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Victory for school choice!

June 25, 2002 0

Last week the U.S. Supreme Court issued its long awaited ruling that low-income…

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I-5 Partnership locks in traffic

June 18, 2002 0

The I-5 Partnership, representing the states of Oregon and Washington, will adopt final…

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Business support for public power raises red flags

June 11, 2002 0

The failure of so-called electricity deregulation in California and the bankruptcy of Enron…

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Keep the quorum: Preserve the double-majority rule

June 4, 2002 0

Low voter turnout in the recent Oregon primary election helped block numerous tax…

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Do teacher unions really benefit children?

May 28, 2002 0

During the recent primary election the Oregon Education Association (OEA) got what it…

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What if they held an election and no one came?

May 21, 2002 0

Voter apathy is the popular explanation for low voter turnout. As the director…

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Lesson from New Zealand: Plow under U.S. farm subsidies

May 14, 2002 0

President Bush showed his anti-consumer, anti-taxpayer side on Monday, May 13: he signed…

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School funding waltz: Measure 5, equalization and legislative puppeteering

May 7, 2002 0

Political candidates and editorial boards across the state blame Measure 5 for centralizing…

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Drug prohibition, cigarette taxes and terrorism

April 30, 2002 0

When U.S. Drug Czar John Walters spoke in Portland last Friday he touched…

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PERS: Let’s talk solutions

April 23, 2002 0

Gubernatorial candidate Ron Saxton deserves praise for making the state’s financially insolvent Public…

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