Press Releases

April 7, 2021 Press Release
Local venues can begin applying for assistance starting tomorrow
March 31, 2021 Press Release
Blumenauer’s End Oil and Gas Tax Subsidies Act and Superfund Reinvestment Act are incorporated in new package.
March 24, 2021 Press Release
The KOMBUCHA Act would prevent kombucha – a nonintoxicating beverage – from being unfairly subjected to alcohol beverage excise taxes
March 18, 2021 Press Release
Under SAFE Banking Act, cannabis businesses would not have to operate in cash, which has made Portland-area stores and workers a target for violent robberies.
March 8, 2021 Press Release
Legislation would reverse IRS ruling that allowed tar sands oil producers to avoid paying into the Oil Spill Liability Trust Fund.