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 2022-07-10 01:11 

The Oregonian

Sen. Ron Wyden stands with tech execs and vacuum cleaners to push for chip industry funds...

Congress is looking to boost domestic chip production as a global shortage has made purchasing many products an arduous task, including cars, computers and yes, even modern vacuums....

 2022-07-10 01:00 

KGW

Wyden pushes for support for semiconductor makers...

Senator Ron Wyden is one of the driving forces behind the Chips for America act, a $52 billion package of incentives and subsidies for semiconductor manufacturers...

 2022-07-08 23:04 

The Oregonian

Trail Blazers founder Harry Glickman remembered for industriousness, integrity at memorial service...

The crowd at Congregation Beth Israel in Northwest Portland included several former NBA players, a former NHL coach and Sen. Ron Wyden....

 2022-07-08 17:41 

KOIN

[ CBS Portland ]

Portland International Airport gets $18.4M to lower emissions...

According to a press release, U.S. Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley, along with Congressman Earl Blumenauer announced that PDX will be awarded $18.4M from the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law....

 2022-07-03 01:24 

KTVZ

[ Bend, OR ]

Senator Ron Wyden visits Planned Parenthood in Bend for a news conference to discuss Roe V. Wade...

Senator Ron Wyden paid a visit to the Panned Parenthood in Bend Saturday afternoon. It was a news conference with Planned Parenthood to talk about the Supreme Courts decision to overturn Roe versus Wade. Many people came to the news conference to show the...

 2022-07-01 19:36 

International Business Times

Major U.S. Airlines To Allow Gender-neutral Option On Ticket Reservations...

Major U.S. airlines have agreed to update computer systems by the end of 2024 to allow travelers to purchase tickets with an "X" gender marker, an airline trade group confirmed on Friday.U.S. Senator Ron Wyden, in a letter to Airlines for America ...

 2022-07-01 18:54 

KTVZ

[ Bend, OR ]

La Pine getting $17.7 million in USDA loans, grants to expand sewer, move away from septic systems...

Sens. Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., announced Friday that the city of La Pine will receive more than $17.7 million in loans and grants from the U.S. Department of Agriculture for municipal water improvements to transition away from septic systems, w...

 2022-07-01 14:31 

Newsmax

Major US Airlines to Let Passengers Book Tickets With Gender Neutral Option...

Major U.S. airlines have agreed to update computer systems by the end of 2024 to allow travelers to purchase tickets with an X gender marker, an airline trade group confirmed on Friday.Senator Ron Wyden, in a letter to Airlines for America that was seen b...

 2022-06-30 21:17 

KTVZ

[ Bend, OR ]

OSU receives $265,000 from National Science Foundation for research on ways to limit wildfires' spread...

Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., announced Thursday that Oregon State University has earned $265,000 in federal funds to improve models used by fire managers to help them contain wildfires and employ prescribed burns as a tool to reduce the ri...

 2022-06-30 21:14 

Newsweek.com

Luring Players With Cash, Saudi-Backed Golf Tour Accused of 'Sportswashing'...

"No matter how much they cough up, they are not going to be able to wash away that reputation," Oregon Senator Ron Wyden said....

 2022-06-30 19:58 

KTVZ

[ Bend, OR ]

Wyden, Merkley, Rosenblum dismayed by EPA ruling that limits EPA ability to curb power plant emissions...

Sens. Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., and Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum reacted with dismay to Thursday's U.S. Supreme Court ruling that limited how the nation's main anti-air pollution law can be used to reduce carbon dioxide emissi...

 2022-06-25 23:17 

KOIN

[ CBS Portland ]

Wyden: Women's privacy at stake after Roe overturned...

In separate press conferences on Saturday, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee and Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden both vowed to protect privacy laws in the wake of the Supreme Court decision to overturn Roe v. Wade....

 2022-06-25 14:30 

Engadget

US senators ask FTC to investigate Apple and Google over mobile tracking...

A group of Democratic senators is urging the Federal Trade Commission to investigate Apple and Google over their collection of mobile users' information. In a letter addressed to FTC Chair Lina Khan, the lawmakers — Senators Ron Wyden, Elizabeth...

 2022-06-24 01:00 

KGW

Sen. Ron Wyden urges Pumpkin Ridge golfers to consider Saudi government human rights abuses...

