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Oregon’s racist history

July 25th, 2016 · Comments Off on Oregon’s racist history · Portland State University

The Racist History of Portland, the Whitest City in America (The Atlantic, 7/22/2016) The African American community in Multnomah County : an unsettling profile [PDF] (2014) Portland State University

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Women in the Legislature

July 25th, 2016 · Comments Off on Women in the Legislature · Commission for Women

Oregon ranks 10th in the nation for the percentage of women in its Legislature (Oregonian, 7/25/2016) The Oregon Commission for Women … report (biennial) Oregon Commission for Women

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Unemployment rate rises

July 20th, 2016 · Comments Off on Unemployment rate rises · Employment Department

Oregon Employment Update (Oregon Economic News, Analysis and Outlook, 7/19/2016) State continues job growth as June unemployment rate rises to 4.8 (Portland Tribune, 7/19/2016) Oregon unemployment rate climbs to 4.8 percent (Oregonian, 7/19/2016) Oregon’s employment situation (monthly) Oregon Employment Department

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Motor voter registration statistics

July 13th, 2016 · Comments Off on Motor voter registration statistics · Elections Division

Voting in Oregon: registration surges (The Chronicle, 7/11/2016) Oregon motor voter cumulative program statistics (monthly) Oregon Elections Division

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Founder of the Bottle Bill

July 11th, 2016 · Comments Off on Founder of the Bottle Bill · Liquor Control Commission, State Legislature

Environmental activist, man behind Oregon Bottle Bill dies at 81 (Oregonian, 7/10/16) Oregon’s Bottle Bill [PDF] (2016) Oregon Liquor Control Commission Litter in Oregon : a 1969-1970 study : report of the Joint Committee on Rules and Resolutions to the Governor of the State and the 56th Legislative Assembly [PDF] (1970) Oregon Legislative Assembly. Joint […]

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Motorcycle fatalities

July 5th, 2016 · Comments Off on Motorcycle fatalities · Dept. of Transportation

Rash of fatal motorcycle crashes spurs safety warning (Oregonian, 7/4/16) Poser or pro? Which are you? [PDF] (2010) Oregon Department of Transportation Oregon motor vehicle traffic crashes quick facts (annual) Oregon Department of Transportation I’m watching, are you? keep an eye out for motorcycles [PDF] (2008) Oregon Department of Transportation

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Tax measure report

July 1st, 2016 · Comments Off on Tax measure report · Northwest Economic Research Center

New report predicts corporate tax would fuel public sector job growth (Oregonian, 6/29/16) New PSU analysis delivers kinder verdict on corporate tax measure (Register Guard, 6/30/16) Study predicts higher revenue, more public jobs under IP 28 (Bend Bulletin, 6/30/16) The economic impacts of a gross receipt tax for Oregon with implications for initiative petition 28 […]

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Imprisoned African Americans

June 27th, 2016 · Comments Off on Imprisoned African Americans · Dept. of Corrections

Oregon imprisons African Americans at a higher rate than most other states (Oregonian, 6/25/2016) Community population profile (monthly) Oregon Department of Corrections Inmate population profile (monthly) Oregon Department of Corrections

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Gun sales increase

June 27th, 2016 · Comments Off on Gun sales increase · State Police

Oregon gun sales skyrocket after Orlando shooting (Statesman Journal, 6/26/2016) Firearm information and denial report (monthly) Oregon State Police, Identification Services Section, FICS Unit

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Hospital metrics report

June 23rd, 2016 · Comments Off on Hospital metrics report · Health Authority

Hospital report shows success in some areas (Bend Bulletin, 6/23/16) State: Pay-for-performance program has improved Oregon’s health (Portland Business Journal, 6/23/16) Oregon’s health system transformation … final report (serial) Oregon Health Authority

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Refugees in Oregon

June 21st, 2016 · Comments Off on Refugees in Oregon · Dept. of Human Services

A message given to Salem refugees: you are welcome here (Statesman Journal, 6/18/16) Refugees in Oregon data (annual) Oregon Department of Human Services, State Refugee Program

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Oregon bottle deposit increase

June 20th, 2016 · Comments Off on Oregon bottle deposit increase · Liquor Control Commission

Oregon bottle deposit likely to double in 2017 (Herald and News, 6/19/2016) Beverage container return data (annual) Oregon Liquor Control Commission Oregon’s Bottle Bill : frequently asked questions [PDF] (2016) Oregon Liquor Control Commission

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Hop acreage in the Pacific Northwest

June 16th, 2016 · Comments Off on Hop acreage in the Pacific Northwest · Hop Commission

PNW hop acreage records may be broken (Capital Press, 6/14/2016) Statistics for … (annual) Oregon Hop Commission

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May employment situation

June 15th, 2016 · Comments Off on May employment situation · Employment Department

Oregon unemployment holds steady despite slower job growth (Oregonian, 6/14/16) Oregon’s Jobless Rate Remained Unchanged At 4.5 Percent In May (OPB, 6/14/16) Oregon’s employment situation (monthly) Oregon Employment Department

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Physician-assisted suicide statistics

June 10th, 2016 · Comments Off on Physician-assisted suicide statistics · Health Authority

What we know about physician-assisted death from Oregon, by the numbers (L.A. Times, 6/9/16) Annual report on Oregon’s Death with Dignity Act (annual) Oregon Health Authority

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River levels

June 9th, 2016 · Comments Off on River levels · U.S. Dept. of Agriculture

Warm spring dumps early peak flow into most Oregon waterways, report says (Oregonian, 6/8/16) Oregon’s water outlook: Reservoirs better, streams worse (Capital Press, 6/7/16) After heat waves, drier rivers around the bend (News-Review, 6/7/16) Low summer streamflow predicted across Oregon (KTVZ, 6/7/16) Oregon basin outlook report (serial) United States Department of Agriculture

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Medical errors

June 2nd, 2016 · Comments Off on Medical errors · Patient Safety Commission

Oregon Health Facilities More Willing To Report Their Medical Mistakes (OPB, 6/1/16) Annual summary Oregon Patient Safety Reporting Program (annual) Oregon Patient Safety Commission

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Marijuana license statistics

May 27th, 2016 · Comments Off on Marijuana license statistics · Liquor Control Commission

County tops OLCC pot license list (Mail Tribune, 5/25/16) Marijuana license applications (serial) Oregon Liquor Control Commission

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Chronic absenteeism report

May 27th, 2016 · Comments Off on Chronic absenteeism report · Chief Education Office

‘All my teachers were white’ — diversity affects education (Bend Bulletin, 5/26/16) Chronic absenteeism report [PDF] (2016) Oregon Chief Education Office

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Tourism impact and statistics

May 26th, 2016 · Comments Off on Tourism impact and statistics · Tourism Commission

Tourism numbers surge in Central Oregon, rest of state (Bend Bulletin, 5/26/2016) Oregon travel impacts (annual) Oregon Tourism Commission

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