1.2 billion. The bill is … Continue reading

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Tax Alert – Property Tax bill hearing

SJR 201 removes property tax caps on homeowners for tax assessment rates By Taxpayer Association of Oregon OregonWatchdog This morning the Senate Finance and Revenue Committee will be taking up Senate Joint Resolution 201 which would eliminate the property tax … Continue reading

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Huge Victory ! Gun control Bill pulled

Big Victory – SB 1551 Gun control Bill pulled By Taxpayer Association of Oregon The nefarious Blacklisting Gun Control Bill, SB 1551, was pulled from committee today with signs that it will not come back. The bill would allow citizens … Continue reading

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Executive Club 2/3: Gov. candidate Bud Pierce

Guest Speaker: Dr. Bud Pierce Oregon Executive Club 7:00 pm • Wed. Feb. 3rd Portland Airport Shilo Inn Dinner optional. Meet our February speaker, Dr. Bud Pierce, candidate for Governor of Oregon.  Bud’s bio reads like an ad for commitment … Continue reading

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