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It’s Election Night: Do You Know Where Your Ballot Is?

May 18, 2022 1

By Eric Fruits, Ph.D. By the time you’re reading this, your May primary…

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State Legislators Created Their Own Pay Problem

May 10, 2022 0

By John A. Charles, Jr. State Representatives Karin Power (Milwaukie), Anna Williams (Hood…

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Portland’s Self-Inflicted Rental Housing Shortage

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By Micah Perry According to a revised report from economic consulting firm ECONorthwest,…

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Lift the Cap on Oregon Charter Schools

May 3, 2022 0

By Eric Fruits, Ph.D. Next week is National Charter Schools Week. Oregon passed…

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Nostalgia and NIMBYism Stand in the Way of Sheltering the Homeless

April 26, 2022 0

By Eric Fruits, Ph.D. For more than a year, Cascade Policy Institute has…

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Poll: 72% Believe Parents Should Have School Choice

April 14, 2022 0

By Kathryn Hickok The last two years have made it clear: Oregon parents…

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Better Late Than Never at the Expo Center

April 12, 2022 0

By Micah Perry For years, Portland residents have dealt with homeless individuals parking…

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Roads Are Infrastructure Worthy of Investment

April 6, 2022 1

By Micah Perry The Oregon Transportation Commission recently decided how to allocate $412…

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Are Taxes Driving People Out of Portland?

March 30, 2022 1

By Eric Fruits, Ph.D. The Census just released the latest population estimates and,…

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Fossil Fuels Are Not Going Anywhere

March 23, 2022 0

By John A. Charles, Jr. Many Oregon politicians have convinced themselves that we…

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