Insider Index: This week in Salem, by the numbers
Here are 10 numbers that illustrate some of this week's big, and small, Oregon political stories.
• 800: Approximate number of exhibitors at the Governor's Marketplace Conference, encouraging small and diverse businesses to pursue state contracts, in Salem on Thursday.
• 3: Executive orders the governor has signed so far this year.
• $426 million: Additional money that the Secure Rural Schools payments will provide to rural areas in the next two years, approved as part of the Congressional spending package this week.
• 90: Days former U.S. Attorney for Oregon Amanda Marshall will be barred from practicing law for lying about a sexual relationship with an employee in her office, according to The Oregonian.
• 6: Length of a new docuseries on Netflix, "Wild Wild Country," that traces the story of the followers of the Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh that took up residence in rural Central Oregon.
• 14,550: Oregon Department of Corrections inmates.
• 4,650: Flue vaccines for inmates purchased this season.
• 4,550: Flue vaccines administered to inmates.
• 1: Inmates who died of the flu, according to Willamette Week.
• 43: Initiative petition number assigned Thursday to advocates seeking a ban on "assault weapons" on the statewide ballot on November.