Monthly Archives: September 2011

Taking An Axe to Rural Oregon

By |September 28th, 2011|

From the Oregonian Editorial BoardĀ September 28, 2011

It’s just as well that Portland was Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack’s only Oregon stop on his tour this week promoting President Obama’s jobs act. No audience in rural Oregon would have appreciated Vilsack’s bleak view of the future of federal payments to counties.

Vilsack predicted that the expiring program that […]