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Greg Jayne

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Jayne: Laws, even when they confound, are indispensable

By Greg Jayne March 1, 2015 6 a.m.

So much for my vacation plans.

Jayne: Science is scary but not believing evidence is scarier

By Greg Jayne February 22, 2015 6 a.m.

OK, OK, I get it. Science can be scary. Science can be obtuse. Science can be overwhelming, and to a non-scientist such as myself, science can be confusing.

Jayne: Wreckage left by Kitzhaber affects Clark County, too

By Greg Jayne February 15, 2015 6 a.m.

There are questions. Of course there are questions. A governor doesn't resign amid scandal without leaving behind questions that will take months or years to answer.

Jayne: Seahawks' ill-fated pass heralded precious rite of passage

By Greg Jayne February 8, 2015 6 a.m.

It was a rite of passage.

Jayne: Councilors leave us without a prayer for good governing

By Greg Jayne February 1, 2015 6:01 a.m.

Personally, I prefer "E Pluribus Unum," but that's just me.

Jayne: Tim Eyman hopes that this year his initiatives pay off

By Greg Jayne January 25, 2015 6 a.m.

On a certain level, Tim Eyman is quite likable.

Jayne: Herrera Beutler smashes a lob out of reach to local GOP

By Greg Jayne January 18, 2015 6 a.m.

It was like a tennis match. A hopelessly one-sided tennis match, with Jaime Herrera Beutler playing the role of Serena Williams and the Clark County Republican Party looking like a weekend recreational player.

Jayne: We can do better — can our elected representatives?

By Greg Jayne January 11, 2015 6 a.m.

As the 114th Congress opens up shop, I am struck by one overwhelming thought: We can do better.

Jayne: Oil terminal proponents' argument is a tough sell

By Greg Jayne January 4, 2015 6:01 a.m.

I'm not sure I buy it.

Jayne: Insouciance of youth can inspire wisdom in adulthood

By Greg Jayne December 28, 2014 6 a.m.

Sometimes, inexplicably, you find yourself at the intersection of dumb and clever, of foolish and inspired, of gutsy but harmless. Sometimes you arrive at a moment that will create a memorable story for years to come.

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