by Zack Ford Posted on March 12, 2014
Despite a recent vote by Republicans at the Dorchester Conference, the Oregon Republican Party still officially opposes marriage equality.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on March 5, 2014
"It's not in the future, it's not somewhere else, it's here and now and only about one third of states in the U.S. are doing anything to prepare for it."
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on February 12, 2014
Megaloads of tar sands extraction equipment moving through the Northwest to Alberta continue to face determined opposition.
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by Ari Phillips Posted on February 6, 2014 Updated: February 7, 2014
Oregon, Washington and California are working on programs to reduce the life-cycle emissions of transportation fuels. Transportation can account for over a third of a state's greenhouse gas emissions.
by Katie Valentine Posted on February 6, 2014
The 30-megawatt project would be among the first in the U.S. to use floating wind turbines.
by Adam Peck, Scott Keyes Posted on January 23, 2014
Even as the United States makes steady progress in its fight against homelessness, roughly half of states saw their homeless populations increase over the past five years.
by Zack Ford Posted on January 21, 2014 Updated: January 21, 2014
Oregon's labor board has ruled that Sweet Cakes by Melissa did violate state law when it refused to sell a wedding cake to a same-sex couple.
by Zack Ford Posted 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 Posted on November 22, 2013 Updated: November 22, 2013
Oregon conservatives want to counter a marriage equality initiative with a "license to discriminate" against same-sex couples.
by Bryce Covert Posted on November 15, 2013
Lawmakers could introduce a paid sick days bill as early as February 2014.