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Oregon Wildfires and Vote by Mail

9/11/2020, updated 9/17/2020   Our hearts go out to those affected by our devastating wildfires around much of Oregon. The League supports emergency preparedness. Keeping Oregonians safe is an immediate priority. League members are here to help with voting information. Check VOTE411.org for information on your ballots. Please see the links below for help. Please be safe,…
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Oregon Capital Insider: Redistricting commission plan stays off Oregon’s Nov. 3 ballot

9/3/2020 This article was originally published by Oregon Capital Insider. Oregon voters will not decide Nov. 3 if they want an independent commission to redraw legislative and congressional district lines after every 10-year census. That’s the apparent result of a decision released Tuesday by a panel of the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals. Thursday,…
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OPB: Oregon redistricting measure blocked from November ballot by appeals court decision

9/2/2020 This article was originally published by OPB. Backers of an initiative aimed at ending political gerrymandering in Oregon lost their final legal attempt to win a spot on the November ballot. Laura Fosmire, a spokeswoman for Oregon Secretary of State Bev Clarno, confirmed Wednesday that the measure “will not appear on the ballot” as…
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