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OSPIRG releases report on corporate tax transparency

The Oregon State Public Interest Research Group found the state does not provide legally required information about several corporate tax expenditures.

Small businesses can bypass Cover Oregon

Small businesses can now qualify for tax credits without going through the health insurance exchange.

Portland mayor touts renewal reforms, business development

Mayor Charlie Hales discussed reform of the city's Urban Renewal Districts during his State of the City speech.

Oregon lobbyist Dave Barrows passes away

Barrows, the longest-serving lobbyist at the Oregon Capitol and a Portland lawyer, died at the age of 78.

Oregon small businesses receive $5.6M in federal money

The U.S. Treasury money comes from the State Small Business Credit Initiative.

Airbnb to set up in Old Town Chinatown

The vacation rental startup will build its North America headquarters at 34 NW First Avenue.

Cover Oregon will miss fed enrollment deadline

The state's online health insurance exchange will not open to the public before the end of March.