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The right forest policy will build healthy forests and communities

Summer is here and we are reminded of the catastrophic devastation caused by destructive forest fires and the blights of diseased forests and rotting biomass which has led to Oregon’s crisis in forest health.  In addition, we are reminded that our ineffectual forest policy has caused the economic pain, unemployment and financial desperation our rural [...]

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We all have to step up to care for elders

Our most elderly citizens deserve our respect and attention. They deserve, whenever possible, the opportunity to live and die in familiar surroundings, in their own homes. To help our senior citizens remain in their homes the state provides Oregon Project Independence and federal in-home health care programs. Helping our older generation transition from life through [...]

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Governor showed leadership

This session will go down in history as a session of compromise and bipartisan agreement.  It will also go down with the understanding that we (Oregon) really have a governor who leads.  I am a Republican and our governor is a Democrat, but I have to say that the governor has led us through these [...]

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