The City of Eugene, apparently not satisfied with making a mess of the services they are supposed to be providing, now wants to study imposing a City income tax to pay for schools. Never mind that the City has no responsibility for schools under either the state constitution or the City charter.
California starts by taking away government-paid cell phones. How many do Oregon government workers have?
· On Wednesday, Jan 5, the House will consider a rules package that will make several changes to the procedures and administration of the chamber.
o The House will require a citation of constitutional authority on each H.R. or H.J. Res. bill before it can be put into the hopper; ceremonial or commemorative bills will not bear this requirement.
If you've never seen the Robert Redford Movie The Candidate, you owe it yourself to take a look. I'm going to spoil this movie in the next couple of paragraphs, so if you care don't read any further until you've rented and watched it.