Even in years where the deadline for filing is extended – like 2017 – most people regard April 15th as “Tax Day”. And like many other cities tomorrow, Eugene activists are staging demonstrations. KLCC’s Brian Bull has more.
Oregon Governor Kate Brown has officially declared today “Cesar Chavez Day”. Immigrant rights and farm worker groups are holding marches through the weekend to honor the famed Latino activist, and to protest President Trump’s immigration policies. KLCC’s Brian Bull reports.
President Trump is weighing deep cuts in his budget plan, including all funding for the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA). A major theater group in Oregon fears that could affect children’s access to one of history’s greatest playwrights. KLCC’s Brian Bull reports.
A coastal women’s group based in Newport is hopeful President Trump will not cut money from the United States Coast Guard. As KLCC’s Brian Bull reports, they’re concerned it could affect their local helicopter rescue unit.