Golfers will tee off June 30 at the Pumpkin Ridge Golf Club. It's part of the LIV International Golf Series, a league backed by the Saudi Arabian government....

 2022-06-17 21:32 

The Daily Mail

Phil Mickelson criticised by Senator Ron Wyden for 'taking money from a nation complicit in 9/11'...

The shamed American came under fire from a senator based in Oregon, where the next sorry instalment of the Saudi-backed LIV exhibition series will take place in a fortnight....

 2022-06-17 18:31 

KTVZ

[ Bend, OR ]

Wyden, colleagues intro bill to ban data brokers from selling location, health data...

WASHINGTON (KTVZ) -- Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., said Friday he is cosponsoring the Health and Location Data Protection Act, legislation that bans data brokers from selling Americans' health and location data. "When abortion is illegal, researching re...

 2022-06-16 19:17 

Techdirt

Yes, Section 230 Also Matters In The Fight Over Abortion Rights...

We've already discussed how the expected overturning of Roe v. Wade by the Supreme Court may impact the debate on encryption, but it has a likelihood of impacting lots of other important tech debates as well. Senator Ron Wyden has written a thoughtful...

 2022-06-16 19:12 

The Guardian

Key Democrat warns of major security risk if US firm acquires NSO hacking code...

Ron Wyden says White House right to raise concerns about possible deal for defence contractor L3Harris to acquire surveillance technology...

 2022-06-15 17:27 

The Epoch Times

Top Democrat Senator's Bill Would Slap 21 Percent Surtax on Oil Profits...

Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.), an ally of President Joe Biden in the Senate, proposed a bill to punish ......

 2022-06-15 09:55 

Slate Magazine

The End of Roe and the Threat to Free Speech Online...

Section 230's protections have never been more important than in the face of Republicans' all-out war on reproductive freedom....

 2022-06-14 23:04 

KVIA

[ ABC El Paso ]

Biden ally pushes Big Oil surtax to eliminate 'perverse' incentives to price gouge...

By Matt Egan, CNN Democratic Sen. Ron Wyden is drawing up a surtax on Big Oil that would seek to rein in the industry's skyrocketing profits at a time when gasoline prices are at record highs. Wyden, an Oregon Democrat who chairs the Senate Finance Co...

 2022-06-14 23:04 

KMIZ

[ Columbia, MO ]

Biden ally pushes Big Oil surtax to eliminate 'perverse' incentives to price gouge...

By Matt Egan, CNN Democratic Sen. Ron Wyden is drawing up a surtax on Big Oil that would seek to rein in the industry's skyrocketing profits at a time when gasoline prices are at record highs. Wyden, an Oregon Democrat who chairs the Senate Finance Co...

 2022-06-14 23:04 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Biden ally pushes Big Oil surtax to eliminate 'perverse' incentives to price gouge...

By Matt Egan, CNN Democratic Sen. Ron Wyden is drawing up a surtax on Big Oil that would seek to rein in the industry's skyrocketing profits at a time when gasoline prices are at record highs. Wyden, an Oregon Democrat who chairs the Senate Finance Co...

 2022-06-14 23:04 

KESQ

[ Palm Springs ]

Biden ally pushes Big Oil surtax to eliminate 'perverse' incentives to price gouge...

By Matt Egan, CNN Democratic Sen. Ron Wyden is drawing up a surtax on Big Oil that would seek to rein in the industry's skyrocketing profits at a time when gasoline prices are at record highs. Wyden, an Oregon Democrat who chairs the Senate Finance Co...

 2022-06-14 23:04 

KYMA KSWT KECY Yuma

Biden ally pushes Big Oil surtax to eliminate 'perverse' incentives to price gouge...

By Matt Egan, CNN Democratic Sen. Ron Wyden is drawing up a surtax on Big Oil that would seek to rein in the industry's skyrocketing profits at a time when gasoline prices are at record highs. Wyden, an Oregon Democrat who chairs the Senate Finance Co...

 2022-06-14 23:04 

KMIZ

[ Columbia, MO ]

Biden ally pushes Big Oil surtax to eliminate 'perverse' incentives to price gouge...

