The Oregon Legislature cut PERS, raised taxes on the wealthy, cut small business taxes and more in its three day special session.
Rep. Peter DeFazio says that opposition to his bill to increase timber harvests is coming from "radical groups."
About one-third of Oregon's 27,700 federal employees are likely to be furloughed due to the government shutdown.
Supporters of the Columbia River Crossing are considering convening a special session of the Oregon Legislature.
Oregon's state Legislature special session was delayed for much of its first day.