Tag Archives: Sec. Dennis Richardson

Guest column: Bend crime lab removing rape kit backlog

The Bend Forensic Lab is working hard to remove the rape kit backlog. Sexual assault is one of the most devastating crimes. When a victim of rape comes forward and reports the assault, every effort should be made to fully investigate the crime, identify the perpetrator and prosecute to the full extent of the law. […]
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Oregon Blue Book Cover Photo Contest begins

Secretary of State Dennis Richardson announced Wednesday the start of the 2019–2020 Oregon Blue Book Cover Photo Contest. The Oregon Blue Book, published biennially since 1911, is the official state almanac. Source: Oregon Blue Book Cover Photo Contest begins – KTVZ

Gov. Kate Brown Pushes Back on Secretary of State Dennis Richardson’s Characterization of Their Relationship

In a brief interview with Secretary of State Dennis Richardson published this week, WW asked Richardson about his relationship with other state-wide elected officials, who are all Democrats. Richardson said he’d gotten a cold shoulder from Gov. Kate Brown. Source: Gov. Kate Brown Pushes Back on Secretary of State Dennis Richardson’s Characterization of Their Relationship – Willamette Week

Ballots are coming | Opinion |

Ballots for the 2018 Primary Election are now in the mail, and here are answers to 10 of the most frequently asked questions from Oregonians about the election. Source: Ballots are coming | Opinion | theworldlink.com

Worried About Your Ballot Security This Election? Dennis Richardson Says to Chill Out

Secretary of State Dennis Richardson says Oregon’s elections system is safe. Source: Worried About Your Ballot Security This Election? Dennis Richardson Says to Chill Out

Secretary of State Dennis Richardson Brushes Off Concerns of Foreign Meddling, Saying Cambridge Analytica Only Did One Poll For His 2016 Campaign

“Oregonians can be confident in the transparency, accountability, and integrity of my office and the professional staff in our Elections Division.” Oregon Secretary of State Dennis Richardson has responded to questions about connections between his 2014 campaign for governor and the controversial Cambridge Analytica consulting firm by brushing off concerns as overblown, political and “outrageous.” […]
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Sources Say: Does breadcrumb trail tie Richardson to Facebookgate?

Plus, environmentalists are split in on Commissioner Nick Fish’s re-eletion and council candidate Emmons clarifies two positions. Source: Sources Say: Does breadcrumb trail tie Richardson to Facebookgate?

Secretary of State walks back security/driver proposal

Secretary of State Dennis Richardson on Tuesday backtracked on a bid to add security and a driver to his compensation package, citing the potential for abuse “by future holders of this office.” Source: Secretary of State walks back security/driver proposal

After Inquiry, Dennis Richardson Says He Won’t Accept a Security Detail

The Secretary of State’s senior staff had asked about paying for a security guard and driver. Now Richardson is rejecting the notion. Source: After Inquiry, Dennis Richardson Says He Won’t Accept a Security Detail

Republicans Aren’t Popular in Oregon. But Their Political Action Committees Are Flourishing

Republicans are struggling in Oregon but there are a lot of new right-leaning political action committees. Source: Republicans Aren’t Popular in Oregon. But Their Political Action Committees Are Flourishing