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  1. Brammo plans to keep jobs in Rogue ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... growth will occur at home rather than overseas.  Playing host to Senate Finance Committee Chairman Ron Wyden on Wednesday, the 70-employee staff showed off its latest battery technology, manufacturing line and ambitious plans in the former ...


  2. 10 things to know about corporate inversionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 10 | Finance and Commerce

    ... Several Democrats in Congress have announced bills to make it harder for U.S. corporations to invert. Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, said he was working with key Senate Republicans in an effort to come up with a ...


  3. Senator Wyden: Federal legislation to improve oil train safety may be neededRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

    PORTLAND, Ore. - U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden, an Oregon Democrat and outspoken advocate for improving oil train safety, has repeatedly criticized loopholes in the U.S. Department of Transportation's proposed safety rules.


  4. Boeing battles for bank's survivalRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... Counsel and Elmendorf Ryan. Lobbyists now working for Delta include Josh Kardon, former chief-of-staff to Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.); Kyle Nevins, who was deputy chief of staff to former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.); and John O'Neil, ...


  5. Supervisors wait for next move in Klamath Basin agreementRead the original story

    Yesterday | Times-Standard

    ... been stalled in Congress since being introduced in May, with the most recent action being taken when Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden introduced it to the Senate Finance Committee on July 31. With the bureau asking the board to send a letter to formally ...


  6. Merkley gets nurses' endorsementRead the original story

    Yesterday | Portland Tribune

    ... Senate failed to must enough votes to proceed with a bill to reverse that decision. Merkley and Democratic Sen. Ron Wyden voted with the 56 senators, including three Republicans, to proceed; 43 voted no. Merkley, whose wife Mary is a nurse, also ...


  7. Dick Durbin Has a Beef With Burger KingRead the original story

    Tuesday | National Journal

    ... to address tax-inverting companies, but no consensus measures have emerged. Senate Finance Committee Chairman Ron Wyden of Oregon said earlier this month he's working with Sen. Chuck Schumer, the No. 3 Senate Democrat, and ranking member Orrin Hatch ...


  8. Tax Inversions: Banks Are Making MillionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday |

    ... Jamie Dimon, CEO of JP Morgan says we have a "flawed tax code that is driving U.S. companies overseas." Senator Ron Wyden (D) of Oregon called inversions a "plague." Moreover, it's no secret that the President is strongly opposed to them. In any ...


  9. Registered Lobbyists Elbow Their Way Back Into TPP CommitteesRead the original story

    Tuesday | PressReleasePoint

    ... censor users' content. If you're a US voter, you can help us fix this broken, corporate-captured process. Senator Ron Wyden, who has been a vocal opponent to the TPP's secretive negotiations, has the unique opportunity to make things right. As Chair ...


  10. Ron Wyden: Federal legislation to increase oil train safety may be neededRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Oregonian

    Portland Fire Chief Erin Janssens listens as Sen. Ron Wyden talks at an oil train safety meeting earlier this year.


  11. Senator Ron Wyden Highlights Success of $18 Million New Markets Tax...Read the original story

    Monday | SFGate

    ... this from happening, please do not clear your cookies for the next 30 days. United States Senator Ron Wyden applauded the success of an $18 million investment in federal and state New Markets Tax Credits for Albina Head Start . The ...


  12. Albina Head Start lands $18M in tax creditsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Business Journal

    Sen. Ron Wyden appeared at the announcement this morning that Albina Head Start would receive $18 million in New Market Tax Credits.


  13. Will the Treasury Department put a stop to US corporate inversions?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... this time to Congress: If you don't like what we are doing, pass your own bill. Senate Finance Committee Chair Ron Wyden (D-OR) says he's trying to cobble together a bipartisan measure to address the issue. However, top committee Republican Orrin ...


  14. Humboldt County supervisors grapple with funding for Klamath dam analystRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 23 | Times-Standard

    ... farmers greater certainty on irrigation expectations. The proposals have stalled in Congress, with Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden introducing it to the Senate Finance Committee on July 31. As the supervisors are not experts on the issues presented by these ...


  15. Merkley & Wyden take the Ice Bucket ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | BlueOregon

    Here's Senator Jeff Merkley on Thursday night accepting the challenge from Beaverton's Mayor Denny Doyle -- and passing it along to Senator Ron Wyden and Treasurer Ted Wheeler: And here's Senator Wyden on Friday night accepting that challenge with three of his kids, and passing it along to the Oregon Duck mascot -- and, well, U of O alums ... (more)


  16. Forest Service seeks more firefighting moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | Local TV Station KTVZ

    ... so we work with what we have," Kern said. Now, the Forest Service has asked Congress for a budget increase. Sen. Ron Wyden D-Ore.,, has spearheaded a bipartisan bill that would change the way wildfires are funded. "One percent of those infernos ...


  17. Make manufacturing pay off for Oregon: Editorial Agenda 2014Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 |

    ... skills. Consider agriculture, an area where Oregon has adapted to market changes to regain lost jobs. As Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., said in a speech Tuesday to the Portland Business Alliance and Oregon Business Association , "This is Oregon; what we ...


  18. Nuclear Site Whistleblower Ordered Back on the JobRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | Government Executive

    ... expenses. Though Labor did not release the employee's name, whistleblower advocacy groups and the office of Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., released the OSHA letter identifying her as Shelly Doss, a 20-year veteran of the contract workforce at Hanford. The ...


  19. Fact check: Measuring Merkley's recordRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | Battle Creek Enquirer

    ... of Congress, and had a supermajority in the Senate. They also noted that Oregon's senior senator, Democrat Ron Wyden, authored and passed six bills during Merkley's tenure. That's true, but it only serves to reinforce Ornstein's point. Wyden has ...


  20. Activists: Future of Web may be in Senate Dem's handsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | The Hill

    The Electronic Frontier Foundation says Sen. Ron Wyden "may hold the future of the Internet in his hands," and is calling on him not to jeopardize it in negotiations for a major upcoming trade deal.