Bernie won Oregon's 5th district in the '16 primary. Now voters need to know they can elect a congressman who backs those same ideas that made them so excited about Bernie-- instead of someone vastly worse than Hillary was on her worst day.
Militiamen themselves turned out in numbers this week to remind everyone once again that the distance between their brand of “Patriot” extremism and the mainstream Republican Party in Oregon is very tiny indeed.
The press insists on clinging to the narrative that there are Republicans waiting to work with Democrats. Oregon exposes that lie.
Not only has one of these legislators threatened to kill state policemen, but now some of the very same militiamen involved in the Malheur standoff have announced they plan to rise to these senators’ defense.
"Together, we have the power and we have the votes. Let's take back the Senate. Let's take back the White House. Let's restore our 'We the People' democracy and bring back basic human decency to the Oval Office." -- Senator Jeff Merkley
Thanks to federal Judge Michael McShane, Title X providers may still refer patients for abortions, if they so choose.
A woman called 911 as Janelle Bynum canvassed her neighborhood.
Primaries in Pennsylvania, Oregon, Nebraska, and Idaho...
Maybe someone should do something?
Oregon's Measure 97 ballot initiative is one example of We the People trying to take back control of government from the 1% and their powerful corporations.
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