The change follows complaints by communities of color that the project was flawed by racial biases.
One of the volunteer students was singled out and arrested while filming the police, the students said.
Gov. Kate Brown said she expects to call a second special session later this summer to deal with state budget cuts.
The global pandemic has ordinary health care workers going to extremes in a desperate hunt for medical supplies.
If there were ever a time for more public health funding, health experts say, it’s now.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention urges people to wear face coverings to prevent a spike of COVID-19.
Around the country, nursing homes trying to protect their residents from the coronavirus eagerly await boxes of masks, eyewear and gowns promised by the federal government. But all too often the packages deliver disappointment — if they arrive at all.
If the Oregon Health Authority gets the go-ahead, Multnomah County restaurants, bars, gyms and other public facilities could start reopening the following day.
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Homeless and impoverished people often lack mobile devices, and patients in rural and frontier areas of Oregon have poor or no broadband access.