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Location: * West, Oregon
Beat: Oregon state legislature, with special focus on the tech boom and the crisis in housing affordability
Position: This beat concerns how state and local governments are trying to respond to the cascade of issues, both good and bad, that have resulted from the tech boom not only in the West but in states such as Massachusetts, Colorado, Texas and North Carolina. Housing is a special focus of this reporter.
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