We study issues...
Because we need detailed, reliable, carefully researched information.
So LWV members and citizens can reach their own conclusions.
To develop advocacy positions that can be used by our Action Team.
To request a hard copy of any of these reports, contact LWV of Oregon at . Reports are free; however, there is a small charge to cover shipping. Some quantities may be limited. Many college and community libraries have copies as well.
You can find additional League studies, including national and other state studies, at the LWVUS Study Clearinghouse website.
Click on a box to download the whole study, see research materials, and learn more.
Older studies are available here:
2008 – Election Methods: Review of Alternatives and Oregon Proposals
2007 – Redistricting in Oregon
2006 – Oregon’s Homeless Youth
2005-2007 – The Oregon Judiciary: Challenges for the 21st Century
2005 – Oregon Taxes: Myths and Facts
2004 – Funding Oregon: The Ins and Outs of State Finance
1998 – A Study of Oregon State Parks
Contact if you would like a physical copy of any study above. The following studies are only available in print:
Children at Risk – 1995
Seismic Risks Study – 1994
Education Reform in Oregon: a Blueprint for the 21st Century – 1993
Adult Mental Health in Oregon – 1986 (Supplement – 1990)
Energy, Ecology, Economics: Oregon Offshore Development Issues – 1990
Oregon School Finance: Solving the Dilemma – 1988
Schools Project Report of Round I & II – 1988
Public Post-Secondary Education in Oregon – 1984
Adult Corrections in Oregon II – 1983
Public Policy on Reproductive Choices – 1982
Oregon’s Emergency Board: One of a Kind – 1982
Economic Development and Revenue Bonds – 1982
Who Will Elect the President? The Electoral College System – 1980
You and Your National Government – 1980