Friday Jun 27
Oregon's Political Connection to the National VA Scandal
On his blog, The Oregon Oracle , Bruce McCain connects some dots between a longtime Oregon Congressional staffer named Joan Moone y, the Veterans' Adminstration mess and a current Oregon legislative candidate, Paul Evans .
Civil Rights leader: Remember, reconcile
One of America's civil rights pioneers came to Oregon this weekend as we observe the birthday of Martin Luther King Jr. for the 29th time since it became a national holiday in 1986.
The Huffington Post
Is Your Commute Long? Imagine If You Were A Senator From Alaska
When then-Rep. Darlene Hooley announced her retirement in 2008, the decision came as a surprise.
Jeff Cogen affair joins long list of Oregon scandals
Multnomah County Chairman Jeff Cogen isn't the first Oregon elected official in recent memory to be caught in a sex scandal.
Mayor Hales Policy Advisor Baruti Artheree Broke City Policy on Harassment and Discrimination
Mayor Hales has ordered his public safety policy advisor Baruti Artharee to take a leave of absence the week of July 4. An investigation by the Department of Human Resources found Artharee broke city policy against harassment and discrimination at an event, June 6, organized by The Skanner News.