What's Up with Betsy Johnson

by Betsy Johnson Oregon

Former legislator and long-time political observer Betsy Johnson of Oregon discusses issues of the day.

Podcast episodes

  • Season 2

  • Fundraising

    Fundraising

    Betsy talks about the ins and outs of fundraising.

  • Rainier, OMIC and I-5

    Rainier, OMIC and I-5

    Betsy updates efforts to preserve Rainier history. the Oregon Manufacturing Innovation Center and the status of a proposed project to widen I-5 in the Portland area

  • Darth Vader's sister, cell phone towers and independent expenditures

    Darth Vader's sister, cell phone towers and independent expenditures

    Betsy gives her thoughts on independent expenditures, the process of getting cell towers built, and an ongoing struggle with Multnomah County about rebuilding a house.

  • Reflecting on Oregon's primary election

    Reflecting on Oregon's primary election

    Betsy dissects the results of Oregon's May primary.

  • Season 1

  • How government works (or doesn't)

    How government works (or doesn't)

    Betsy discusses the often glacial pace of government, and gives several examples.