Oregon lawmakers consider taxing e-cigs

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Wednesday, September 18, 2013

The Oregon Legislature is considering taxing electronic cigarettes.

 

Viewpoint Construction Software expands, considers IPO

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Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Portland tech company Viewpoint Construction Software plans to move into new offices next year after a $20 million renovation.

 

Headquarters Hotel plan heads to Portland City Council

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Tuesday, September 17, 2013

The Portland City Council will consider partnering with Metro on its Headquarters Hotel project.

 

Hemp farming could come soon to Oregon

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Tuesday, September 17, 2013

A federal decision not to challenge marijuana legalization opens the door for other applications besides drugs, like fiber and textile production.

 

Health plan goes live Oct. 1

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Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Oregon's health insurance exchange website goes live Oct. 1, and isn't expected to go smoothly due to technical difficulties.

 

CIA backs Portland startup AppThwack

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Tuesday, September 17, 2013

The CIA's venture capital arm, In-Q-Tel, made an undisclosed investment in Portland startup AppThwack.

 

Ports key for rural jobs

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Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Oregon's ports are being hurt by declining federal support and job losses, officials told a Senate committee.

 
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