Oregon must learn to live within its means.

Oregon must learn to live within its means.

Our legislators must learn to live within their budget — just like we do. The state’s current $1.6 billion shortfall stems from rapidly rising government spending, not a lack of revenue.

Once our lawmakers bring government costs under control, we can invest our tax dollars on things that matter most. Growing the economy? Check. Better results for our children? Check.

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Together, we can control unsustainable state spending and make our tax dollars work for us.


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Oregon has a spending problem

“State budget challenges are nothing new to Oregon. It seems we have spent the last two decades or more trying to balance budgets and ensure sufficient revenue to fund schools and other important public services.…

Posted 04.24.2017

Oregon budget writers unveil PERS reforms, other cutbacks

“The state’s top budget committee unveiled a wide-ranging set of proposals Friday to cut state spending, from a temporary hiring freeze to requiring public employees to pay a larger share of their pension contributions. They…

Posted 04.22.2017