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John Kitzhaber's Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

Full Name: John Albert Kitzhaber
Office: Governor (OR), Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for Governor
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Sharon; 1 Child: Logan
Birth Date: 03/05/1947
Birth Place: Colfax, WA
Home City: Salem, OR
Religion: Non Denomination
Date Title
July 3, 2014 ​Governor Corbett Issues Statement on House Passage of HB 1177
June 3, 2014 Governor Kitzhaber Praises Sustainability Certification for Oregon Trawl Fishery
March 10, 2014 Oregon Small Business Lending Programs Awarded Additional $5.6 Million
March 7, 2014 Governor Kitzhaber Announces $1 Million Loan to Support Jobs and Reopen Rough and Ready Lumber in Cave Junction
July 30, 2013 Governor Kitzhaber Issues Workforce Executive Order to Encourage Job Growth and Talent Development
March 14, 2013 Oregon identified as a leader in the U.S. manufacturing resurgence
Feb. 19, 2013 Governor Kitzhaber praises Oracle's commitment to job retention and job creation at its Hillsboro facility
Feb. 13, 2013 Governor Kitzhaber praises ConAgra Foods Lamb Weston's Boardman expansion plans
Jan. 30, 2013 Governor Kitzhaber praises DuPont Pioneer's expansion and new jobs in Eastern Oregon
Jan. 1, 2013 Executive Order 13-01: Oregon Small Business Advisory Council
Dec. 10, 2012 Special Session Press Conference Announcing Economic Impact Investment Act
Dec. 10, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber Calls Special Legislative Session to Secure Jobs and Investment
May 18, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber Launches New Tool for Expanding Businesses
April 26, 2012 Remarks by Governor Kitzhaber at the Port of Portland Gateway to the Globe Luncheon
April 9, 2012 Governor's Economic & Business Equity Office Releases Report on Small Business Contracting
March 19, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber and Google Partner to Help Small Companies Get Online
March 2, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber Celebrates Return of Overseas Jobs to Expanding Oregon Furniture Manufacturer
Dec. 13, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Releases Recommendations to Streamline and Improve Regulatory and Permitting Processes in Oregon
Sept. 28, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Visits Innovative Manufacturer in Eugene
Aug. 16, 2011 U.S. Department of the Treasury, Governor Kitzhaber Announce Funds to Spur $165 Million in New Lending to Oregon Small Businesses, Help Create Jobs
June 14, 2011 Jobs and Economy Agenda Moving
June 10, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Applauds Unanimous House passage of Cool Schools
June 9, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Statement on the Senate Passage of SB 766
June 7, 2011 Consumers and Small Business will Benefit from Passage of Oregon Health Insurance Exchange
June 3, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Statement on the Joint Ways and Means Committee's Passage of the Cool School Initiative, HB 2960
June 3, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Statement on the Joint Ways and Means Committee's Passage of SB 766
April 29, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Applauds House Passage of the Buy Oregon First Bill
April 19, 2011 Blog - My First 100 Days
April 11, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Promotes Job Creation in Southern Oregon
March 14, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber highlights Job Creation, Education and Economic Development in Central Oregon
March 10, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Invites Oregon Chamber to Join and Champion Economic Growth in Oregon
March 4, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Calls Oregonians to Action
Feb. 24, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber and Business Oregon Unveil Business-friendly Web Tools and Services
Jan. 11, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Initiates Job Creation Action Items as First Act in Office
Sept. 8, 2010 KATU - Kitzhaber Talks Jobs, Economy with KATU.com
Sept. 2, 2010 Statesman Journal - Kitzhaber Details Ideas for Oregon's Economic Growth
Aug. 24, 2010 Help Companies Access Capital to Grow
July 19, 2010 The Associated Press - Oregon Gubernatorial Hopeful Kitzhaber Calls Self "a Uniter'
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Jobs & Innovation
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