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Trump tweeted “We will not be touching your Social Security or Medicare in Fiscal 2021 Budget. Only the Democrats will destroy them by destroying our Country’s greatest ever Economy!” But, here is what his proposed budget calls for: Significant cuts from Social Security Cuts from Medicare and Medicaid (that’s OHP here in Oregon! And let’s […]
The Oregon “short session” is in progress, and Cap and Trade will be considered again. Last year, Republicans walked out and left the state to stop this bill. Will they do it again? Here is an article from a week ago noting that major businesses on the West Coast, such as Nike, support the legislation. […]
Personal message from your current Vice-Chair… Yes, the Equal Rights Amendment has outlived Phyllis Schlafly and has been officially ratified by 38 states with Virginia’s ratification. Of course, there will be court challenges now about the time it took since when passed by Congress in 1972, a time limit was put on it. Never-mind that […]
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