Testimony on the Nike Tax Bill (Economic Impact Investment Act of 2012)

Good morning, Co-Chair Burdick, other co-chairs and members of the committee. I’m Steve Buckstein, Senior Policy Analyst and founder of Cascade Policy...

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Testimony before the Clackamas County Board of Commissioners

Testimony before the Clackamas County Board of Commissioners Regarding the revised IGA for the Milwaukie Light Rail Project August 22, 2012  John A...

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Testimony Regarding TriMet Proposed FY 13 Budget

Testimony before the Multnomah County Tax Supervising and Conservation Commission Regarding the TriMet Proposed FY 13 Budget   John A. Charles, Jr....

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Legislative Testimony Regarding Public Purpose Tax

Testimony of John A. Charles, Jr. President & CEO Regarding Oregon’s Public Purpose Tax   May 22, 2012   Oregon’s public purpose tax was e...

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Testimony Before TriMet Board of Directors Regarding the Proposed FY 2012-13 Budget

    Testimony of John A. Charles, Jr.   Before the TriMet Board of Directors   Regarding the Proposed FY 2012-13 Budget &...

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Cascade in the Capitol: Testimony Before the Joint Committee on Legislative Oversight on Columbia River Crossing

Testimony of John A. Charles, Jr. President, Cascade Policy Institute Before the Joint Committee on Legislative Oversight on Columbia River Crossing...

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Testimony in opposition to SB 1581 before the Senate Committee on Education and Workforce Development

Opposing More Top-Down Control of Oregon Education Chair Hass, Co-Chair Morse, and members of the Committee, my name is Steve Buckstein. I’m Senior P...

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Testimony to House Committee on unemployment accounts

Click here to listen to the testimony. Christina Martin's testimony to the House Interim Committee on Business and Labor starts at 41:00.   ...

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John Charles testimony on OPEB Unfunded Liabilities

John Charles was an invited witness before the Senate Government Operations committee on June 8th. It was an informational hearing about the unfunded ...

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Testimony in Favor of HB 3477: Privatizing State Parks Operations

At the May 24th House General Government and Consumer Protection Committee, Karla Kay Edwards testified in favor of HB 3477. HB 3477 would create a pi...

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