New Studies Put Oregon's Economy In Discouraging Perspective

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1
Spell Check! And yes, I am a jerk.
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There are only twelve people in North Dakota, though, so those numbers are skewed.
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Are our taxes considered super high or super low? I've heard both.
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Our taxes, political status, and many other things, are considered very similar to those in New England. With one glaring exception - we don't have any decent universities here.
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"we don't have any decent universities here."

Or Fortune 500 corporations. Or major industries. Or major tourist attractions.
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and to add to #2 @Todd Mecklem's defense-of-nodak, they also have a ton of oil money, a really progressive state bank system that Steve Novick has wanted to bring to Oregon, and a burgeoning wind turbine scene.