Beaver Caucus Legislative Update: Week 5

Beaver Caucus Legislative Update: Week 5

Katie Fast, OSU Government Relations Week 5 – March 6, 2020 Yesterday, after Republicans announced they would return on Sunday to vote on budget bills, both the House and Senate leadership concluded that a day was not enough time to work all bills passed out of...
Beaver Caucus Legislative Update: Week 5

Beaver Caucus Legislative Update: March 3

March 3 Legislative Update by Jon Eames The Ways and Means Capital Construction Subcommittee just met to discuss the final budget bills, including those associated with funds for University capital expenditures. Both the Arts and Education Complex and the Student...
Beaver Caucus Legislative Update: Week 4

Beaver Caucus Legislative Update: Week 4

Katie Fast, OSU Government Relations Week 4 – February 28, 2020 Cap & Trade legislation continues to dominate the Oregon Legislature. On Monday, the Senate Ways & Means Committee passed SB 1530 to the floor. Senate President Peter Courtney (D-Salem) added...
Beaver Caucus Legislative Update: Week 4

Beaver Caucus Legislative Update: Week 3

Katie Fast, OSU Government Relations Week 3 – February 21, 2020 This was a great week for OSU in Salem! On Tuesday, Senator Arnie Roblan invited President Ed Ray to be his guest on the Senate floor. Besides kind remarks by Senator Roblan, Senators Courtney, Hansell...
Beaver Caucus Legislative Update: Week 4

Beaver Caucus Legislative Update: Week 2, 2020

Katie Fast, OSU Government Relations Week 2 – February 14, 2020 University Day at the Capitol was held on Thursday, with over 150 students, staff, and alumni from all over the state supporting shared public university priorities. This included legislation on student...