“Love Letter” ban banned

Hard to believe this made it into law… The state of Oregon won’t keep fighting to enforce a first-in-the-nation ban on real estate “love letters” and will pay a Bend real estate group more than $60,000, according to a draft settlement filed in...

Embedded Honors

Salem-Keizer will continue to push ahead with a deeply flawed “embedded honors” program while eliminating most advanced classes. This terrible idea springs from a flawed premise: That disparity equals discrimination. The result will be that high achieving...

Rapid Response Team follow-up

Portland’s Rapid Response Team commander: Officers can’t serve on team under ‘the extreme liability’ they face – oregonlive.com: The team members cited concerns about officers injured during protests over the past year, the restrictions...