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Oregon Gov. Kate Brown Statement on September Revenue Forecast

Salem, OR (STL.News) Governor Kate Brown today issued the following statement about the state’s September revenue forecast: “Today’s revenue forecast is a testament to the resiliency of Oregonians and to how we—as… The post Oregon Gov. Kate Brown Statement on September Revenue…

Oregon Governor Kate Brown Requests Presidential Disaster Declaration for the Ongoing Wildfires in Oregon

Salem, OR (STL.News)—Governor Kate Brown today requested a Presidential Disaster Declaration for the ongoing wildfires in Oregon.  The request follows a federal emergency declaration that was granted on September 10, and will… The post Oregon Governor Kate Brown Requests Presidential Disaster Declaration…

Oregon Governor Kate Brown Statement on Retirement of Oregon State Police Superintendent Travis Hampton

Salem, OR (STL.News) Oregon Democratic Governor Kate Brown today issued the following statement on the retirement announcement of Oregon State Police Superintendent Travis Hampton: “I’d like to thank Superintendent Hampton for his 30 years of distinguished service protecting the people…

Oregon Governor Kate Brown Leads Coalition of Governors in Pledging to Protect Voting Rights and Voter Access

Oregon Governor Kate Brown Leads Coalition of Governors in Pledging to Protect Voting Rights and Voter Access (STL.News) –  Governor Kate Brown today announced she is leading a coalition of the Governors of California, Wisconsin, North Carolina, Nevada, New Jersey,…

Group of bipartisan governors call on Secretary Ross and Director Dillingham to restore October 31 deadline

Group of bipartisan governors call on Secretary Ross and Director Dillingham to restore October 31 deadline (STL.News) – Governor Kate Brown, joined by bipartisan Governors from Colorado, Washington, Michigan, Illinois, North Carolina, New York, and Vermont, today called on U.S….

Oregon Governor Kate Brown Statement on U.S. Supreme Court Decision

Oregon Governor Kate Brown Statement on U.S. Supreme Court Decision on the Louisiana Abortion Case (STL.News) – Governor Kate Brown issued the following statement today on the U.S. Supreme Court decision in June Medical Services v. Russo: “Today, the U.S….

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown Calls Special Session to Improve Police Accountability

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown Calls Special Session to Improve Police Accountability and Address the COVID-19 Pandemic (STL.News) –  Governor Kate Brown will convene a Special Session of the Oregon Legislature at 8:00 am Wednesday, June 24, 2020 to take up…

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown To Deliver Commencement Address To Oregon’s 2020 Graduates

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown To Deliver Commencement Address To Oregon’s 2020 Graduates (STL.News) – Governor Kate Brown will address all of Oregon’s 2020 graduating students in a virtual commencement speech on June 14. The commencement address, titled “Celebrating the Class…

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown Orders State Flags Lowered to Half-Staff in Honor of George Floyd

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown Orders State Flags Lowered to Half-Staff in Honor of George Floyd (STL.News) – Governor Kate Brown today ordered all State of Oregon flags at Oregon public institutions to be flown at half-staff in honor of George…

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown Calls for Peaceful Protest, Justice Reform

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown Calls for Peaceful Protest, Justice Reform (STL.News) – Governor Kate Brown today joined with state and local leaders in calling for peaceful protest to honor the memory of George Floyd, as well as the need for…