Portland Democrat Tina Kotek unveiled her plan to increase the state's minimum wage while allowing local jurisdictions to go beyond the threshold.
The measure requires Secretary of State to assess how state agencies are handling information requests.
Federal agents identify Central Oregon highways as a growing trafficking route in state.
Three more athletes have come forward alleging Nike coach Alberto Salazar distributed performance-enhancing drugs.
President Obama cannot pursue Trans-Pacific Partnership unless Trade Adjustment Assistance bill passes.