Hill to Hall Jan. 13–17

Jan. 13: Oregon Democrats reveal new climate bill ahead of new session Democratic legislators released a new version of a previous climate change bill, dubbed the “cap and trade” bill,…

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Jan. 6: New Portland police chief holds first press conference since swearing in  After former Portland Police Chief Danielle Outlaw left her position for a position in Philadelphia, Chief Jami…

Hill to Hall Nov. 25–27

Nov. 25: Supporters of higher Oregon cigarette tax raise $9 million in contributions  A campaign to raise taxes on packs of cigarettes by $2 has garnered over $9 million in…

Hill to Hall Nov. 20–22

Nov. 20: Oregon county jury sides with counties in timber revenue lawsuit The state of Oregon lost a lawsuit by 14 Oregon counties, which claimed the state cost them decades…

Hill to Hall Nov. 12–15

Nov. 12: Oregon coalition propose initiatives for citizen-led redistricting One year prior to state redistricting, which will take place in November 2020, an Oregon coalition has filed three proposed initiatives…

Hill to Hall Nov. 4–8

Nov. 4: U.S. formally begins process to leave Paris Agreement The Trump administration notified the United Nations that the United States has formally begun the process to leave the Paris…

Hill to Hall Oct. 27–Nov. 3

Oct. 28: Oregon’s only Republican representative in Congress chooses not to run in 2020 United States Representative Greg Walden, Oregon’s only Congressional Republican, announced he would not be seeking reelection…

Hill to Hall Oct. 21–25

Oct. 21: Gov. Brown responds to national executive order, says Oregon will accept refugees In response to a recent executive order signed by President Donald Trump, Oregon Governor Kate Brown…

Hill to Hall Oct. 14–18

Oct. 14: Petitions to recall Governor fail to submit necessary number of signatures  Two petitions, both with the goal of putting the recall of Oregon Governor Kate Brown on the…