Ore. Bank CEO Lobbies For Tax
The president of an eastern Oregon bank recently sent a letter to its customers urging them to contact their
The letter was sent at the same time the state's banks and credit unions were engaged in fierce lobbying efforts in the statehouse
The CU-backed bill passed Oregon's senate, and also is sitting in the House Business Committee.
Pamela Leavitt, senior vice president of governmental affairs and public relations for the Credit Union Association of Oregon,
"We are battling it with everything we have. It is our top priority that that bill does not pass," she declared. "There is a very