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The Oregon Senate has approved a key bill in a package of changes to the state’s health care system.
Gov. John Kitzhaber ordered state agencies to suspend all but essential hiring for December and January.
Acting in concert with protests up and down the West Coast, Occupy Portland protesters shut down two of the Port of Portland's terminals this morning.
The state of Oregon has forced furlough days on its workers and cut services to the poor, but it remains a cash cow for private contractors who charge as much as $300 an hour for their services, an investigation by The Oregonian shows.