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Eagle Above… Stay the Course

When the path seems endless, full of obstacles and you seem to think that there is no hope… Stay the Course – NWAutolink – Staying the Course to Help You Stay the Course

Fiat Chrysler gets green light to build $1.6 billion Detroit auto plant

DETROIT — Fiat Chrysler can move forward with plans to build a new, $1.6 billion assembly plant in Detroit and invest $900 million to retool and modernize another. Land deals and community benefits agreements tied to the project were approved Tuesday by the Detroit City Council, shortly before Michigan’s economic […]

Oregon voters will likely have final say on multibillion-dollar business tax

  Oregon voters rejected a similar gross receipts tax just three years ago when they voted down Measure 97. But there are some key differences. (Photo by Mark Graves/The Oregonian) By Mike Rogoway | The Oregonian/OregonLive Oregon Democrats hailed “a historic moment” Monday when the state Senate voted along party lines […]


  By In the news In: Uncategorized Friday May 17, 2019 Larson Larson,National radio host, Kate Brown has been turning me down for years. The Democrat Governor likes reporters who throw softball questions. I’ve asked her staff and I’ve even asked her face-to-face to come in for an interview. Always “no”: Now […]


By Oregon Small Business Association, Within hours of Republican State Senators returning to the legislature May 13 from a four day walkout, House Bill 3427 passed along party lines, 18-11. The bill now heads to the desk of Governor Brown, who will sign it into law. The bill adds $1 […]

Oregon’s New Vehicle and Bike Taxes

Famously opposed to a “sales” tax (except on marijuana), Oregon will soon add a half-percent “privilege” tax on new car dealers to its growing list of excise taxes, including car rentals and transient lodging, not to mention alcoholic beverages and tobacco. The new tax with respect to new car sales […]