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Creative solutions for school budgets

March 5, 2002 0

School districts in Oregon face budget cuts that present opportunities to empower teachers,…

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Urban renewal gets another black eye

February 26, 2002 0

The Portland Development Commission has put 70 urban renewal projects on hold due…

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CAFE carnage: Death by fuel economy standards

February 19, 2002 0

Dozens of Oregonians are killed every year by fuel economy standards on new…

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Greater health insurance freedom would reduce OHP demand

February 12, 2002 0

Much noise was raised about protecting the Oregon Health Plan from budget cuts…

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Time to commercialize Oregon’s bridges

February 5, 2002 0

The Oregonian‘s four-part story about Oregon’s slowly collapsing highway bridges points to a…

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Education freedom linked to high test scores

January 29, 2002 0

The Manhattan Institute recently released its 2001 Education Freedom Index, which measures four…

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Term limits decision threatens initiative rights

January 22, 2002 0

Oregonians’ ability to make meaningful changes to their Constitution was further eroded when…

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Oregon lives beyond our means

January 15, 2002 0

When Governor Kitzhaber argues that we should pursue revenue increases to balance the…

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Money for Nothing? An analysis of the Oregon Quality Education Model

August 31, 2000 0

By Richard Vedder, Ph.D. Click here to read the full report: 8-2000-Vedder_Quality_Education_Model_Report  …

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Socialized Medicine in Great Britain: Lessons for the Oregon Health Plan

May 18, 1999 0

by Professor John Spiers Dr. John Spiers is a professor in the Business…

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