Alexander Matthews

Last Tuesday, Oregon voters elected Tina Kotek- the former Speaker of the Oregon House of Representatives and will be one of the nation’s first openly lesbian governors-  in the state’s most closely-watched election in decades.

The three main gubernatorial candidates, from left to right: Tina Kotek(D), Betsy Johnson(I), and Christine Drazan(R)

Hiathan Nguyen

Betty White, often called “The First Lady of Television,” was a phenomenal actress and inspiration to many. White was known for her hilarious, witty, crude style of acting, which she continued through 2019. She lived to be 99 and passed away on December 31st, less than three weeks before her 100th birthday.