Legislative Push For Raising Minimum Wage ACTION NEEDED
Monday night 4/13 6pm to 9pm in Salem at the State Capitol, there will be a public hearing on ten bills regarding the minimum wage in Oregon. The bills make varying changes: raising to $10.75/hr by 2015; raising to $15/hr by 2018; and to allow local govts to set the minimum wage. If you own a small business, how will these bills affect it? How will this minimum wage attract small businesses to Oregon or attract skilled workers to...
Support MCRP and join us for an evening with Rep. Mike Nearman
Multnomah County Republic Party invites you to an evening with Rep. Mike Nearman, Saturday, April 18, 2015.
Rep. Nearman has made his mark this session by leading the fight against labor commissioner Brad Avakian’s job-killing power grab.
Learn what's going on in Salem this session and help support Multnomah County Republicans!
Tickets available at http://www.multnomahgop.org/dinner-with-rep-mike-nearman
If you can't join us for the evening, please donate to Multnomah County Republicans at http://www.multnomahgop.org/donate
Just another day for Democrat controlled Portland: Broken promises, busted budgets, and unsafe streetcars
Today's Oregonian has three, count 'em THREE, separate stories highlight the Democrats disastrous domination of Portland's political scene.
First there's the story of broken promises:
United Streetcar, the Clackamas company expected to put hundreds of Oregonians to work manufacturing a new generation of streetcars, has all but closed up shop without meeting job projections.
Then, there's the story of busted budgets:
Renovating the Veterans Memorial Coliseum may end...