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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.

2: State representatives stripped of key committee assignments this week by Speaker of the House Tina Kotek, D-Portland.

16: New voting age proposed by state lawmakers this week.

10: Minimum amount, in cents, stores in Oregon would have to charge for each recyclable paper bag issued to customers under a proposed statewide ban on plastic bags, according to the Statesman-Journal.

390,000: Oregonians registered under the state's automatic voter registration law in 2017, according to the AP.

1/2: Of those, the amount of voters who are younger than 40.

14: States that have implemented automatic voter registration since Oregon's pioneering law, the AP reports. Washington, D.C. has as well.

2652: Oregon House Bill that would require people to wear helmets while whitewater rafting, according to KTVZ.

93: Percent of average snowpack in Oregon as of Feb. 15, a jump from 73 percent at the end of January, according to the AP.

8,360: Cows sold at auction Tuesday after the sale of Lost Valley Farm, an Oregon megadairy plagued by problems, according to the Statesman-Journal.

54: Vendors at the Portland airport, according to Willamette Week. Thirty-three are local.