Oregon Legislature adjourns difficult session with mixed outcomes

The session yielded new taxes, transportation funding, expanded health care benefits but also devolved into partisan gridlock over fiscal issues.

Oregon lawmakers adjourned a contentious legislative session Friday, July 7.

The more than five-month session yielded a two-year budget, new taxes, transportation funding, expanded health care benefits and staved off the need for second women’s prison.

Source: Pamplin Media Group – Oregon Legislature adjourns difficult session with mixed outcomes