Oregon Legislature could still approve tax increase

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Friday, April 26, 2013

Republicans and Democrats could still come to a compromise on tax increases before the June 30 deadline.

By demanding tax increases, which require a three-fifths supermajority, Democrats have handed a powerful bargaining chip to the GOP minority. Republicans have named their price. They want steeper cuts to public-employee pensions in exchange for additional revenue.

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