Must Reads

Portland City Council to determine $20M anti-gentrification proposal

Housing roundup: North/Northeast neighborhoods push back against gentrification, driving away Trader Joe's; South Waterfront aims to include affordable housing; Portland home prices rise in 2014.

SEC waits to tackle the CEO-worker pay gap

Companies balk at complying with provision of Dodd-Frank requiring disclosure of median employee income.

Secretary of state accused of letting Comcast ghostwrite letter regarding Time Warner deal

Tech journal finds word-for-word similarities between company's stance and Kate Brown's letter as the FCC mulls Comcast's proposed $45 billion takeover of Time Warner Cable.

Hillsboro's Lattice Semiconductor pays $600M for Silicon Image

The deal marks the most expensive acquisition an Oregon company has made since 2007.

PSU business school preps for long awaited redesign, expansion

After securing a $40 million bond from the state legislature, Portland State's business school is looking forward to updating its facilities.

Nude dancer employment bills set for Salem

Workplace roundup: Strippers fight for protection laws; Intel's "bonding" leave raises bar; Rose City Mortgage's unlimited PTO featured.

State legislators grapple with application of new pot laws

The House Speaker and Senate President stress how complicated the issue is in meeting with Statesman Journal editorial board.