Sandy's Opinions

June 21, 2016

Our opinion: Governor needs to oppose gross receipts tax

by Editorial Board
Kate Brown needs to demonstrate she is the governor for all of Oregon, and not just a leader for the public employee unions. It is past time for Brown to step in and oppose the latest attempt to…
June 17, 2016

Our opinion: Kate Brown snubs voters and tradition with debate…

by Editorial Board
Oregon’s newspapers — which are read either in print or online by virtually every active voter in the state — have a longstanding election-year tradition of inviting the two major candidates for…
June 01, 2016

Letters to the Editor

by Contributor
Health Care system has become insidious I have a medical care/insurance rant for your reading pleasure. M’ bloodz a-boilin’ with the latest, this time from Adventist/United Health Care. I asked…


May 26, 2016

Our Opinion: Gross receipts tax would only hurt those it aims to…

by Editorial Board
A new analysis by state economists should make public employees think twice about the harm they’d do to low-income Oregonians if the unions and their backers succeed in pushing through a gross…
May 11, 2016

Post recaps its endorsements for election

by Steve Brown
After months of political positioning and posturing, Election Day finally arrives in Oregon next Tuesday, May 17. That may bring cheers from people annoyed by campaign ads interrupting their…
May 11, 2016

Letters to the Editor

by Contributor
Sanders, Trandum agree on campaign financing For those of you local Democrats who have yet to fill out your ballots, if you plan to vote for Bernie Sanders you will likely want to vote for my…

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