Legislature begins long session under Supreme Court contempt order; will tackle taxes, education and transportation issues.
Political Handicapper Charlie Cook to speak at Amplify about upcoming midterm elections, the 2016 presidential landscape and the gridlock in D.C.
Sixteen members of the Oregon Legislature aren’t seeking re-election. Two will face primary challengers. And 24 won’t have any opponent at all in the primary or general election.
The Washington State Senate is in flux after two Senate Democrats announced plans to align with the other side of the aisle to create a new 25-24 Republican majority, creating division within the Senate and a possible change to the Senate’s permanent rules and governance structure.
Credit unions in the Northwest and around the country were rewarded for their political advocacy efforts with an overwhelming success rate of credit union-supported candidates for office. Bill Cheney called this year’s election day “a great day for credit unions overall and the races in which we were focused.”
Credit unions fared well in Tuesday’s election, with the majority of credit union-supported candidates in the Northwest claiming victory.
Ellen Rosenblum won Oregon’s Democratic primary for attorney general, one of several important races across the state.