February 8, 2017

Blue Mountain Eagle February 7, 2017 Lawmakers backing pesticide restrictions poised to shape farm policy. Lawmakers with strong track records of supporting pesticide restrictions are chairing two Senate committees that are positioned to affect Oregon agricultural policies in 2017. Senate Bill 499 — a proposal to strip pesticide protections from …

January 18, 2017

Tribune-Herald January 18, 2017 State lawmakers who claim to champion the cherished principle of local control should be held accountable if their actions fail to match their words. Another example of this conflict resurfaced this month among those seeking to prevent Texas cities from banning sale of single-use plastic bags …