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Oregon ranked No. 7 in 2019 business climate index

Oregon finished at No. 7 among the 50 states in the Washington-based Tax Foundation’s analysis of how states’ tax systems affect their ability to attract and retain businesses.

Analysis: Oregon posts 24th highest drop in food stamps participants

Oregon ranked No. 24 among 49 states and U.S. territories that saw reductions in food stamps participation, according to the latest numbers compiled by the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).

Oregon posted 19th highest corporate income tax in 2018

Among the District of Columbia and the 44 states that levy corporate income taxes, Oregon ranked No. 19 for the top tax rate on business revenues, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers.

Analysis: Oregon posted 3rd highest individual income tax rate in 2018

Oregon ranked No. 3 for its top individual income tax rate, according to a Tax Foundation analysis of 2018 tax numbers that tracked the District of Columbia and the 43 states that levy such taxes.


Topic: Transportation and PBOT’s policy goals, funding, recently completed projects and projects in the pipeline for east Portland.

BEND CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: OSU-Cascades Bike Share Program Expands with Sponsors 10 Barrel and SELCO

A year after it expanded for public use, the Zagster bike share program launched by Oregon State University – Cascades will expand again, adding two new bike stations in Bend.

Farmers for Free Trade's ad campaign pits farmers against Trump's trade war

From Ohio Business Daily

Farmers for Free Trade has launched Tariffs Hurt the Heartland, an advertising campaign featuring true stories of how tariffs will damage the country’s agricultural base.

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