No one's getting rich, but incomes are up
"Women and men both are making less when you adjust for inflation than when" John Kitzhaber was first elected governor.
In the CRC project area, not on the bridge.
"More than 400 car crashes occur each year on the current, congested Columbia River Bridge."
Raises were double digit, but so was inflation
Says Oregon state employees received a "catch-up" pay raise in 1981 -- just two years after they agreed not to take a raise in exchange for a retirement benefit.
The list is shrinking but it's not that short
"Oregon is the only state out of the 50 states in the USA that continues to pay 100% of the medical benefits for its employees and their families."
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