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KTVZ: LWV offers ballot info for those displaced by fires, other circumstances

9/13/2020 This article was originally published by KTVZ. BEND, Ore. (KTVZ) — If you have been displaced due to fires or other circumstances, here is the information you need to make sure you get a ballot and are able to vote in the Nov. 3 election, courtesy of the League of Women Voters. The easiest…
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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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