Oregon Legislative Assembly opens for business

Duly noted, with the proper verbiage.

This has the feel, it seems here, of a lower-key and less-ambitous session, this despite the fact that control is unified this time, unlike the last couple of years. After the major structural redos of the state’s medical and education systems, and more, it would seem a little surprising if this session matches or outdoes those.

Still, it might. Some adjustments – massive “reform” doesn’t seem either in the cards, or needed – of the state’s public employee retirement system would be a very big deal. So would a significant alteration of the tax system, which is under discussion.

And off they go. All three regional legislatures are now in motion.

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