Oregon finished fifth in a Tax Foundation analysis of tax rates levied on pass-through businesses.
Oregon finished in a tie for 34th in a ranking by the website 24/7 Wall St. of relative purchasing power within each state.
Portland was ranked the most dangerous city in Oregon in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining cities with at least 20,000 in population that posted the highest violent crime rates per state.
Oregon was ranked 20th in a WalletHub.com study showing which of the 50 states and the District of Columbia are the best places for police to work.
U.S. Term Limits (USTL), the leader in the non-partisan national movement to limit terms for elected officials, praises Angela Roman, 2020 U.S. House candidate from Oregon’s 5th congressional district, for signing the pledge for an amendment to term limit Congress. She is the first of the declared candidates in that race to commit to supporting term limits on Congress.
Bethany was ranked the richest town in Oregon in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small, affluent communities where most households exceed the nation’s median annual household income.
Oregon finished 22nd in a Tax Foundation ranking of states that rely the most on property taxes as a share of state and local taxes.
Oregon finished 24th in a Tax Foundation analysis of state and local tax collections per capita – ranked from highest to lowest.
Coquille was ranked the poorest town in Oregon in a 24/7 Wall St. analysis examining small communities with high poverty rates and financial hardships.
Twenty-nine states, including Oregon, maintain personal income tax exemptions, even though the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act suspended such exemptions at the federal level, according to a Tax Foundation analysis.
Malheur County was ranked the poorest county in Oregon in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of the least affluent regions in all 50 states.
Washington County was ranked the top-performing local economy in Oregon in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of counties’ gross domestic product growth from 2012 to 2015.
Providence Health & Services employs 22,340 workers in Oregon, making it the largest employer in the state, according to a recent analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.
Oregon finished 36th among the 50 states, Puerto Rico and Washington, D.C., in a new analysis examining which states have the highest percentage of bridges in poor condition.