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Oregon Senate Votes To Regulate Chemicals In Children's Products

Jul 1, 2015

The Oregon Senate Wednesday passed a bill to regulate chemicals in children’s products for the first time.

Oregon could join a national movement to change the way the president is elected.

The Oregon Senate could vote Tuesday on expanding background checks to include private gun sales.

Oregon is one of a handful of states that doesn't restrict the sale of electronic cigarettes to minors. The Oregon House voted Monday to change that.

Democrats in the Oregon Senate say they'll take advantage of their bigger majorities right out of the gate this session.

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Democrats in the Oregon legislature fared far better in Tuesday's elections than their counterparts in Congress. The latest tally shows Democrats picking up one seat in the Oregon House and at least one seat in the Oregon Senate.