The Oregon Senate has rejected a bill that would use driving records to automatically register people to vote.
Medical marijuana dispensaries are a signature away from being legal in Oregon.
The Oregon Legislature is working through the weekend in hopes of adjourning by early next week.
Seeking to make it easier for medical pot users to get their medicine and harder for the black market to get its hands on Oregon weed, the state Senate on Wednesday approved a bill that would legalize and license marijuana shops.
The Oregon Legislature on Wednesday passed a bill to help struggling timber counties conduct elections, collect taxes and handle veterans services.
After a bill allowing schools to keep their Native American mascots was threatened with a veto by Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber, some people have spoken out.
A "grand bargain" that would have raised taxes on corporations and high-income earners while cutting public pension benefits fell apart in the Oregon Senate on Tuesday when the tax bill failed to get enough Republican votes.
This part of summer is a time for patriotism. It's also the time new state laws go into effect across the nation.
The Oregon Senate met in a rare Saturday session but did not vote on hotly-contested measures to increase tax revenue and cut benefits for retired government workers.
The Oregon Senate has passed a bill that puts into law provisions of a settlement allowing the state to resume killing wolves that make a habit of attacking livestock.
With prospects growing dim for a compromise that would increase tax revenue and lower employee pension costs, the Oregon Senate approved two key budget bills Wednesday after Republicans gave up on stall tactics they hoped would force a deal.
The Oregon House passed a bill that would make it illegal to rope a horse's legs for sport or entertainment.
An Oregon legislative committee tasked with flat-lining the state's growing prison population advanced a revised bill Monday that committee members say will meet that goal for the next five years.
A bill to legalize medical marijuana dispensaries now faces a vote in the Senate.
Oregon senators gave final legislative approval to three big budgets for state prisons, police and attorneys on Friday, and delayed a vote on a hotly debated K-12 schools' budget until Wednesday.