2019 State Legislature

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Oregon lawmakers will return to the Capitol Monday for the first time since June. It's the first round of “Legislative Days” since the whirlwind closing days of the 2019 legislative session.

Recorded: July 19, 2019

Air Date: July 22, 2019

From the City Club of Eugene Website:

As the state legislative session rounds the halfway mark, advocates are working to increase funding for equitable learning initiatives throughout Oregon. This includes support for 4 bills aimed at student success for Native American and Latino students, inclusive curriculum, and early childhood education.

Beyond Toxics

A coalition of environmental and civil rights groups have teamed up to create a list of climate actions they want the state legislature to consider in this year’s session. Both the Eugene-Springfield NAACP and Beyond Toxics have joined in on the Oregon Green New Deal campaign.