Jeff Alworth

Jeff Alworth's mother fled her ancestral clan in eastern Oregon for the lights of the big city - Boise - robbing Jeff of his Oregon birthright. He addresses this inadequacy with prodigious displays of flannel and beer drinking. Jeff hosted Notes on the Atrocities and the Oregon Blog since January 2003 - which he retired to work on Blue Oregon. Jeff is a freelance writer and a researcher at Portland State University in the Graduate School of Social Work. An entirely different constituency knows him for his enthusiasm about beer.

PublishedTitle Comments
Jan. 16, 2007Two Year Budget Quiz
Jan. 10, 2007Senator Smith, What's Your Iraq Strategy?
Jan. 09, 2007Parsing "Partisanism"
Jan. 06, 2007Oregon House GOP Shifts Gears
Jan. 04, 2007Oregon Dems: Go For the Low-Hanging Fruit
Dec. 31, 20062006, Year of Global Warming
Dec. 28, 2006In the Public Interest
Dec. 26, 2006A Post-Christmas Post
Dec. 14, 2006This Is Not My Beautiful Wi-Fi
Dec. 08, 2006Annual Sessions: About Time
Dec. 05, 2006The Burnside-Couch Couplet
Nov. 30, 2006An Octopus Card For Portland?
Nov. 27, 2006America the Afraid
Nov. 15, 2006From the Monastery
Nov. 02, 2006What This Election’s About
Nov. 01, 2006Blazers are Back!
Oct. 31, 2006Slow Voting
Oct. 27, 2006Rural Voters Turning Democratic
Oct. 26, 2006Rove and Reinhard--Fuzzy Math?
Oct. 25, 2006Are You Voting, and Why?
Oct. 24, 2006Room For Agreement
Oct. 23, 2006Taking Sides
Oct. 18, 2006Governor's Race: Sizzle or Fizzle?
Oct. 12, 2006Anthropology of a Beer Ad
Oct. 09, 2006Finding Their Religion
Oct. 05, 2006Salvage Logging: Destructive AND Expensive
Oct. 03, 2006Pattern of Corruption
Sep. 28, 2006The First Gubernatorial Debate
Sep. 27, 2006Oregonian Poll: Saxton Gaining?
Sep. 19, 2006Sesquicentennial Dreamin'
Sep. 16, 2006Ducks Pilfer a W
Sep. 13, 2006Let 'Em Debate
Sep. 11, 20069/11 - Violence and Other Lessons
Sep. 07, 2006Cost of Oregon Higher Ed Rises, Participation Declines
Sep. 05, 2006The Ownership Society (Revised)
Aug. 29, 2006Economy on the Skids
Aug. 25, 2006Religion and Politics
Aug. 20, 2006Hard Times in Rural Oregon
Aug. 10, 2006At Long Last: the GOP Coalition Splinters
Aug. 07, 2006Lieberman, Loyalty, and Liberalism
Jul. 27, 2006Insiders' Guide to the OBF - 2006 Edition
Jul. 26, 2006Initiative Update
Jul. 21, 2006Toward Ethical Political Blogging
Jul. 11, 2006More on Global Warming
Jul. 07, 2006Global Warming and Fires
Jul. 04, 2006Independence Day
Jun. 29, 2006Gordon Smith Lobbies the Lobbyists
Jun. 22, 2006Smith Votes No On Minimum Wage
Jun. 20, 2006Minnis, The Kicker, and the '06 Election
Jun. 17, 2006Ghana!

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