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  1. Report on whistleblower is inconclusiveRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | KNUS-AM Aurora

    ... to raise concerns without fear of retaliation, and Bechtel expects its subcontractors to do the same." U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., a frequent Hanford critic, said it was unacceptable that the Energy Department's inspector general could not obtain ...

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  2. FBI Director To Ask Congress To Update Law Permitting Feds To Wiretap PhonesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars

    ... if more than a handful of members would support the idea of backdooring Americans' personal property," Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.), who would staunchly oppose the measure, said in a statement shared with The Hill. Comey Asked by Specter to Testify ...

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  3. NSA Opponent Mark Udall Could Lose Senate SeatRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... power-and tried to strengthen the bill when its key provisions were weakened. Udall has also teamed up with Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) and Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) in criticizing NSA dragnet surveillance. Gardner himself has expressed tepid support for ...

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  4. Public Invited to Community Conversation with Sen. Ron Wyden at Pacific University on Oct. 30Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    The public is invited to join Senator Ron Wyden for "Inequality: the View from Washington, D.C. to Forest Grove," a community conversation at Pacific University on Thursday, Oct. 30 at 5 p.m. The forum will be held in Marsh Hall's Taylor Auditorium and admission is free. As chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, Sen. Wyden will speak about how issues of economic inequality are being understood and dealt with in Congress.

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  5. FBI Asks Congress For Backdoor Access To All Cellphones For SurveillanceRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    ... partners to take a step back, to pause, and to consider changing course." In the report Oregon Democratic Sen. Ron Wyden speculated little support for such a proposal on Capitol Hill, speculating that no more than "a handful of members would support ...

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  6. A Trade Storm is BrewingRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Counterpunch

    ... "ducks" are in a row before that. Some members of Congress are working on a replacement for Fast Track. U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) says he will create what he calls "Smart Track." It is not yet clear if this will be the real Fast Track replacement ...

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  7. Sen. Ron Wyden will need support in tax-reform effort: Guest opinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | OregonLive.com

    ... leadership crisis. But there's a bright spot here in Oregon. Oregonians should be proud to have, as their senator, Ron Wyden. In the midst of the most polarized and demoralized national leadership situation in a long time, Wyden reminds us that, ...

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  8. Measure 89 provides equality for the majority of Oregonians (50.5%) who are women and girls.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | BlueOregon

    ... elected officials, community leaders, and Oregonians from all over the state which include U.S. Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley, Congresswoman Darlene Hooley, State Senator Margaret Carter, YWCA, NAACP of Eugene, Oregon Business Association, ...

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  9. Measure 89 would provide momentum for federal ERA: Guest opinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | OregonLive.com

    ... of organizations, elected officials, community leaders and Oregonians from all over the state, including U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden, former Congresswoman Darlene Hooley, former state Sen. Margaret Carter, YWCA, NAACP of Eugene, Oregon Business Association, ...

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  10. EncryptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | CIO

    ... broaden access to electronic records. "I oppose requiring companies to build back doors into their products," Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) tweeted during Comey's speech. Earlier this year, Apple and Google both announced that the next versions of their ...

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  11. Study: 1 in 3 Americans have no retirement savingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    ... for retirement. "It seems to me something is deeply out of whack with federal retirement policy," said U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden. Wyden and Wheeler held a roundtable summit Friday in Eugene, where they heard from Oregonians from all walks of life. "Let's ...

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  12. Lawmakers Skeptical of FBI's Push for Encryption Back DoorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Government Executive

    ... if more than a handful of members would support the idea of backdooring Americans' personal property," Sen. Ron Wyden, an Oregon Democrat and vocal privacy advocate, said. An aide to Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Patrick Leahy said the senator ...

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  13. If an oil train derailed in Oregon...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | BlueOregon

    ... are unavailable or unprepared. That's why BlueOregon Action has partnered with Senator Jeff Merkley, Senator Ron Wyden, and Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici to call on the Department of Transportation to change its rules -- and require advance notice ...

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  14. FBI Chief Urges Tech Firms to Rethink EncryptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Macworld UK

    ... broaden access to electronic records. "I oppose requiring companies to build back doors into their products," Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) tweeted during Comey's speech. Earlier this year, Apple and Google both announced that the next versions of their ...

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  15. The FBI Wants More Access to Your iPhone. Congress Is Standing in the Way.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | National Journal

    ... if more than a handful of members would support the idea of backdooring Americans' personal property," Sen. Ron Wyden, an Oregon Democrat and vocal privacy advocate, said. An aide to Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Patrick Leahy said the senator ...

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  16. FBI Director: Actually, We Do Sometimes Spy Without a WarrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Government Executive

    ... that electronically communicate with the foreign target, a practice that privacy advocates, including Sen. Ron Wyden, have slammed as a warrantless "backdoor search" loophole that infringes on civil liberties. Comey's response in the 60 Minutes ...

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  17. Comey Says FBI Collects Some Digital Information Without a WarrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Government Executive

    ... that electronically communicate with the foreign target, a practice that privacy advocates, including Sen. Ron Wyden, have slammed as a warrantless "backdoor search" loophole that infringes on civil liberties. Comey's response in the 60 Minutes ...

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  18. FBI director calls for greater police access to communicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Macworld UK

    ... active debate on Twitter. "I oppose requiring companies to build back doors into their products," tweeted Senator Ron Wyden, an Oregon Republican. Comey gave examples of four investigations, including a child sex abuse case and a child murder, in ...

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  19. Coast Guard stands by Ore. helo decisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | National Fisherman

    State Representative David Gomberg expressed his disappointment in hearing that the Coast Guard decision for stopping helo service in Newport has been made and won't likely change. They have been given orders locally from the head office in Washington D.C. that they will shut down the helicopter service out of Newport on November 30th.

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  20. Just How Closely Do the NSA and U.S. Companies Work Together?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Truthdig

    ... committees, did not respond to requests for comment on whether they had been briefed on the program. Sen. Ron Wyden, an outspoken critic of NSA activities that impact U.S. residents, also declined to comment. In a statement, NSA spokeswoman Vanee ...

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