By Matt Egan, CNN Democratic Sen. Ron Wyden is drawing up a surtax on Big Oil that would seek to rein in the industry's skyrocketing profits at a time when gasoline prices are at record highs. Wyden, an Oregon Democrat who chairs the Senate Finance Co...

 2022-06-14 23:04 

KTVZ

[ Bend, OR ]

Biden ally pushes Big Oil surtax to eliminate 'perverse' incentives to price gouge...

By Matt Egan, CNN Democratic Sen. Ron Wyden is drawing up a surtax on Big Oil that would seek to rein in the industry's skyrocketing profits at a time when gasoline prices are at record highs. Wyden, an Oregon Democrat who chairs the Senate Finance Co...

 2022-06-14 23:04 

KXPI

[ Idaho Falls ]

Biden ally pushes Big Oil surtax to eliminate 'perverse' incentives to price gouge...

By Matt Egan, CNN Democratic Sen. Ron Wyden is drawing up a surtax on Big Oil that would seek to rein in the industry's skyrocketing profits at a time when gasoline prices are at record highs. Wyden, an Oregon Democrat who chairs the Senate Finance Co...

 2022-06-14 23:04 

KESQ

[ Palm Springs ]

Biden ally pushes Big Oil surtax to eliminate 'perverse' incentives to price gouge...

By Matt Egan, CNN Democratic Sen. Ron Wyden is drawing up a surtax on Big Oil that would seek to rein in the industry's skyrocketing profits at a time when gasoline prices are at record highs. Wyden, an Oregon Democrat who chairs the Senate Finance Co...

 2022-06-14 21:45 

Zero Hedge

Biden Ally's Bill Would Slap 21% Surtax On Oil Profits...

Biden Ally's Bill Would Slap 21% Surtax On Oil Profits Democratic Senator Ron Wyden (OR) - who last year blocked a bill that would punish Chinese forced labor before receiving $60K from Nike execs - wants to punish US oil companies by slapping a 21% s...

 2022-06-14 20:28 

Sputnik International

Democrat Senator Proposes 21% Federal Surtax on Profitable US Oil Companies - Reports...

WASHINGTON, June 14 (Sputnik) - US Senator Ron Wyden proposed a new 21% federal surtax on oil companies' profits deemed "excessive" in an effort to curb rising energy costs, Bloomberg reported on Tuesday....

 2022-06-14 18:19 

FX Empire

U.S. Senate finance chair to propose tax on excess oil profits...

(Reuters) U.S. Senate Finance Committee chair Ron Wyden will propose a 21% surtax on oil company profits that are considered to be excessive, a Bloomberg reporter tweeted on Tuesday....

 2022-06-14 17:56 

Reuters

U.S. Senate finance chair to propose 21% surtax on excessive oil firm profits- Bloomberg...

U.S. Senate Finance Committee chair Ron Wyden will propose a 21% surtax on oil company profits that are considered to be excessive, a Bloomberg reporter tweeted on Tuesday....

 2022-06-14 17:56 

International Business Times

U.S. Senate Finance Chair To Propose Tax On Excess Oil Profits...

U.S. Senate Finance Committee chair Ron Wyden is planning to introduce legislation setting a 21% surtax on oil company profits considered excessive, an aide for the senator told Reuters.The bill applies a 21% additional tax on the excess profits of oil an...

 2022-06-12 17:10 

KOIN

[ CBS Portland ]

'Sportswashing': Wyden denounces Saudi-backed LIV Golf...

Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden said Saudi Arabia is using money and the game of golf to wipe their slate cleand and improve its global image....

 2022-06-06 22:57 

KTVZ

[ Bend, OR ]

St. Charles Foundation to get $12.79 million in FEMA grants to cover COVID-19 response costs...

WASHINGTON (KTVZ) -- Sens. Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., announced Monday that the St. Charles Foundation will be receiving a total of $12.79 million in federal funds for past Covid-19 emergency response measures such as hiring additional staff, cre...

 2022-06-03 16:39 

Techdirt

Federal Legislators Ask Google To Limit Collection Of Location Data Following Leak Of Supreme Court's Abortion Ruling...

Senator Ron Wyden has never been shy about demanding both the government and the private sector stop doing so much damn spying on their constituents/users. Eleven years ago — long before it became apparent federal agencies were accessing/buying loca...

