Efforts to weaken unions focus on Oregon

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Thursday, December 19, 2013

Conservatives and business groups are targeting Oregon, Missouri and Ohio for new efforts to weaken labor unions.

 

Portland group promotes bitcoins

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Thursday, December 19, 2013

The Portland Bitcoin Group works to promote the virtual currency.

 

PERS retirements up

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Thursday, December 19, 2013

PERS saw its second biggest wave of retirees in the system's history.

 

Columbia River Bridge traffic to get worse

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Thursday, December 19, 2013

Columbia River bridge traffic is climbing to pre-recession levels as the region's population increases and the economy grows.

 

Portland-area homes worth $216.7B

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Thursday, December 19, 2013

The entire Portland-area housing stock was $216.7 billion in 2013.

 

Oregon unemployment drops to lowest point since September 2008

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Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Oregon's unemployment rate dropped to 7.3% in November, its lowest point since September of 2008.

 

Megaload roadblock cleared, protesters arrested

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Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Police arrested 16 protesters trying to stop a megaload of refinery equipment in John Day.

 
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