Monthly Archives: November 2010

Oregon Judges Paid To Join PERS

Prior to 1984 most Oregon judges were not members of the Oregon Public Employees Retirement System (PERS).  They had their own separate retirement plan, the Judges Retirement Fund.   Since the judges were not PERS members, they would not have a … Continue reading

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UPDATE 2: The Fight To Reinstate Ballot Measure 8

On October 26, 2010, I filed a claim for refund of property taxes in the Oregon Tax Court.  The claim for refund is based on the argument that Ballot Measure 8, which was adopted by the people of Oregon in … Continue reading

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Out Damn FuturePac, Out We Say

On November 2, 2010, the people of Bend gave the heave-ho to the FuturePac, the gigantic Portland political action committee that used lies and deceptive political ads in its losing effort to re-elect Judy Stiegler to the House District 54 seat.  The arrogant … Continue reading

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