Housing Market

Oregon needs more construction and public sector workers to increase its housing stock. (Getty Images)

Housing will remain a top focus when the Oregon Legislature returns to work this month, a top Democratic lawmaker told the Capital Chronicle.

Rep. Julie Fahey, D-Eugene and the House majority leader, recently met with White House officials and more than dozen lawmakers from other states to discuss a housing crisis that exists across the nation but is felt most acutely on the West Coast.

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