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Stories with person: Ron Wyden
  • Bill extends tax breaks for wind farms, filmmakers 
    Updated: Apr-03-14 3:42 pm
  • WASHINGTON - Wind farms, NASCAR tracks and filmmakers would keep their treasured tax breaks as part of an $85 billion package of temporary tax cuts passed by a key Senate committee Thursday.

  • US confirms warrantless searches of Americans 
    Updated: Apr-01-14 5:56 pm
  • WASHINGTON - The Obama administration has conducted warrantless searches of Americans' communications as part of the National Security Agency's surveillance operations that target foreigners located outside of the U.S., the administration's top intelligence official confirmed in a letter to Congress disclosed Tuesday.

  • Energy Department OKs LNG terminal on Oregon coast 
    Updated: Mar-24-14 6:28 pm
  • PORTLAND, Oregon - The U.S. Energy Department gave conditional authorization Monday for liquefied natural gas to be exported from a proposed terminal in Coos Bay, on the Oregon coast.

  • Bernie Madoff has high praise for Oregon senator 
    Updated: Mar-20-14 5:31 pm
  • PORTLAND, Oregon - Bernie Madoff says there are only a few politicians he's fond of, and at the top of the list is U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden.