In recent years, retailers have been asked to pay ever-increasing costs of doing business while seeing much of their traditional business shrink. They also have invested heavily in new technology and service delivery models. State and local government should focus on helping with those difficult transitions rather than imposing additional costs on the delivery of goods and services.


Health Care

OBI supports legislation that ensures access to high-quality health care for Oregonians and reduces the total cost of health care. Rather than making significant new changes, policymakers should allow the effects of the recent Oregon Health Care expansion to unfold.