Month: October 2015

Many issues keep my mind busy

From the Capitol by Bill Post Once again I am honored and privileged to serve you the good people of Keizer (along with St. Paul, Newberg and parts in between) in the Oregon Legislature.  This month is sort of a “grab bag” of...

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Opposition to payroll tax

To the Editor: I was listening to a fellow business owner this past weekend.  This is how he explained the impact of the proposed employer payroll tax on his business:  “It will cost me, personally, one month’s pay. This means...

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Support for payroll tax

To the Editor: Salem-Keizer once had one of the state’s leading community transport systems. Less than a decade ago, the district enjoyed a ridership exceeding 5 million. Unfortunately, revenue cutbacks, inevitably followed by...

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