PBS News Hour

Oregon highlights political rift between rural, urban areas

The divide between rural and urban areas in the United States has been growing in recent decades with grievances and political consequences on both sides. Judy Woodruff traveled across Oregon to learn more about that rift for her series, America at a Crossroads.

Oregon highlights political rift between rural, urban areas

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