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Oregon’s 2018 Statewide Housing Plan

Oregon’s 2018 Statewide Housing Plan prepared by Oregon Housing and Community Services (OHCS) after research and a listening tour across the state is linked here:  https://www.oregon.gov/ohcs/pages/oshp.aspx.  OHCS will solicit feedback at November and December meetings, including one in Eugene on Dec. 10, 10 a.m.-12 noon, location TBA. Folks

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Think Before you Ink!

Initiative Petition 22, “Stop Oregon Sanctuaries” You should know IP 22, “Stop Oregon Sanctuaries,” is currently under Secretary of State investigation for misrepresentation of its intent to signers. If you feel you were misled in signing to support sanctuaries, email elections.sos@oregon.gov. They cannot remove your signature. The League has gotten complaints of

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10 Ways You Can Help Defend Our Democracy

It more important now to be involved in your local, state and national political activities. Here are 10 ways to get involved.  Read details  “Because we tend to be biased in favor of our viewpoint, it is important to keep the standard of fairness at the forefront of our

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Keep up with your legislators:

Sen. Ron Wyden Townhalls: Click Sen. Wyden Events Sen. Jeff Merkley: Click Sen. Merkley Events Rep. Defazio: Click Rep. DeFazio Events (Rep. Defazio does not have an events page. This link will take you to his homepage.)

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Voter Suppression Can Impact Outcomes

Chris Carlson, President of the League of Women Voters of the United States: “We recognize the importance of a peaceful transfer of power as a hallmark of a functioning democracy, and we recognize that we have one of the best election systems and democracies in the world,

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