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John Kitzhaber's Public Statements on Issue: Education

Full Name: John Albert Kitzhaber
Office: Governor (OR), Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Working Families, Democratic for Governor
Primary May 20, 2014
General Nov. 4, 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
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Jobs & Economy
July 24, 2014 Why I'm Running
June 26, 2014 Governor Kitzhaber Announces U.S. Department of Labor Grant to Train Unemployed Oregonians for High-Demand Jobs
May 27, 2014 Oregon Early Learning Council Invests in Kindergarten Readiness and Innovation
May 15, 2014 Governor Kitzhaber Visits Quality-Rated pPeschool to Highlight Statewide Efforts to Improve Early Learning Programs
March 7, 2014 Governor Kitzhaber Congratulates the Oregon State Legislature on the Successful Completion of the 2014 Legislative Session
Feb. 25, 2014 Governor Kitzhaber Praises Legislative Action on Workforce Training Programs
Jan. 1, 2014 Why I'm Running
Aug. 2, 2013 Oregon Awarded Supplemental Race to the Top Early Learning Challenge Grant
July 17, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, U.S. House of Representatives - Immigration Reform
July 6, 2013 Key Early Learning Bill Passes Senate
June 27, 2013 Key Education Bills Pass House
June 25, 2013 Key Early Learning Bill Passes House
Feb. 22, 2013 Governor Kitzhaber applauds House approval of House Bill 278
Dec. 6, 2012 Oregon Wins "Race to the Top" Grant for Early Childhood Learning Programs
Feb. 7, 2012 Address to Oregon League of Women Voters
Dec. 12, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Gives Update on Oregon Business Plan, Recommends Actions to Grow Economy
Dec. 1, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Outlines Legislative and Management Proposals to Pursue Educational Excellence and Student Success
Sept. 6, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Details Education Improvement Plans to Springfield Teachers and Community Leaders
Aug. 22, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Moves Forward with Education and Health Care Reform
June 30, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Issues Sine Die Statement
June 21, 2011 Education Improvement Agenda to Become Law
June 20, 2011 Cool Schools Unanimously Approved by Legislature
June 17, 2011 Education Agenda Moving
June 14, 2011 Innovative Education Bill Moves Forward
May 27, 2011 Oregon's Education Improvement Agenda Takes a Step Forward
May 10, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Stresses the Importance of Technology in Education
April 28, 2011 Make It Your Business Breakfast
April 27, 2011 Salem Rotary Club
April 21, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Commends Senate Committee Passage of Oregon Education Investment Board and Signs K-12 Budget
April 19, 2011 Blog - My First 100 Days
April 14, 2011 The Portland Tribune - Education Plan Worth Exploring
April 6, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Applauds Senate's Bipartisan Approval of Senate Bill 552
April 5, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Urges Legislature to Take Critical First Step to Transform Education in Oregon
March 29, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Statement regarding the Ways and Means Co-Chairs' Budget
March 4, 2011 Kitzhaber Calls for Action in City Club Speech
Feb. 11, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Launches Early Childhood to College Education Strategy
Jan. 10, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber's Inaugural Remarks
Sept. 24, 2010 KEZI.com - John Kitzhaber Puts Early Childhood Education at the Top of the List
Sept. 7, 2010 KOHD News - John Kitzhaber Reveals His Budget Plan
Aug. 31, 2010 World Class Training and Support for Educators
Aug. 30, 2010 Transforming Primary and Secondary Education
Aug. 16, 2010 Early Childhood Education is Vital
July 28, 2010 Reforming the Education Budget System
July 28, 2010 Invest in Education, Invest in our Future
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Education
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: The Governor's Budget
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