Monthly Archives: May 2011

Achieving Greater Revenue Stability

By |May 11th, 2011|

The following statement was released by the state’s four largest business associations on Tuesday, May 10.

Associated Oregon Industries, Oregon Business Association, Oregon Business Council and Portland Business Alliance applaud the incredibly hard work by Senators Burdick and Morse to craft a plan for enhanced revenue stability and economic growth in Oregon.  Through their efforts, the […]

For the sake of jobs, pass these bills!

By |May 10th, 2011|

Today, the state’s four major business associations announcedthe list of bills that need to be passed to spur job creation in Oregon.  Associated Oregon Industries, Oregon Business Association, Oregon Business Council, and the Portland Business Alliance all came together in support of these bills.

“The legislature is making good progress on balancing the state budget and […]

Senate Committee Passes Package to Stabilize State Revenues

By |May 9th, 2011|

Senate Committee Passes Stability Package

The Senate Committee on Revenue passed a package of bills to stabilize the state’s volatile revenue system and spark investment by lowering Oregon’s nation-leading capital gain taxes.  Read more here or check out the Oregonian Editorial on the package here.

Senators Frank Morse and Ginny Burdick led the charge to develop the […]