Thursday, June 20, 2019

"Oregon governor sends police to find missing Republicans, bring them to Capitol"

All 11 Republican senators are in hiding, at least some of them out of state, in order to prevent the Senate from having the quorum it needs to operate.


In 2001, Oregon House Democrats walked out and hid to stop a vote on a Republican legislative redistricting bill. They stayed away, bringing House business to a halt, for almost a week.