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Voting & Elections 09.30.2022

Oregon’s Ballot Measure Breakdown

Common Cause Oregon is dedicated to building a democracy that works for all Oregonians. For the 2022 midterm election, we’ve so far endorsed three ballot measures that we believe will strengthen our democracy.

Money & Influence 07.1.2022

When Money Drives Our Justice System

It didn’t use to be this way. District Attorney races have historically been overwhelmingly white, underfinanced, and unimaginative. District attorney races lurked someway down-ballot, attracting little attention and fewer dollars as a largely uninterested public looked the other way.

Voting & Elections 02.9.2021

2021 Oregon Legislation on Democracy

Oregon’s 2021 legislative session is underway. Here are some of the upcoming state legislative bills aimed at impacting democracy.

Voting & Elections 07.3.2019

Big Wins on Democracy in Oregon

As the Oregon Legislature wraps up it’s 2019 session, let's take stock of what we won this session. We moved forward on campaign finance reform, election security and voting rights.

Voting & Elections 10.17.2018

Common Cause Oregon 2018 Endorsements

The Common Cause Oregon board opposes Measure 104 and Measure 105, two statewide ballot measure proposals up for debate this election season.

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