It’s no surprise that many right wing conservatives have questioned the validity of climate change, and presidential hopeful Ted Cruz’s position is no different.
House Republicans targeted a key element of President Obama’s strategy for fighting climate change, releasing a bill to delay the Obama administration’s plan to limit carbon pollution.
Federal prosecutors have subpoenaed state records and electronic communications relating to departing Gov. John Kitzhaber, his fiancée Cylvia Hayes, and 15 others in his administration.
Bill would make it harder for people to use government benefit payments to buy marijuana in states where the drug is legal.
“I would imagine this will be the one of the most expensive initiative campaigns in the country because of what it symbolically stands for.”
Two third-party spending groups this week announced dropping more than $900,000 for ads in the Alaska U.S. Senate race.
Republicans are hoping to win the Senate seat held by Max Baucus for six terms.
Rep. Mike Simpson fended off a conservative challenger who drew early support from anti-tax advocates.
Newspaper editorial boards have called for Kitzhaber’s resignation over allegations that his fiance, Cylvia Hayes, used the governor’s office to land contracts for her consulting business.
Idaho Sen. Mike Crapo has been selected to take part in upcoming congressional budget negotiations.