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Republicans’ walkout of Oregon Senate threatens to kill hundreds of bills
Republicans’ walkout of Oregon Senate threatens to kill hundreds of bills
Despite Senate President Rob Wagner and Gov. Tina Kotek continuing to express hope that the session can be salvaged, some lawmakers and Capitol insiders say it is effectively over and are preparing to reconvene in a special session this summer to craft the two-year budget.
·oregonlive.com·
Republicans’ walkout of Oregon Senate threatens to kill hundreds of bills
U.S. Supreme Court justices take lavish gifts — then raise the bar for bribery prosecutions – Oregon Capital Chronicle
U.S. Supreme Court justices take lavish gifts — then raise the bar for bribery prosecutions – Oregon Capital Chronicle
Justice Clarence Thomas might be the most egregious when it comes to taking gifts and not disclosing them, but he’s not alone. His colleagues on the U.S. Supreme Court also haven’t been shy about taking fancy freebies from rich people — many of whom have an interest in the actions of the court. The justices […]
·oregoncapitalchronicle.com·
U.S. Supreme Court justices take lavish gifts — then raise the bar for bribery prosecutions – Oregon Capital Chronicle