President Donald Trump’s proposal to replace some food stamp benefits with pre-packaged “harvest boxes” seems like a step backward to United Community Action Network Director Mike Fieldman and FISH Food Pantry Board President John Sloan.
FILE - In this Jan. 21, 2018, file photo, lights shine inside the U.S. Capitol Building as night falls in Washington. President Donald Trump will herald a robust economy and push for bipartisan congressional action on immigration in his Jan. 30, State of the Union address. The speech marks t…
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will herald a robust economy and push for bipartisan congressional action on immigration in Tuesday's State of the Union address, as he seeks to rally a deeply divided nation and boost his own sagging standing with Americans.
WASHINGTON — The federal government shut down at the stroke of midnight Friday, halting all but the most essential operations and marring the one-year anniversary of President Donald Trump’s inauguration in a striking display of Washington dysfunction.
U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio, D-Springfield, said investigators wrapped up more than 200 interviews with Roseburg Veterans Affairs Medical Center employees just before Christmas.
Cave Junction chemist Art Robinson wants to make a fifth try for the Congressional seat held by Rep. Peter DeFazio, D-Springfield, but it appears he will face at least three challengers in the May 2018 Republican primary.
The children brought here by immigrants shouldn’t be punished for coming out into the open. That’s the view of M.A. Hansen of Roseburg, one of 17 protesters who braved smoke, rain and lightning to attend a demonstration Wednesday on the Douglas County Courthouse lawn.
Two local World War II veterans who fought against Nazis in Europe more than 70 years ago had no kind words for the neo-Nazis and other white nationalists who marched on Charlottesville, Virginia, on Saturday.
Obamacare, once under water in the polls, has become more popular since people started realizing that many people could lose their insurance if it was repealed, Rep. Peter DeFazio, D-Springfield, said at a town hall meeting in Roseburg Monday.
U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio, D-Springfield, will hold a town hall meeting from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Monday in the Rose Theatre at Roseburg High School, 400 W. Harvard Ave.
U.S. Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Oregon, along with six other members of the Senate Finance Committee, wrote a letter this week asking for a clean quota agreement to address what they call unfairly traded softwood lumber from Canada.
Douglas County Commissioner Tim Freeman met Sunday in Medford with U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to discuss the future of O&C timberlands.
The Cow Creek Band of Umpqua Tribe of Indians would receive land under a bill that was approved by the U.S. House of Representatives on Tuesday.