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Democrats clinch critical votes for Iran nuclear deal

...rebuke to the Iran nuclear accord.Four previously undeclared Senate Democrats - Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut, Ron Wyden of Oregon, Gary Peters of Michigan and Maria Cantwell of Washington state - announced their support for the international...
Nation and World
Northwest fire crews hope for a break in the weather

...Land Management and Forest Service currently have to borrow funds to pay for such projects.The problem, Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., and Vilsack said, is that 1 to 2 percent of the wildfires - the largest ones, which put most property...
Regional News
Lawmakers push new way to pay for wildfires

...seasons have ballooned in activity and costs.Republican Sens. Mike Crapo and Jim Risch of Idaho and Democratic Sen. Ron Wyden of Oregon announced Wednesday that they are getting ready to pitch bipartisan legislation to Congress this fall."This...
IRS believes identity thieves are from Russia estimates it paid out $5.8 billion in fraudulent refunds to identity thieves in 2013.In April, Hatch and Sen. Ron Wyden, the top Democrat on the Finance Committee, quietly launched an investigation into how online tax preparers and prepaid...
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A Republican Senate means changing the chairmen in the health care law "stupid" and would likely use his new position to roll it back as he replaces Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden. Hatch is likely to pick up some Democratic support.FOREIGN RELATIONS: Tennessee Sen. Bob Corker has criticized Obama's...
My Turn: Brewing up success stories

...suitable and safe for animals to eat. Thankfully, I was able to work with my Senate Brewers Caucus Democratic Co-Chair Ron Wyden to lessen the impacts of this new proposed regulation on our small operators. Also, I just recently became Chairman...
Charging you for that Instagram picture

...rules may affect the public.The rules could affect something as simple as taking a picture with a cellphone, said Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Oregon), if the cameraman sells that photo to someone.Close said the proposed regulations are required to implement...
Senators propose 12-cent gas tax increase

...pass such a plan before late August, when the trust fund is forecast to go broke.Senate Finance Committee Chairman Ron Wyden, D-Ore., has indicated he's looking for means to shore up the fund for about the next six months while working...
Aviation security deal made

...major aviation security bill. "There is going to be true federal responsibility" for airport security, said Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore. Under the agreement, the government would immediately begin taking over control of airport screening functions...
Deficit reduction through tax reform

...streamlining the tax code. This year's most-talked-about idea comes from two iconoclastic senators, Oregon Democrat Ron Wyden and New Hampshire Republican Judd Gregg. The two have proposed a plan that would simplify the tax law, shrink your 1040...


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