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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.

Here are 10 numbers that illustrate some of this week's big, and small, Oregon political stories.

• 58: Oregonians who died from opioid-related causes in 2000, according to a lawsuit filed by Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum against Purdue Pharma this week, citing figures compiled by The Oregonian.

• 271: In 2015.

• 3 million: The approximate number of opioid prescriptions issued in the state in 2015.

• $10 million: Approximate amount of funds the Trump administration moved from the federal disaster budget to pay for expanded immigrant detention facilities, according to OPB. U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., revealed the funding shift Tuesday night on prime time as the Carolinas prepared for Hurricane Florence.

• $106.2 million: Amount of "questionable spending" that Secretary of State Dennis Richardson says his office has found since he was sworn in last year.

• 10: Terms U.S. Rep. Greg Walden, R-Ore., has served in Congress. His Democratic challenger, Jamie McLeod-Skinner, received the Independent Party of Oregon's endorsement this week.

• 142: Requests the Oregon Department of Transportation says it received this year for state funding to make kids' walking and biking routes to school safer.

• 50,000: Number of electric vehicles the state wants to have on the roads by 2020. September 8-16 is National Drive Electric Week, according to the Oregon Department of Energy.

• 1,250: Approximate number of charging stations in the state.

• 21,034: Acres of the Mt. Hood National Forest that have closed while officials search for a cougar that they believe killed a 55-year-old hiker, Diana Bober, late last month, according to Willamette Week.