Watchdog committee member Thatcher calls for critical investigation of scandal-plagued OHA

SALEM, Ore.-Last week, Republican state Sen. Kim Thatcher, of Keizer, issued out a statement, "Brown administration sought to exploit HIV patient to aid in takedown of non-profit "FamilyCare," regarding her concern over Oregon Health Authority (OHA) planning to systematically target HIV patients in hopes of exploiting one to smear FamilyCare Health, one of the state's 16 health […]

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SENATE REPUBLICAN OFFICE: Speaker’s $196 million small biz tax heist mugs mom-and-pop shops

SALEM, Ore.-Yesterday, House Democrats rammed through House Bill 2060 A in the House Revenue Committee. The Speaker's proposal undermines the small business tax cut included in the "Grand Bargain." The 2013 Grand Bargain was a bipartisan agreement that included small business tax cuts and included reforms to the state's broken public pension system. Senate Republican […]

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SENATE REPUBLICAN OFFICE: Dems illegally breach Constitution with lawless $22.8M tax hike

SENATE REPUBLICAN OFFICE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 30, 2017 Jonathan Lockwood Communications Director 971-645-2140 Dems illegally breach Constitution with lawless $22.8M tax hike SALEM, Ore.-State law proved to be no match for Senate Democrats' desire to illegally pass a $22.8 million tax hike today. Senate Bill 28 will spike taxes at least $22.8 million in the two […]

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HISTORY IN THE MAKING

That’s how Oregon Secretary-elect Dennis Richardson described his vision of his upcoming Inauguration during his recent address to the Washington County Business Council. Richardson’s theme of pledging more government transparency began with an open invitation to his Swearing In Ceremony in Salem December 30 at 11 am. “Bring your families, bring your kids,” said Richardson, […]

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