Tale of two walkouts: Texas Democrats hailed on left while Oregon Republicans vilified

Like the Texas House Democrats, Oregon Senate Republicans exited their state during the session to prevent the legislature from acting on bills, but that’s where the similarities end. Not only were there no chartered jets or ritzy D.C. hotels for the GOP lawmakers, but they were widely scorned for their ...

Tale of two walkouts: Texas Democrats hailed on left while Oregon Republicans vilified

Like the Texas House Democrats, Oregon Senate Republicans exited their state during the session to prevent the legislature from acting on bills, but that’s where the similarities end.

Not only were there no chartered jets or ritzy D.C. hotels for the GOP lawmakers, but they were widely scorned for their ...