Campaign Finance Reform Is Inching Through the Oregon Legislature. How Much of the Status Quo Would It Change?
Last year, Nike founder Phil Knight donated four times more toward a single political candidate than anyone else in Oregon history—yet failed to buy victory for Republican gubernatorial nominee Knute Buehler. But Knight’s $3.5 million in contributions—$1 million of it to the Republican Governors Association—sparked the state’s Democrats, who control both houses of the Legislature […]
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