Thanks to Ballot Access News for this info:
Oregon House Passes National Popular Vote Bill
March 12th, 2009
On March 12, the Oregon House passed HB 2588 by a vote of 39-19. This is the National Popular Vote bill…
Background from OPB News:
…Any state that signs up with the National Popular Vote movement pledges to give its Electoral College votes to the Presidential candidate who wins the most overall votes nationwide.
If enough states agree, the U.S. would avoid situations like what happened in 2000 when George W. Bush won the Electoral College vote despite losing the popular vote to Al Gore…