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This is my first Diary at DKos in years , but I'm kinda proud of what I wrote on my own blog, and since it isn't as off topic to DKos as my past Diaries have been, I decided to share it here, too.
Last month, we noted that a bipartisan group of senators, lead by Jeff Merkley of Oregon, introduced an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act that asked President Obama to seek a vote in Congress over whether to extend the war in Afghanistan through "2024 and beyond," as the potential security pact with the Afghan government proposes.
Congressman Jim Sensenbrenner, R-Wis., an author of the Patriot Act, is calling for Director of National Intelligence James Clapper to be prosecuted for lying to Congress last March in response to a question by Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., about alleged NSA snooping on Americans.
Time magazine names its Person of the Year on Wednesday. Among the finalists are Syria's Bashar al-Assad, Iran's new president Hassan Rouhan, gay rights activist Edith Windsor, Pope Francis and Ted Cruz.
Gov. John Kitzhaber announced Monday morning that he'll seek a historic fourth term.
It was 40 years ago that the U.S. Supreme Court legalized abortion in the historic 'Roe v.
Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., at left, talks with Portland venture capitalist David Chen, middle, and Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., in October in Merkley's Senate office in Washington.
Elemental Technologies chief executive Sam Blackman outlines the Portland company's success during the Oregon Leadership Summit on Monday at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland.
INSIDE THE WEST WING "McDonough praises White House staff after trying year," by Jonathan Allen : "White House chief of staff Denis McDonough praised his subordinates for their 'passion, professionalism, and skill' in letters sent to Obama's aides just before Thanksgiving.
A global study was released this morning by the Intel Corporation indicating that around the world people's health care wants and needs are principally focused on technology and personalization.
Just before Thanksgiving, Sen. Ron Wyden released his long-awaited plan to reform management of Western Oregon's O&C timberlands.
This file photo shows a liquified natural gas tanker and, in the background, super-cooled storage tanks at the Canaport LNG terminal in New Brunswick, on Canada's eastern coast, adjacent to Maine and north of Nova Scotia.
Rep. James Sensenbrenner Jr., the original author of the Patriot Act, says Director of National Intelligence James Clapper should be prosecuted for lying to Congress.
The cold weather and snow has Food For Lane County concerned about their food supply, as they expect to see more people come through their doors for a hot meal.