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Stories with person: Jeff Merkley
  • Senate panel would allow marijuana vendors to use banks 
    Updated: Jul-23-15 4:07 pm

    WASHINGTON - A Senate panel voted Thursday to make it easier for businesses that legally produce and sell marijuana to do business with banks and other financial services providers.

  • Lawmakers critical of KBR decision to seek legal fees 
    Updated: Jul-14-15 3:33 pm

    PORTLAND, Oregon - Members of Oregon's Congressional delegation have asked the Defense Department to reach a settlement with 12 Oregon National Guard soldiers who said they were sickened by a toxic chemical during the Iraq War.