Oregon governor

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Rep. Buehler wins GOP nod for Oregon governor

WASHINGTON — The Latest on Tuesday’s primary elections (all times local): 11:25 p.m. Oregon state Rep. Knute Buehler has won the GOP gubernatorial primary, besting a crowded field vying to compete against incumbent Democrat Kate Brown in November. Buehler, who ran for secretary of state in 2012, was the most centrist of the Republican front-runners. … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Rep. Buehler wins GOP nod for Oregon governor

Oregon News: Oregon Governor Kate Brown Announces Housing Pilot Projects to Support Oregon Families, Communities & Employers

Future Ready Oregon initiative brings focus to making homes more attainable for Oregonians Salem, OR – Oregon Governor Kate Brown Friday announced five housing pilot projects across the state as part of her Future Ready Oregon initiative.  The Workforce Housing Initiative, led by the Governor’s Regional Solutions Cabinet, was designed to form partnerships between local … Continue reading Oregon News: Oregon Governor Kate Brown Announces Housing Pilot Projects to Support Oregon Families, Communities & Employers

Oregon governor signs first gun law since Florida massacre

SALEM, Ore./March 5, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —A bill prohibiting domestic abusers and people under restraining orders from owning firearms became America’s first new gun control law since the Feb. 14 Florida high school massacre. “Well done Oregon,” Democratic Gov. Kate Brown exclaimed Monday after signing the law on the steps of the state Capitol as some … Continue reading Oregon governor signs first gun law since Florida massacre