2 hrs ago
Ranchers, Klamath tribes sign deal to share water
Members of the Klamath Tribes present Gov. John Kitzhaber with a blanket Friday, April 18, 2014, outside Chiloquin, Ore., during signing ceremonies for a water agreement between the tribes and cattle ranchers.
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9 hrs ago
My Mother Lode
Ranchers and Indians sign agreement to share water
Cattle ranchers and Indian tribes who long fought over scarce water in Oregon's Upper Klamath Basin have signed an agreement to share access to rivers and cooperate on restoring habitat for endangered fish the tribes hold sacred.
16 hrs ago
First on CNN: Memo says GOP competitive in five more Senate races
The National Republican Senatorial Committee, a group tasked with getting Republicans elected to the Senate, believes Republicans have expanded the 2014 playing field with five more contested races as the GOP seeks to retake control of the chamber.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Oregon's 'most intriguing' list narrows: Check readers' Final 4, vote here for semifinals
Clockwise from left: Sen. Betsy Johnson, Nike co-founder Phil Knight, GOP strategist Elaine Franklin and Republican Senate candidate Monica Wehby.
Report: Oracle blames state for Cover Oregon flaws
Cover Oregon's technology contractor Oracle Corp. claimed the state misled the public about who was at fault for Oregon's failed online health insurance exchange, according to a newspaper report.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Timber baron Andrew Miller says he didn't tell Monica Wehby about his ads attacking Jason Conger
Portland pediatric neurosurgeon Monica Wehby and Rep. Jason Conger of Bend are the major contenders for the Republican nomination to oppose Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore.
Brooklyn man running for Senate in Idaho, Oregon and Alaska - Wed, 16 Apr 2014 PST
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. BOISE - A Brooklyn, N.Y. attorney who's never been to Idaho is not only running again for a U.S. Senate seat from the state, after doing the same four years ago - he's also running for Senate seats in Alaska and Oregon this year.
Neurosurgeon Senate candidate: 'Not brain surgery' O-Care is bad
Oregon GOP Senate candidate Monica Wehby announced her first TV ad Wednesday, building off her job as a neurosurgeon by saying, "It's not brain surgery.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
On his blog, Oregon Oracle, Bruce McCain, a former top Multnomah County sheriff's official, tracks down a new federal political action committee formed to oppose state Rep. Jason Conger , who is running against Portland pediatric neurosurgeon Dr. Monica Wehby.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Monica Wehby Defends Herself Against Charges She's the Washington Establishment Candidate
A recent poll found that her opponent, state lawmaker Jason Conger actually would have a better showing in a contest against incumbent Democratic Senator Jeff Merkley than Wehby.
Sen. Jeff Merkley reports another $1 million quarter in fundraising for Oregon re-election
Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., raised just over $1 million in the first quarter of the year and now has $3.6 million in cash on hand for his re-election effort, his campaign announced Monday.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
The Weekly Standard
Lively Senate Race in Oregon
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Sat Apr 12, 2014
Guest worker bill would hurt Americans: Guest opinion
For decades, the Democratic Party has styled itself the champion of working Americans.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Oregon's GOP Senate Race Suddenly Gets Lively
Monica Wehby is a pediatric brain surgeon running for the Republican Senate nomination in Oregon.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Post and Courier
The jobless entitlement
The American economy hit an encouraging milestone last month: The private sector has finally regained all of the jobs it lost during the Great Recession, according to the U.S. Labor Department.
'Most intriguing' Oregon politician contest hit by cheaters
We want lots of people to vote in our "most intriguing political figure" contest, but please vote only once.
Two Rivers Tribune
Klamath Tribes Negotiate Water Deal With Oregon Ranchers
Farmers and ranchers in the Upper Klamath Basin agreed to restore fish habitat and push for removal of four dams on the Klamath River less than a year after the Klamath Tribes exercised their senior water rights to cutoff irrigation in the area.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
So much for the GOP Establishment’s “Electability” Argument in Oregon
A few weeks ago, I wrote about how the Beltway GOP Establishment has been pushing a liberal, pro-abortion candidate in the U.S. Senate Primary here in Oregon.
Candidate raises more than $1 million for senate race
Monica Wehby, a first-time candidate looking to defeat Rep. Jason Conger in the May primary and become the GOP challenger this fall for the U.S. Senate seat held by Jeff Merkley, announced Monday that her campaign had passed the $1 million fundraising mark.