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Oregon On Verge of Important School Choice Reforms – Time for Concerned Voters to Tip the Balance

Now is a pivotal opportunity for you to make a difference for school choice with just a few minutes of your time. Democratic Governor Kitzhaber and the House Republicans are working together behind the scenes together to push through a … Continue reading

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The Future? Higher Electricity Rates and More Oregonians on Assistance Programs

The Oregon Senate Committee on Finance and Revenue recently passed Senate Bill 863 (SB 863) which allows electric utilities to increase the amount of funds available for low-income assistance programs. The bill now moves to the Senate floor. Specifically, SB … Continue reading

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Legislative Alert – Legislature Again Considers Hurting or Helping Online Schools

Today, (April 19th) the Senate Education and Workforce Development Committee will consider Senate Bill 927, which would essentially destroy Oregon’s virtual charter schools. I wrote about the idea behind SB 927 last summer in my article, Will Virtual Charter Schools … Continue reading

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Cascade places freedom billboards around Portland!

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