Recent Publications

Elliott State Forest Management Puts Small Birds over Small Kids

John Charles | April 15, 2014
By John A. Charles, Jr. Last year the S&P 500 Index had a total return on investment of 32%. That should have been good news ...  read more

Are Small Birds More Important than Small Kids?

John Charles | April 9, 2014
Last year the S&P 500 Index had a total return on investment of 32%. That should have been good news for Oregon public schools, which ...  read more

Sale of Elliott State Forest Would Mean Millions More Each Year For Schools

John Charles | March 7, 2014
A new report released todayshows that if the Oregon State Land Board sold or leased the 93,000-acre Elliott State Forest, public school funding would increase by ...  read more
All Publications for Land Use

Video

John Charles discusses the dangers of the Metro regional government

| February 19, 2014
In December 2013, Cascade President and CEO John A. Charles spoke to the Clackamas County Americans for Prosperity group about the dangers of the Metro ... read more

Steve Buckstein interviewed about his commentary, Oregon’s Budget Transformation

| June 1, 2012
We sat down with Senior Policy Analyst, Steve Buckstein, to talk about government trying to do efficiently that which it shouldn't be doing at all. ... read more

Rural Freedom Project- Juniper Entrepreneur

| May 15, 2012
Gerard Joseph Lebreque talks with Cascade Policy Institute about his struggles with regulations on juniper and his life in rural Oregon. SEE THE VIDEO. read more

The Proper Use of Road Tolling in Oregon

| April 20, 2012
John Charles presented his views on the proper use of road tolling in Oregon with ODOT’s Long Range Planning Manager,  Robert Maestre, and the Chair of the ... read more
All videos for Land Use

Audio

Are Small Birds More Important than Small Kids?

Last year the S&P 500 Index had a total return on investment of 32%. That should have been good news for Oregon public schools, which ... read more

The State of Freedom in Oregon

By William Newell Today, Oregon is at a crossroads. Oregonians must choose between our current unsustainable path and becoming a place where freedom and prosperity ... read more
All Audio for Land Use