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Driver’s card puts cart before horse
Oregon's Measure 88 ballot initiative would grant legal driving privileges to people who can't prove legal residence in the United States.

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Government agencies out of control
Writer wonders whether the federal has declared war on farmers and ranchers.
Election concerns trump Clean Water Act rule comments
The EPA and the Corps of Engineers have extended the comment period on a controversial new rule that will change the definition of "waters of the United States" in regulations enforcing the Clean Water Act. The extension appears to give cover to...
Homegrown energy independence means more money for Washington farmers
Homegrown energy independence means more money for Washington farmers
Most of the money spent on energy in Washington leaves the state. By having a clean energy standard, Washington can keep more of that money in-state.
Wolves are recovered in Pacific Northwest
Wolves are recovered in Pacific Northwest
The wolf population is healthy and expanding. Managing it as "endangered" makes no sense at all to ranchers — or anyone else who is impartial.
APHIS needs to bolster its monitoring of GMO tests
Report on investigation into source of unauthorized genetically modified wheat demontrates APHIS oversight of GM crop tests plots is lax.
Ag educators serve our community
Ag educators open doors for their students.
Oregon at a crossroads: Why Measure 88 is the right choice
Oregon at a crossroads: Why Measure 88 is the right choice
Driver card proposition will have a big impact on Oregon agriculture, the head of the Oregon Association of Nurseries says.

Columns

Idaho voters should reaffirm regulation reviews
Idaho voters should pass a contitutional amendment that will affirm the Legislature's ability to review administrative regulations.
Homegrown energy independence means more money for Washington farmers
Most of the money spent on energy in Washington leaves the state. By having a clean energy standard, Washington can keep more of that money in-state.
Oregon at a crossroads: Why Measure 88 is the right choice

Editorials

Driver’s card puts cart before horse
Oregon's Measure 88 ballot initiative would grant legal driving privileges to people who can't prove legal residence in the United States.
NAFTA trucking: A deal’s a deal
The U.S. must live up to all terms of the North American Free Trade Agreement, including allowing Mexican trucks to enter the U.S.
Proposition 1: Christmas in November
Wolves are recovered in Pacific Northwest
APHIS needs to bolster its monitoring of GMO tests

Letters

Government agencies out of control
Writer wonders whether the federal has declared war on farmers and ranchers.
Ag educators serve our community
Ag educators open doors for their students.