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Supreme Court to Weigh Dispute Over Union Fees

June 30, 2015 / Emily Wiant

The Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to hear a challenge to the way public-sector unions finance their operations. Union officials said a ruling against them would deal a blow to organized labor. read more >

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Senate OKs immigrant student aid bill

June 29, 2015 / Emily Wiant

Portland Democratic Sen. Michael Dembrow, the bill sponsor, said it creates a path to college for students who already are part of the state’s education system. read more >

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Still Out of a Job

June 29, 2015 / Emily Wiant

Northwest Nazarene stands behind elimination of job of tenured theologian, but will let him teach part-time for a few years. His supporters believe he is being punished for views on evolution and other issues. read more >