Category Archives: Oregon Governor

Knute Buehler, He’s Too Extreme For Kate Brown’s Oregon

Kate Brown is claiming that Knute Buehler, her opponent in the race for Oregon’s Secretary of State, is too extreme for Oregon.  What she really means, though, is that Knute Buehler is too extreme for Kate Brown’s Oregon.  That Oregon is … Continue reading

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The PERS Spending Priority – What Decision Would You Make?

If you had the power to establish the expenditure priority for all Oregon governmental entities, from the State of Oregon down to the smallest public employer, what category of expenses would you give the highest priority to?  Would it be … Continue reading

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The Governor And The GOOF, Update 1

Since my first report on Governor Kitzhaber’s Governor’s Office Operating Fund (GOOF) bill that was passed by the Oregon Legislature in the 2012 Session, I have learned the following information: The GOOF was specifically requested by the Governor and that … Continue reading

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Senate Bill 1579, Now You Can Make A Gift To The GOOF

During the 2012 Oregon Legislative Session, SB 1579 was passed.  The bill dealt with many different laws.  In its original version, introduced February 1, 2012, it had 32 sections and was 24 pages long.  In its final form, SB 1579 contained 108 sections … Continue reading

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