During each long session, as the budget for the next two years is being developed, legislators who are members of the Joint Committee on Ways and Means participate in town halls in locations around the state. They always come after the Co-Chairs of Ways and Means release their initial budget, which builds off of the Governor’s Recommended Budget received at the beginning of February. The Co-Chairs’ budget should be out in the last half of March.
These hearings are a chance for Oregonians in those locations to come before the committee and provide two minutes of public testimony on their budget priorities without having to travel to Salem.
Rep. Mark Owens (R, HD60) and Sen. Findley (R, SD30) will also be attending this hearing.
Here’s another chance to ask when will Sen. Findley and Rep. Owens show support SJM2 for their constituents in the 11 counties who have voted in favor of moving the border.
Friday, April 28 (5:00 – 7:00pm MT) – Ontario
- Location: Four Rivers Cultural Center
- 676 SW 5th Ave, Ontario, OR 97914
- Note: Ontario, Oregon is in the Mountain Time Zone
Registration is required to provide testimony for the in-person hearings. Click here to view a livestream of the meeting. These in-person hearings will be followed by a zoom hearing open to everyone in the state on May 3.
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Date(s) - 04/28/2023
Four Rivers Cultural Center