Democrats It’s A ‘Short Session,’ But It Could Be Packed With Drama By Chris M Lehman • Feb 1, 2020 Rachael McDonald / KLCC Listen Listening... / 3:09 Oregon lawmakers return to the state capitol Monday for a legislative session that’s sure to be packed with drama. Oregon Senate Democrats Will Try To Change Quorum Requirement By Chris M Lehman • Jan 30, 2020 wikipedia commons Democrats in the Oregon Senate say they want to reduce the ability of lawmakers in the minority to grind legislative business to a halt. Oregon Legislative Update: 5 Days Down, 30 To Go By Angela Kellner • Feb 5, 2016 Matt Howry / Flickr The Oregon Legislature began its 35-day special session Monday, Feb. 1. Lawmakers on both sides of the aisle have different ideas about what this short session should and should not try to accomplish. Top Oregon Democrats Call On Gov. Kitzhaber To Resign By Chris Lehman • Feb 12, 2015 Alan Sylvestre Top Oregon Democrats are calling on Governor John Kitzhaber to resign. The request comes as the governor faces intense pressure and an ethics investigation.