By Zack Ford on November 26, 2013
A Ninth Circuit panel has ruled that Oregon's domestic partnerships fail to provide same-sex couples with equal benefits, but the federal government also discriminates by not recognizing such unions.
By Zack Ford on November 22, 2013
Oregon conservatives want to counter a marriage equality initiative with a "license to discriminate" against same-sex couples.
By Bryce Covert on November 15, 2013
Lawmakers could introduce a paid sick days bill as early as February 2014.
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By Ryan Koronowski on October 28, 2013
53 million people living in what would be the world’s fifth-largest economy will now be participating in a “far-reaching strategic alignment to combat climate change and promote clean energy.”
By Sy Mukherjee on October 23, 2013
Getting mental health treatment is often difficult for the people who need it most. Some states are trying to change that by bringing therapists right into a primary care setting.
By Tara Culp-Ressler on October 17, 2013
56,000 new people have signed up for Oregon's Medicaid program so far this month. Most of them wouldn't be eligible for coverage without Obamacare.
By Zack Ford on October 17, 2013
Effective immediately, Oregon will recognize same-sex marriages legally performed in other states, just like it recognizes various other marriages that would not be legal in Oregon.
By Josh Israel on October 3, 2013
Rep. Greg Walden (R-OR) has joined with his GOP colleagues several times for measures to force the government shutdown.
By Kiley Kroh on October 1, 2013
"Extraordinary" Pacific Northwest storms bring hurricane-force winds and smash precipitation records throughout the region.
By Tom Kenworthy on September 30, 2013
A county council election in Washington is drawing national attention due to the huge role it could play in determining the future of coal exports from the Pacific Northwest.