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Oregon taxpayers foot $100,000 bill for Gov. Kate Brown’s political consult
Oregon taxpayers foot $100,000 bill for Gov. Kate Brown’s political consult
In February 2020, Gov. Kate Brown's staff asked state procurement officials to prepare a no-bid contract worth up to $150,000 for her former communications director so he could assist with Oregon’s share of work on the Western Governors’ Association electric vehicle recommendations.
·oregonlive.com·
Oregon taxpayers foot $100,000 bill for Gov. Kate Brown’s political consult
Editorial: Initiative bill smacks of voter suppression - oregonlive.com
Editorial: Initiative bill smacks of voter suppression - oregonlive.com
Senate Bill 761, which seeks to restrict a popular way by which Oregonians get initiatives on the ballot, would help legislators keep tight control over what becomes – and what stays law. Legislators should trust their voters and reject this bill.
·oregonlive.com·
Editorial: Initiative bill smacks of voter suppression - oregonlive.com
States are Making it Harder for Ballot Initiatives to Pass
States are Making it Harder for Ballot Initiatives to Pass
Attacks on state-level ballot initiatives are the latest step in a strategy to wrest political power from voters and place it squarely in the hands of increasingly unaccountable politicians and special interests.
·campaignlegal.org·
States are Making it Harder for Ballot Initiatives to Pass