Home Must Reads Oregon Secretary of State candidate will refuse PERS

Oregon Secretary of State candidate will refuse PERS

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Friday, August 03, 2012

Republican Secretary of State candidate Knute Buehler said he won't become a member of the Public Employee Retirement System if he is elected.

Oregon needs to remove the conflict of interest state officials have concerning PERS, Buehler said Thursday during a press conference where he laid out proposals for reforming the public employees retirement system as well as beefing up the Secretary of State's audits muscle.

Buehler, a Bend physician, acknowledged that the Secretary of State has no authority under the law to execute PERS reforms. But he said he can decline to benefit and he can advocate for reforms.

Read more at OregonLive.com.

{biztweet}knute buehler{/biztweet}

 

More Articles

The Backstory

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014

In our cover story this month, Wendy Collie, CEO of New Seasons Market, and Kim Malek, owner of Salt & Straw, discuss their rapidly growing businesses and Portland’s red hot food scene. The conversation provides an interesting lens through which to explore trends in the grocery store and restaurant sectors.


Read more...

What I'm Reading

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014

Nick Herinckx, CEO of Obility, and Jake Weatherly, CEO of SheerID, share what they've been reading.


Read more...

100 Best Nonprofits to Work for in Oregon [VIDEO]

News
Thursday, October 02, 2014

Screen shot 2014-10-02 at 11.17.21 AMMore than 5,500 employees from 180 organizations throughout the state participated in the 100 Best Nonprofits to Work for in Oregon project.


Read more...

The Alchemist

September 2014
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
BY LINDA BAKER

David Howitt explains why Portland consumer brands like Stumptown and Voodoo Doughnuts are taking the world by storm.


Read more...

The Diaspora

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014
BY LEE VAN DER VOO

Former newspaper reporters move into brand journalism.


Read more...

College Hacker

September 2014
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
BY KLINT FINLEY

Treehouse CEO Ryan Carson builds a 21st-century trade school.


Read more...

Launch

September 2014
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
BY JESSICA RIDGWAY

September's Launch article features Orchid Health, BuddyUp and Inter-Europe Consulting.


Read more...
Oregon Business magazinetitle-sponsored-links-02
SPONSORED LINKS