When I heard the uplifting news that approximately 11.4M Americans signed up for health insurance, it was kind of bittersweet. On the one hand, families like mine are finally getting the comprehensive care we need. Unfortunately, this relief has been followed by endless partisan political attacks to challenge the law.
There was a time when airport jobs were good jobs that paid a livable wage. But years of an outsourcing race to the bottom have hit airport workers hard. Our airports have become cities of secret poverty, where travelers never know the poverty work that helps get them to their destination.
Oregonians and undocumented workers living in Oregon need to get to work, church, the store and school, and we want them to do so legally. The bill SB 833 is a public safety measure that would allow them to prove they can drive, get licensed and get auto insurance. designed to improve traffic safety and reduce the number of unlicensed, uninsured drivers on Oregon's roads.