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It’s only about the money…

<<< Ethics and Oregon’s Carbon Tax —  KOIN TV >>> February 17, 2015 Salem, Ore. (KOIN 6) – The ethics controversy enveloping Gov. John Kitzhaber and his fiancee Cylvia Hayes was on display in the Oregon Senate Tuesday in the debate over whether to extend the low carbon fuel standard[…]

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Salem Legislation Update

  Senator Doug Whitsett’s Newsletter – January28, 2015… Oregon lawmakers were sworn in to office two weeks ago. Since that time, we have had the opportunity to read through some of the more than 9,000 pages of proposed legislation that have thus far been submitted for consideration. We were concerned[…]

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Salem Democrats Will Increase Your Taxes!

Oregon: Get ready for the bad news energy bills Oregon Catalyst – January 22, 2015 — by Senator Doug Whitsett Oregonians are about to be reminded that elections do matter. At least 45 bills relating to energy have already been introduced for the 78th Legislative Assembly. Most, if enacted, will[…]

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Bad News Over the Holidays?

More sleazy Kitzhaber ‘document dumps’ over the holidays ….Oregon Catalyst, January 6, 2015 by Lars Larson…. Sleazy politicians use holiday document dumps to get embarrassing information out of the way. So no surprise that administration of Governor John Kitzhaber chose the Christmas and New Year’s holidays to release information about[…]

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