PERS Choices to Avoid
As Governor Kate Browns considers ideas for reducing the unfunded liability of the Public Employees Retirement System (PERS), she should avoid weakening SAIF or other well-run programs.
Starting a New Era
Former Representative Mark Johnson became President & CEO of Oregon Business & Industry on November 1. “The tasks before us are challenging and very important for Oregon,” he told members.
Fire Recovery Efforts
Legislators heard reports during Legislative Days on efforts to help businesses and communities that lost revenue from forest fires during peak tourism season because of this summer’s forest fires.