Campaigns Calling to Reach Voters

MEDFORD, Ore. — With just eight days until the May primary election, campaigns are pulling out the stops to get your vote, and that means getting your phone number and calling to get support. When you register to vote in Oregon, your information is put on an “activity list” with the Secretary of State’s office. … Continue reading »

Measure Would Use Lottery Money for Jail

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — A citizen group wants an item on the November ballot to raise money for Josephine County’s public safety system, but the group admits it has a long way to go. Members of “Securing Our Safety” are gathering signatures for a measure that would change how Oregon Lottery funds are used. If … Continue reading »

Online Petition for Oregon Gay Marriage

PORTLAND, Ore. – Oregonians may soon get the chance to vote again on same-sex marriage for the state. Activists are hoping to gather enough signatures to get an initiative on the November 2014 ballot. A website called Oregon United for Marriage is now active, with signature-gathering efforts officially beginning Friday. Supporters can sign the petition online, and … Continue reading »