standing room only in Harney County Judge Pete Runnels’ office during the Harney County Court meeting on April 10. The crowd gathered to discuss Ordinance 2019-86, Harney County’s Second Amendment preservation ordinance.
Measure No. 30-128 Umatilla County's Second Amendment Preservation Ordinance made it on the local ballot for the Nov. 6 2018 election which passed overwhelmingly.
Second Amendment Preservation Ordinance supporters gathered more than enough signatures to qualify the issue for the Nov. 6 ballot as Ballot Measure 22-174.
Union County became one of eight counties in Oregon to pass a controversial Second Amendment Preservation Ordinance on Tuesday.
Passed through referendum by public vote 'Second Amendment Preservation Ordinance'.
Voters in eight Oregon counties have passed ballot measures that set the stage to create what supporters call “gun rights sanctuary” counties.
It started in 2013 when the commissioners of Wallowa County enacted a Second Amendment Preservation Ordinance, followed by Wheeler County in 2015.
Umatilla County has already adopted a Second Amendment sanctuary resolution, along with 12 other counties in Oregon. They are Baker, Columbia, Coos, Curry, Douglas, Josephine, Klamath, Lake, Linn, Union, Wallowa and Wheeler counties.