Oregon Live

A little more than week after the election of Donald Trump, who campaigned on a pledge to deport millions of undocumented immigrants, Portland Public Schools is weighing whether to formally put limits on federal immigration officers' access to schools while also training staffers to help undocumented families. The proposal lands in the midst of an ongoing and controversial debate over immigration policy. Beyond Trump's call for mass deportations, the Republican president-elect has said he wants to build a wall along the Mexico border and end a temporary relief program for young adults brought into the country illegally.   Full story here

Supreme Court has spoken

Progressive champions in the House and the Senate are going on the offensive with the Women’s Health Protection Act. The bill, if passed, would protect a woman's right to decide for herself whether to continue or end a pregnancy, regardless of where she lives.