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9/14/2016 – Measure 97 will help restore funding for education, health care, seniors

9/14/2016 – Measure 97 will help students

9/13/2016 – Tax view stirs misguided anxiety

9/13/2016 – Measure 97 will help public schools (Opinion)

9/13/2016 – Oregon health coverage numbers bolster case for Measure 97

9/12/2016 – Portland teachers canvass in support of Measure 97

9/12/2016 – A closer look at economic research on Measure 97

9/12/2016 – How accurate is the Measure 97 economic research?

9/12/2016 – Corporate tax measure polls strongly

9/12/2016 – Election 2016: Cannabis company founder talks taxes, political races

9/12/2016 – Battle over Measure 97 hits the air waves

9/12/2016 – Big companies won’t leave Oregon

9/11/2016 – Seek fairness in corporate taxation

9/9/2016 – Measure To Increase Corporate Taxes In Oregon Starts With Strong Voter Support, Poll Says

9/9/2016 – School Notes: COSA Endorses Measure 97

9/9/2016 – Measure 97 splits Oregon voters

9/9/2016 – Survey: Support for Measure 97 corporate tax hike now doubles opposition

9/9/2016 – Measure 97 imperfect but needed

9/9/2016 – Good Morning, News: Landlord Shaming, Bad News for Big Corporations, and Dictionary Dickishness

9/9/2016 – Poll: Corporate sales tax measure has big lead

9/8/2016 – My View: Corporations not paying their fair share

9/8/2016 – Fixing Our Schools

9/8/2016 – Report from Oregon Educators Shows Consequences of Underfunding Schools

9/8/2016 – Report: Oregon faces severe school nurse shortage

9/8/2016 – Poll: Corporate sales tax measure has big lead

9/8/2016 – Poll: $3 billion corporate tax measure ahead by 30 percentage points

9/7/2016 – Two former Oregon governors join Kate Brown in endorsing $3 billion corporate tax measure

9/7/2016 – Measure 97, Seeking to Raise Corporate Taxes, Splits Oregon Voters

9/7/2016 – CEOs should pay for Measure 97

9/6/2016 – Measure 97 is right fit for Oregon

9/2/2016 – Letter: Oregon needs Measure 97

9/1/2016 – Burnt Berners fired-up over corporate tax measure

9/1/2016 – Report: Health care gap persists for Ore. ‘communities of color’

9/1/2016 – Measure 97 won’t raise prices

9/1/2016 – Corporate Tax Opponents Rake In Another $1.5 Million In Donations

8/31/2016 – Gov Brown: Measure 97 will help schools

8/31/2016 – City Club of Portland will advocate for coporate tax, education spending measures

8/31/2016 – Kate Brown talks up career ed as antidote to high school dropout rate

8/30/2016 – It’s time big corporations fully support education in Oregon (Opinion)

8/30/2016 – Our kids deserve better: Vote for Measure 97

8/27/2016 – Passing Measure 97 allows voters to end corporate welfare

8/26/2016 – Review group backs Measure 97

8/25/2016 – Report: Oregon schools extremely behind in funding

8/25/2016 – Corporations targeted by Measure 97 need to pay up: Letters to the Editor

8/25/2016 – Measure 97 is Bernie’s Measure

8/25/2016 – School advocates release primer on Oregon education funding

8/25/2016 – Majority of Portland Public School Board Favor Measure 97

8/25/2016 – Teachers to Oregon: Schools need more funding

8/24/2016 – Briefly Region: Citizens panel votes to back tax proposal

8/23/2016 – State review panel narrowly backs M97

8/23/2016 – Citizen panel votes to endorse $3 billion corporate tax measure

8/23/2016 – Oregon citizen panel votes to support corporate tax proposal

8/23/2016 – Three Portland Public Schools Board Members Pledge Support to Measure 97

8/23/2016 – Measure 97 Earns Endorsement

8/23/2016 – Oregon citizen panel votes to support corporate tax proposal

8/23/2016 – Oregon citizen panel votes to support corporate tax proposal

8/23/2016 – Citizens panel endorses corporate sales tax measure

8/23/2016 – Oregon corporate tax proposal gets another endorsement

8/19/2016 – Measure 97 aids families, schools

8/19/2016 – Support Oregon’s students by voting for Measure 97

8/19/2016 – Support Measure 97 and Oregon’s priorities, not huge corporations

8/19/2016 – Our students can’t wait; deserve better

8/19/2016 – Letter: Enough

8/18/2016 – Time for corporations to ante up

8/17/2016 – City Club of Portland report suggests support for $3 billion corporate tax measure

8/17/2016 – What the Oregon restaurant and lodging lobby doesn’t want you (and its members) to know about Measure 97

8/17/2016 – Corporate taxation: Vote yes on Measure 97 Jim Robinson

8/17/2016 – Corporate taxation: Vote yes on Measure 97 Lisa Kane

8/16/2016 – Planned Parenthood Advocates of Oregon Endorse Ballot Measure 97

8/13/2016 – Corporations paying fair share would ease state’s struggles

8/12/2016 – Measure 97-like solution overdue

8/10/2016 – The choice is clear with Measure 97: “Yes” to strengthen schools, “no” to endure budget cuts

