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Tue January 25, 2011
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Evenly Divided Oregon House Elects Co-Speakers

Oregon legislature opens Feb. 1 with an unusual power-sharing arrangement. Since the House is evenly split between Democrats and Republicans, they've elected co-speakers of the House. The Northwest News Network's Chris Lehman reports that people there are optimistic this solution will lead to more collaborative politics.

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