 2022-06-03 03:27 

KTVZ

[ Bend, OR ]

Wyden meets with federal forest managers in Bend...

Senator Ron Wyden met with federal forest managers in Bend on Thursday to update funding he secured for projects through the bipartisan infrastructure bill. The post Wyden meets with federal forest managers in Bend appeared first on KTVZ ....

 2022-06-02 04:33 

KTVZ

[ Bend, OR ]

Senator Wyden talks gun safety legislation, inflation, Ukraine and more in KTVZ visit...

Senator Ron Wyden spoke live on NewsChannel 21 at Five with Lee Anderson about discussions underway regarding gun safety and mental health legislation in the wake of recent shootings, as well as proposals to cut costs and ease inflation, the Clackamas Cou...

 2022-05-28 01:00 

KGW

Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden believes Congress should examine police response in Uvalde, Texas...

Sen. Wyden is also pushing for stricter gun laws across the country....

 2022-05-27 19:01 

KTVZ

[ Bend, OR ]

Wyden pushes for 'common-sense' gun legislation; Medford gun rights attorney calls for more school security...

Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., said in Portland on Friday he will continue to press for "common-sense gun legislation" to keep children safe and reduce the level of gun-related violence in the wake of the latest mass school shooting in Uvalde, Texas. The...

 2022-05-27 17:43 

KOIN

[ CBS Portland ]

Wyden talks gun control in wake of Uvalde shooting...

Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) is holding a press conference on gun control following two recent mass shootings that claimed the lives of dozens of people in May....

 2022-05-25 18:54 

KTVZ

[ Bend, OR ]

Wyden to hold first of three veterans-focused online town halls for Eastern Oregon veterans...

WASHINGTON (KTVZ) -- Sen. Ron Wyden said Wednesday that the first of three online town halls he secured just for Eastern Oregon veterans, their families and veterans service providers to ask top Veterans Administration (VA) officials health care questions...

 2022-05-25 04:25 

Engadget

Lawmakers ask Google to stop collecting location data before reversal of abortion rights...

Senator Ron Wyden and 41 other Democratic lawmakers are urging Google to stop collecting and keeping location data that could be used against people who've had or are seeking abortions. In a letter (PDF) to Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai, the lawmakers re...

 2022-05-25 01:39 

KTVZ

[ Bend, OR ]

Crook County's Ochoco West Water District among recipients of federal emergency water assistance grants...

WASHINGTON (KTVZ) Sens. Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden, D-Ore., announced Tuesday a total of $3.97 million in federal funding from the U.S. Department of Agriculture headed to four Oregon communities to assist with expenses related restoring and modernizing w...

 2022-05-24 15:08 

Law & Crime

Senate Finance Committee Chair Scrutinizes Donald Trump's Former Accounting Firm Mazars Over Renounced Tax Filings...

Senate Finance Committee Chair Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) asked Donald Trump's former accounting firm Mazars on Tuesday why they disavowed a decade of his tax filings....

 2022-05-20 16:51 

Business Insider India

Ron Wyden says Republicans trying to find who gutted the IRS are like 'the guy in the hot dog suit, swearing up and down that they're trying to find the guy who did this'...

Senate Finance chair Ron Wyden pilloried the GOP for cutting IRS funding.He compared those GOP lawmakers to...

 2022-05-20 16:42 

KPTV

[ FOX Portland, OR ]

Formula Shortage: How We Got Here...

As mothers around the country struggle to find formula to feed their infants, Oregon Senator Ron Wyden announced he is launching an investigation into the company at the center of the formula shortage....

 2022-05-20 15:41 

KTVZ

[ Bend, OR ]

Wyden sets June 1 online town hall for Deschutes County residents...

Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., announced Friday five upcoming live on-line town halls hosted by People's Town Hall for residents of Lincoln, Tillamook, Deschutes, Wasco and Hood River counties. The post Wyden sets June 1 online town hall for Deschutes County...

 2022-05-20 15:38 

Business Insider

Ron Wyden says Republicans trying to find who gutted the IRS are like 'the guy in the hot dog suit, swearing up and down that they're trying to find the guy who did this'...

Wyden was referring to the famous Hot Dog Car sketch from the Netflix series...

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