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Politics Ballot drop box locations in Oregon Ballot drop box locations in Oregon
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Ballots for the May 20, 2014, election must be turned in by 8 p.m. on Election Day.

It is too late to mail in your ballot. Postmarked ballots do not count.
Politics Oregon activists announce GMO labeling campaign Oregon activists announce GMO labeling campaign
Activists in Oregon have announced a signature gathering campaign to place a ballot measure requiring the labeling of genetically modified foods on the statewide ballot in November.
Politics GOP activists take on establishment in Oregon House primaries GOP activists take on establishment in Oregon House primaries
A fight for the soul of the Republican Party is breaking out in a handful of Oregon state House races, where the business community and other establishment forces are battling figures from the party's populist wing.
Politics New emails suggest Cover Oregon leaders started celebrating far too early New emails suggest Cover Oregon leaders started celebrating far too early
The On Your Side Investigators uncovered new emails sent to and from the woman who was in charge of building the Cover Oregon website. They suggest everyone from state leaders to project managers to the software vendor powering the project was oblivious to the scope of the website’s failure on the day it was supposed to launch.
Politics Republican primary for governor all but decided Republican primary for governor all but decided
Republicans will vote in the coming weeks on a nominee for governor, but the race was really decided last month, when former state party chairman Allen Alley said he wouldn't jump in the race.