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Oregon Economic News Roundup

Thursday, December 7

To help keep you up to date about news related to state taxes, fiscal policy and PERS, we will provide you weekly updates of news and editorials from around the state. Each story includes a link to the news outlet’s website. For more information on the coalition visit Brighter Oregon.

To help keep you up to date about news related to state taxes, fiscal policy, and PERS, we will provide you weekly updates of news and editorials from around the state. Each story includes a link to the news outlet’s website. For more information on the coalition visit Brighter Oregon.

11.28.17
KGW
Brown, Buehler could break spending record in race for governor
By: Associated Press
http://www.kgw.com/news/politics/brown-buehler-could-break-spending-record-in-race-for-governor/495221177

11.28.17
The Bend Bulletin
Letters: Cherish the Ochocos; Free birth control; Sessions needs to go; Property tax bargain; Leave SAIF alone
By: Grayson Graham
http://www.bendbulletin.com/opinion/5793453-151/letters?referrer=section

11.28.17
The Bend Bulletin
Capitol roundup: PERS, Christmas and more
By: Gary A. Warner
http://www.bendbulletin.com/localstate/5793071-153/capitol-roundup-pers-christmas-and-more?referrer=section

11.30.17
OPB
OHA Audit | Sisters Newspaper Changeover | Crook County Development
By: Andrew Dorn and Julie Sabatier
https://www.opb.org/radio/programs/thinkoutloud/segment/oha-audit-sisters-newspaper-changeover-crook-county-development/

12.1.17
The Oregonian
Editorial: Stop the denial about Oregon’s PERS problem
By: Editorial Board
http://www.bendbulletin.com/opinion/5803009-151/editorial-oregon-state-pension-liability-is-in-disguise

12.2.17
The Bend Bulletin
Erik Lukens column: Ted Ferrioli, health care taxes and the PERS gravy train
By: Erik Lukens
http://www.bendbulletin.com/opinion/5796661-151/erik-lukens-column-ted-ferrioli-health-care-taxes

12.2.17
The Oregonian
PERS: Big investment returns won't stop steep pension cost increases
By: Editorial Board
http://www.oregonlive.com

12.3.17
The Oregonian
Federal tax reform will only further PERS pain: Guest opinion
By: Jeff Gudman
http://www.oregonlive.com

12.3.17
The Oregonian
Put an end to PERS' outrageous payouts: Editorial
By: Editorial Board
http://www.oregonlive.com

Sincerely,

Brighter Oregon

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