Gordon Sondland, who led fight against Metro's plan, offers $10 million more than Hyatt. Metro rejected his offer.
The Oregon Fair Trade Campaign is upset with the president's stance on the Trans-Pacific Partnership.
Granting plants legal rights could stunt important research, university officials say.
A firearms bill passed the House on Monday in a 38-28 vote.
Supporters of a state-funded health care system testified in Salem.