New initiative clarifies state Constitution on tax, fee increases

Article Courtesy of Oregon Catalyst Mirror Coalition of Oregon business and grassroots groups address abuse of three-fifths requirement on revenue raising legislation PORTLAND, Ore., Sept. 13, 2017 – While Oregon’s Constitution requires a three-fifths vote of the legislature to enact legislation that raises state revenue, legislators and their lawyers have found creative ways around the … Continue reading New initiative clarifies state Constitution on tax, fee increases