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What We Learned from the Stimulus

The latest data on stimulus spending show that funds spent on public transportation were a more effective job creator than stimulus funds spent on highways. In the 10 months since the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) was signed, investing in public transportation produced twice as many jobs per dollar as investing in roads.

Result | Budget, Democracy, Tax

Google Government Coming to Oregon

The Oregon Legislature gave final approval to HB 2500 this morning, which sets up a one-stop website for taxpayer spending.

Google Government Coming to Oregon

By | David Rosenfeld
Executive Director

The Oregon Legislature gave final approval to HB 2500 this morning, which sets up a one-stop website for taxpayer spending.

Media Hit | Budget, Democracy, Tax

OPEN STATE'S BOOKS, POLITICAL RIVALS AGREE

Saying that muckraking isn't a partisan issue, an unlikely quartet of legislators has latched onto a modern-day way to open up the state's books: by searchable database.

 

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