8/10/2016 – Support Measure 97 for more effective school system

8/10/2016 – Glad Brown supporting Measure 97

8/9/2016 – Don’t Believe the Anti-Measure 97 Site. The Mercury Hasn’t Made an Endorsement

8/4/2016 – Oregon Gov. Kate Brown supports Measure 97, the $3 billion corporate tax increase proposal

8/4/2016 – Gov. Kate Brown endorses corporate tax increase ballot measure

8/4/2016 – Gov. Brown endorses corporate tax increase

8/4/2016 – Ending months of suspense, Kate Brown endorses corporate tax measure

8/4/2016 – Gov. Brown says ‘yes’ to corporate tax

7/31/2016 – Oregon consumers would not take a hit if tax measure passes (Opinion)

7/27/2016 – Letters 7/27-8/3: An Open Letter to the Bend-LaPine School Board

7/21/2016 – Citizen’s View: Measure will create stronger schools and a better future for all

7/18/2016 – Debate on Oregon’s Corporate Tax Hike Cancelled Amid Accusations of “Bullying”

7/12/2016 – Letters: Corporate tax good for small businesses

7/7/2016 – Fantasy numbers or inconvenient truth?

7/3/2016 – Guest Opinion: Keep Oregon’s largest corporations from selling us short

6/29/2016 – Report: Shrinking Corporate Taxes in Ore. Bad News for Schools

6/24/2016 – Steve Duin: Labor goes on the offensive with corporate tax hike

6/22/2016 – In response to “Oregon’s Education Crisis,” (5/25)

6/10/2016 – Don’t believe the lies of IP 28 critics

6/9/2016 – Our kids deserve better schools

6/9/2016 – Build a better Oregon with a fair corporate tax

6/2/2016 – Citizen’s View: IP 28 asks companies to take responsibility, alter behavior

5/26/2016 – Tax wouldn’t be a de facto sales tax

5/26/2016 – State agency’s assessment of corporate tax proposal is flawed (OPINION)

5/5/2016 – Ballot measure to tax corporations is all about fairness

5/2/2016 – Parents can force end to unnecessary testing

4/29/2016 – Polls show voters did not support privatization of liquor sales

4/21/2016 – 2016 initiative petitions tackle k-12 education

4/14/2016 – Secure the future, invest in kids now

3/21/2016 – Commentary: Oregon’s corporate income tax puts lottery to shame

3/16/2016 – OPB poll: Oregon voters think corporations pay too little

3/14/2016 – Why Did the Portland Business Alliance Endorse Ted Wheeler? Money.

3/11/2016 – LTE: New taxes would aid our children

3/10/2016 – LTE: Don’t privatize Elliott State Forest

3/2/2016 – Southern Exposure: Former Mayor Morgan says, let bylaws be bylaws

2/25/2016 – Our kids deserve better

2/13/2016 – Corporate taxation measure could fix wealth of problems

2/11/2016 – LTE: Thinking Globally

2/9/2016 – OPED: Raising corporate taxes is the smart and fair solution

2/2/2016 – Corporate tax hike would not be passed along to consumers (OPINION)

1/26/2016 – Corporate tax initiative will be good for Oregon

1/24/2016 – Oregon corporate tax proposal is not a stealth sales tax: Letters to the Editor

1/22/2016 – Receipts tax wouldn’t be onerous

1/20/2016 – Oregon needs a gross receipts tax

1/17/2016 – Tax hike would affect mostly out-of-state corporations (Opinion)

1/15/2016 – Corporations should pay more taxes

12/31/2015 – Citizen’s View: Proposed tax won’t chase companies away

12/30/2015 – PERS and the elephant in the room

12/28/2015 – Corporations must pay their share

12/26/2015 – Corporate tax proposal would strengthen Oregon’s economy (OPINION)

12/24/2015 – Make corporations pay their share

12/19/2015 – Democratic legislators have made education a priority (OPINION)

12/18/2015 – Initiative would tax the ‘big guys’

12/15/2015 – Corporate tax initiative in Oregon: Letters to the Editor

12/4/2015 – Greenlick Endorses Corporate Tax Measure to Bolster State Funding

12/2/2015 – Poll: Oregon voters support proposed business tax hike

11/24/2015 – Will Oregon finally fix its broken tax system?

11/23/2015 – Corporate tax initiative starts with strong support from Oregon voters

11/22/2015 – Poll: Oregon voters support proposed business tax hike

10/31/2015 – Bend-La Pine, Redmond class sizes slightly above Oregon median

10/13/2015 – Initiative seeks tax boost on large, out-of-state companies

10/9/2015 – David Sarasohn: A chance to boost business taxes, help schools (OPINION)

10/7/2015 – Letter to the Editor: Corporate Measure

10/4/2015 – Letters to the Editor

10/3/2015 – Petitioners seek to raise corporate taxes

10/3/2015 – Letters to the Editor

10/1/2015 – House Democrats’ budget chair won’t run again in 2016

9/1/2015 – The Unger Games