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Friday, February 27, 2015

Washington Animal Cruelty Law Could Be Enhanced To Cover Pets in Hot Cars

When temperatures rise this spring, you're bound to hear the occasional sad tale of a dog locked in a hot car in the sun. More » Listen to this story

Friday, February 27, 2015

Oregon Lawmakers Begin Education Funding Debate

Oregon lawmakers are set to open debate on the biggest chunk of the state budget. More » Listen to this story

Friday, February 27, 2015

Oregon Lawmakers Vote To Dissolve Health Insurance Exchange

Oregon's troubled health insurance exchange is one step closer to being dismantled. More » Listen to this story

Friday, February 27, 2015

U.S. Attorney Asks Oregon To Pause Investigation Of Kitzhaber

The state probe into ethics allegations against former Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber is being halted, at least for now. More » Listen to this story

Friday, February 27, 2015

Idaho Lawmakers Introduce Minimum Wage Bill, But Indicate It’s Headed Nowhere

A panel in the Idaho Senate introduced a bill that would increase the state’s minimum wage to $9.25 an hour -- a $2 per hour increase -- by next year. More » Listen to this story

Friday, February 27, 2015

Oregon Capitol Awaits Signals From New Governor

Kate Brown became Governor of Oregon without the messy business of running a campaign. More » Listen to this story

Friday, February 27, 2015

Surge In Long Distance Hiking Spurs Interest In Creating New Trails

Thousands of people are expected to start long distance treks on the Pacific Crest Trail this year. More » Listen to this story

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Oregon Governor Says Past Votes Don't Bind Her Future Policy Decisions

Oregon's new governor Kate Brown said Thursday that votes she took as a state lawmaker aren't necessarily a sign of where she stands on present-day... More » Listen to this story

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Education Spending In Focus As Washington Legislature Nears Halfway Mark

Washington lawmakers are approaching the halfway mark of their 105-day session. Hot issues include marijuana, mental health, oil trains and cap-and-trade. More » Listen to this story

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Idaho Lawmakers Consider Bill To Write Uber-Style Services Into Law

A panel in the Idaho House agreed to introduce legislation Thursday that would define ride-sharing services like Uber in state law -- and trump local... More » Listen to this story

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