The bill passed in the House will bring much-needed revenue to the Oregon government but will do so by taxing businesses and higher-income residents. It moves on to the Senate and is expected to pass.
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Oregon House Democrats flexed their political sinew Tuesday, rolling over Republican opposition to approve a double shot of tax increases on businesses and upper-income earners.
The leader of a prominent anti-tax group immediately vowed to refer at least one of the measures to voters.