Oregon budget Fewer Oregon Students Have Access To A School Nurse By Chris Lehman • Sep 16, 2016 Listen Listening... / According to a new report from a state task force, the ratio of students to school nurses has more than doubled in the past five years in Oregon. Oregon Revenues Steady, But Storm Clouds Loom By Chris Lehman • Sep 14, 2016 Listen Listening... / Steady job growth means Oregon's economy will continue to do well in the short term. But storm clouds are on the horizon. That was the prediction Wednesday from state economists. 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.