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Politics Dave Frohnmayer on money in politics Dave Frohnmayer on money in politics (Video)
Late last year, Dave Frohnmayer spoke to a reporter about Oregon's public records and meetings laws, which he helped pass, champion and popularize.

Frohnmayer remained an honorary chair of Open Oregon, a consortium of journalists and government officials committed to open and transparent government.

In this segment, Frohnmayer spoke about why the public is concerned about money in politics.
Politics Dave Frohnmayer on government transparency Dave Frohnmayer on government transparency (Video)
Late last year, Dave Frohnmayer spoke to a reporter about Oregon's public records and meetings laws, which he helped pass, champion and popularize.

Frohnmayer remained an honorary chair of Open Oregon, a consortium of journalists and government officials committed to open and transparent government.

In this segment, Frohnmayer spoke about the importance of government transparency and the role he played in passing and promoting Oregon's public records and meetings laws.
Politics Dave Frohnmayer: Oregon takes pride in governing in the open Dave Frohnmayer: Oregon takes pride in governing in the open (Video)
Late last year, Dave Frohnmayer spoke to a reporter about Oregon's public records and meetings laws, which he helped pass, champion and popularize while attorney general of Oregon.

Frohnmayer remained an honorary chair of Open Oregon, a consortium of journalists and government officials committed to open and transparent government.

In this segment, Frohnmayer spoke about the pride Oregonians feel in government transparency.
Politics Dave Frohnmayer on an involved public Dave Frohnmayer on an involved public (Video)
Late last year, Dave Frohnmayer spoke to a reporter about Oregon's public records and meetings laws, which he helped pass, champion and popularize.

Frohnmayer remained an honorary chair of Open Oregon, a consortium of journalists and government officials committed to open and transparent government.

In this segment, Frohnmayer spoke about the importance of an involved public and a vigilant media.
Politics Oregon reacts to passing of Dave Frohnmayer Oregon reacts to passing of Dave Frohnmayer
The family of Dave Frohnmayer said he maintained a full schedule up to the end, keeping private his battle with prostate cancer.

The family issued a statement on his passing, as did Oregon leaders like Gov. Kate Brown and Sen. Jeff Merkley.
Politics Oregon governor appoints new Secretary of State Oregon governor appoints new Secretary of State
When Gov. John Kitzhaber resigned, the job passed to Secretary of State Kate Brown under rules set forth in Oregon's state constitution.

That left Brown's elected position vacant - and, per the constitution, it fell to the new governor to appoint her successor.
Politics Oregon Senate votes unanimously to outlaw 'revenge porn' Oregon Senate votes unanimously to outlaw 'revenge porn'
The bill was crafted to shield jilted lovers from having intimate photos, shared consensually with a former partner, posted online without their permission. The pictures often include contact information and links to the victim's social media profiles.