Oregon budget Proposed Spending Plan Includes Up To $2 Million For Malheur Occupation By Chris Lehman • Feb 24, 2016 Listen Listening... / The costs associated with the 41-day armed occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge are still being tallied up. They include police overtime, lodging, meals and fuel. Initial estimates show the total will easily top $1 million. Oregon Lawmakers Give Public First Look At Transportation Package By Chris Lehman • Jun 24, 2015 Listen Listening... / Oregon drivers could pay an additional four cents per gallon in state taxes. That's part of a massive transportation package unveiled Wednesday by Oregon lawmakers. Oregon Lawmakers Look To Cigars For More Revenue By Chris Lehman • Jun 23, 2015 Listen Listening... / Cigar smokers in Oregon could soon have to pay more in taxes.