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    Oregon’s Small Farms Under Bureaucratic Assault

    Oregon’s Small Farms Under Bureaucratic Assault

    Small farms throughout Oregon are drowning in a rising tide of regulations. With no popular support for legislative changes, the elites are relying on top-down, backroom methods to expand the regulative state. More specifically, these bureaucrats are leaning on newfangled...

    The TRUTH Behind Oregon’s Fentanyl State of Emergency

    On January 30th, Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler, Multnomah County Chair Jessica Vega Pederson, and Governor Tina Kotek declared a state of emergency in a last-ditch effort to address the state’s deadly fentanyl crisis which has already claimed thousands of lives....

    Governor Cancels Tolling Projects: Lawmakers and Citizens React

    Published on KATU ABC 2 Oregon lawmakers, including State Reps. Annessa Hartman, Courtney Neron, and Jules Walters, along with Clackamas County Chair Tootie Smith, have commended Governor Tina Kotek's decision to halt tolling projects on interstates 5 and 205, emphasizing the...

    Putting Public Safety First

    In Clackamas County, public safety isn't just a talking point thrown around to win cheap political points – it's a priority. This commission has remained steadfast in its commitment to end the importation of disastrous policies of Portland Creep. This...

    We can stop tolling permanently!

    Plans are underway to toll the essential freeways we rely on every day in Clackamas County for our transportation needs, but we can stop it! Some people might not know this, but the Portland metropolitan area is already under study...

    Just Say No to Measure 110

    It’s well past time to admit the obvious: Measure 110, which decriminalized extremely dangerous drugs, has been a disaster. Presented to voters as the “Drug Addiction and Recovery Act,” this ill-conceived measure is actively destroying the quality of life for...

    Empowering Oregon Voters: Petition Seeks Decision on I-205, I-5 Tolling

    Published on KATU ABC 2 A petition is putting the decision about tolling on Interstate 5 and Interstate 205 in the hands of Oregon voters. Backed by local officials, the initiative aims to address concerns and ensure public input in transportation...

    Clackamas County’s Signs of Hope: Inspiring Suicide Prevention Efforts

    Published on Clackamas.us Clackamas County marks Suicide Prevention Month with a hopeful event and unveils a new plan to save lives. Chair Tootie Smith celebrates progress in reducing suicides and urges continued community support. Read the full article here Content...

    Expanding Housing Options in Rural Oregon: Senate Bill 1013’s Impact on RV Living

    Published on TheChronicleOnline.com Senate Bill 1013 offers a pragmatic solution to the housing shortage in rural Oregon by allowing the placement of one recreational vehicle on rural residential properties, effectively broadening housing options. Championed by Senators Cedric Hayden, David Brock...

    Clackamas County Takes a Stand: Two Ballot Measures to Revisit Drug Decriminalization Law

    Published on KGW.com Clackamas County commissioners have greenlit two pivotal ballot measures for the upcoming May election, inviting voters to weigh in on the future of Oregon's drug decriminalization law, Measure 110. Amidst growing concerns over the law's impact on...