April 28, 2021

Tootie Smith demands Gov Brown return public health authority back to the counties where it is mandated by Oregon constitution.

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The Governor’s new lockdowns are unacceptable. Her plans for over the last year have been an abject failure, driving businesses to bankruptcy, people to unemployment lines and harming the mental health of adults and children alike. Its time for new innovative proven technologies to fight Covid 19, like what the airlines have been using for months now. Science, technology and…

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March 2, 2019

Families Hurting as Most Are Just Working at Paying the Bills

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By Tootie Smith Oregon Is A National Big Spender of Your Tax Dollars. Oregon ranks as the nation’s fourth-biggest for state government spending, per capita, according to the latest data from the National Association of Budget Offices. Oregon also ranks in the top 10 taxing states in America, per capita. That means 46 other states spend less per person than…

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