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Thumbnail for - Meet the Oregonian Who Helped Transform the Patriot Act
Jun 22, 2015
Ron Wyden's most secretive staffer helps the senior US senator craft his take on national surveillance.
Thumbnail for - Oregon's Ballot is a Microcosm of Messy National Politics
Nov 3, 2014
Weed! Obamacare! Equal rights! The Koch Brothers! In this month’s off-year election, Oregon mirrors the gnarly state of national politics.
Thumbnail for - The Road to Legal Gay Marriage in Oregon
Jul 1, 2014
Meet the unlikely team that changed the course of Oregon law (and love).
Thumbnail for - What's So Bad About Urban Density?
May 12, 2014
As Portlanders fret over our current upward growth spurt, some perspective from across the Pacific eases one writer's angst.
Thumbnail for - Five Essential Talking Points in Portland's Epic Water War
May 8, 2014
With ballots out to voters, the fate of the legendary Bull Run watershed (and City Council's political clout) hangs in the balance.
Thumbnail for - The Perfect Party: May 2014
May 1, 2014
We asked elected officials to toss invites to great Portlanders, and they came up with this all-star fantasy guest list.
Thumbnail for - Who Should Control Portland's Drinking Water?
Apr 15, 2014
A controversial campaign aims to take Bull Run away from City Council.
Thumbnail for - Willamette Falls' Next Move
Apr 2, 2014
The rezoning of the Blue Heron Paper Mill site may signal a new era for Oregon City.
Thumbnail for - Nancy Hales, Portland's First Lady
Jan 2, 2014
With local fashion chops, a passion for grassroots organization, and a 1987 bumper sticker-laden Toyota truck, the mayor's better half is crafting herself a place in Portland history.
Thumbnail for - The Perfect Party: January 2014
Jan 2, 2014
A made-up mash-up of the month's most fascinating people, from Jerry Seinfeld to a ’90s teen heartthrob
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