People's Power League

The People’s Power League of Oregon was a progressive organization which advocated for multiple political causes including the initiative and referendum process (“direct legislation”) and citizen recall of elected officials. One of founders of the League was William U’Ren.

Initiative petitions for constitutional amendments and anti-pass law prepared...
Initiative petitions for constitutional amendments and anti-pass law prepared...
Creator: People's Power League
Date: [1906]
This archived document is maintained by the Oregon State Library as part of the Oregon Documents Depository Program. It is for informational purposes and may not be suitable for legal purposes., Initiative and referendum on local, special and municipal laws and parts of laws; constitutional amendment giving cities and towns excusive power to enact and amend their charters; constitutional amendment to allow state printing, binding and printer's compensation to be regulated by law at any time; ; constitutional amendment giving one Legislative assembly power to propose and submit to the people amendments to the constitution, and making it the Governor's duty to proclaim and adoption of amendments, and requiring people's approval before constitutional convention can be called; bill for a law prohibiting free passes and discrimination by public service corporations, Mode of access: Internet from the Oregon Government Publications Collection.
Initiative petitions: measures prepared and circulated by the People's Power...
Initiative petitions: measures prepared and circulated by the People's Power...
Creator: People's Power League
Date: [1908]
This archived document is maintained by the Oregon State Library as part of the Oregon Documents Depository Program. It is for informational purposes and may not be suitable for legal purposes., Mode of access: Internet from the Oregon Government Publications Collection.
Introductory letter, addition explanation, bill for a law and suggested amendments...
Introductory letter, addition explanation, bill for a law and suggested amendments...
Creator: People's Power League
Date: [1909]
This archived document is maintained by the Oregon State Library as part of the Oregon Documents Depository Program. It is for informational purposes and may not be suitable for legal purposes., Mode of access: Internet from the Oregon Government Publications Collection.
Introductory letter, with draft of proposed constitutional amendment for basing...
Introductory letter, with draft of proposed constitutional amendment for basing...
Creator: People's Power League
Date: [1921]
This archived document is maintained by the Oregon State Library as part of the Oregon Documents Depository Program. It is for informational purposes and may not be suitable for legal purposes., Mode of access: Internet from the Oregon Government Publications Collection.
Introductory letter: draft of suggested amendment to the constitution of Oregon...
Introductory letter: draft of suggested amendment to the constitution of Oregon...
Creator: People's Power League
Date: 1911
This archived document is maintained by the Oregon State Library as part of the Oregon Documents Depository Program. It is for informational purposes and may not be suitable for legal purposes., Copies also in D.L. 321.42, no.44 and 321.5, no.20, Mode of access: Internet from the Oregon Government Publications Collection.
Introductory statement: arguments and suggested amendments to the constitution...
Introductory statement: arguments and suggested amendments to the constitution...
Creator: People's Power League
Date: [1905]
This archived document is maintained by the Oregon State Library as part of the Oregon Documents Depository Program. It is for informational purposes and may not be suitable for legal purposes., First printed form of the League, Mode of access: Internet from the Oregon Government Publications Collection.
Introductory statements and draft of suggested amendments to the constitution...
Introductory statements and draft of suggested amendments to the constitution...
Creator: People's Power League
Date: [1908]
This archived document is maintained by the Oregon State Library as part of the Oregon Documents Depository Program. It is for informational purposes and may not be suitable for legal purposes., Mode of access: Internet from the Oregon Government Publications Collection.
The  People's Power League of Oregon respectfully asks your vote for the amendments...
The People's Power League of Oregon respectfully asks your vote for the amendments...
Creator: People's Power League
Date: [1906]
This archived document is maintained by the Oregon State Library as part of the Oregon Documents Depository Program. It is for informational purposes and may not be suitable for legal purposes., Mode of access: Internet from the Oregon Government Publications Collection.
Suggested amendments to the constitution of Oregon and the anti-pass law
Suggested amendments to the constitution of Oregon and the anti-pass law
Creator: People's Power League
Date: [Dec. 9, 1905]
This archived document is maintained by the Oregon State Library as part of the Oregon Documents Depository Program. It is for informational purposes and may not be suitable for legal purposes., "Second printed form of the League measures.", Mode of access: Internet from the Oregon Government Publications Collection.
We ask your vote for the direct primary nominating election law, no. 302 on...
We ask your vote for the direct primary nominating election law, no. 302 on...
Creator: People's Power League
Date: [19??]
This archived document is maintained by the Oregon State Library as part of the Oregon Documents Depository Program. It is for informational purposes and may not be suitable for legal purposes., Mode of access: Internet from the Oregon Government Publications Collection.
[Pamphlet issued in 1910, containing Judge McGinn's speech against the assembly...
[Pamphlet issued in 1910, containing Judge McGinn's speech against the assembly...
Creator: People's Power League
Date: [1910]
This archived document is maintained by the Oregon State Library as part of the Oregon Documents Depository Program. It is for informational purposes and may not be suitable for legal purposes., Has no cover and t.-p. p.1 begins: Please read and order another p, Mode of access: Internet from the Oregon Government Publications Collection.
[People's power and public taxation.]
[People's power and public taxation.]
Creator: People's Power League
Date: [1910]
This archived document is maintained by the Oregon State Library as part of the Oregon Documents Depository Program. It is for informational purposes and may not be suitable for legal purposes., Mode of access: Internet from the Oregon Government Publications Collection.