Government and law

Government and law
Expert opinion: do tax credits and business incentives create jobs?
April 2013
Monday, April 01, 2013

0413 FOB ExpertOpinionThe state and local governments extend hundreds of millions of dollars each year in property tax waivers, corporate income tax credits, rebates and loans. Yet the question remains: Do tax credits and incentives actually create jobs?

 

Read more...
 
Bill would give free tuition to OHSU students that practice in rural areas
Must Reads
Thursday, March 28, 2013

A proposed Oregon bill would fund tuition and fees for OHSU students who practice in rural or underserved areas after graduation.

Read more...
 
Bill would allow Oregon to bargain for better health insurance rates
Must Reads
Monday, March 25, 2013

House Bill 2118 would let Oregon negotiate with health insurance plans before letting them sell insurance on a state website.

Read more...
 
Funding woes delay Portland's bike-share program
Must Reads
Thursday, March 21, 2013

Portland's upcoming bike-share program has been pushed back to spring 2014 due to a lack of funding.

Read more...
 
Craig Berkman charged in Facebook fraud
Must Reads
Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Former Oregon gubernatorial candidate Craig L. Berkman was charged in an $8 million securities fraud scheme.

Read more...
 


Page 92 of 193