Impact of Government Shutdown Topic of Eastern Oregon Forum


The Eastern Oregon Forum will present After the Shutdown: The Significance of Federal Employment in Eastern Oregon on Tuesday, March 19 at Blue Mountain Community College in Pendleton. The featured speaker is Chris Rich, Eastern Oregon regional economist with the Oregon Employment Department.

The presentation begins at 7 p.m. in the Science and Technology Building, room ST-200. The cost for the series of four forums is $15 per person, $25 per couple, or $5 per forum at the door. Students are free.

The program is offered as part of BMCC’s annual Arts and Culture Festival. For more information about the EO Forum, call Karen Parker at 541-966-3177.