Oregon Incomes Still 9% Below National Average
The gap between Oregon incomes and Washington incomes widens
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2013 Five Pillars of Prosperity for Oregon
Four state issues and one national issue for greater prosperity.
We believe the Oregon legislature will advance the prosperity of our state – our entire state – if it focuses on these key issues this year.
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Recent News:U.S. to impose tariffs pushed by SolarWorld on Chinese solar panels (March 20)
Jobless Claims Fall Nationwide (March 15)
State Ends 3 Month Hiring Freeze (March 11)
Oregon Trying to Lure California Food Firms (March 10)
Oregon Economic Index Improves (March 8)
Lawmakers' Focus to Shift to Economy (March 7)
Economists become more confident in employment, new home construction (February 27)
A new orchard for Apple (February 21)
Democratic, Republican economic agendas put forth (February 1)
Some good news, but PERS still feels pain (January 30)
As small businesses are tasked to fuel economic recovery, who will finance their growth? (January 28)
Eastern Oregon biofuel refinery wins $235 million federal loan backing to make ethanol from poplar trees (January 26)
Oregon venture capital investment totals $238.6 million in 2011, highest level since 2007 (January 23)
Facebook pushing Oregon lawmakers for tax law change (January 14)
Foreclosure filings fall to lowest level since 2007 (January 13)
Oregon manufacturing sees small uptick in jobs (January 11)