Opinion: GOP leader lists challenges he sees for Oregon
January 25, 2023
Editor’s note: Although we are a nonpartisan newspaper, we think this “open letter,” written by the chair of the Oregon Republican Party, highlights concerns shared by Linn County’s rural residents, so we’re giving it some space.
Dear Gov. Kotek,
Congratulations on becoming Oregon’s 39th governor. Though the majority of Oregonians voted for someone else, all of Oregon is hoping that our state can reach greater heights.
Unfortunately, too many for too long have felt left out and left behind. Those who feel unrepresented in rural parts of Oregon have so much in common with comm...