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John Kitzhaber's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

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
Aug. 27, 2014 Governor Kitzhaber: "Even As the Recovery Gains Steam, We Must Continue Our Focus on Family-Wage Jobs"
July 24, 2014 Why I'm Running
July 18, 2014 Governor Kitzhaber Breaks Ground on Expansion that Brings Hundreds of New Jobs to Oregon
June 17, 2014 Gov. Kitzhaber: "Oregon's Economic Recovery is on Track"
April 15, 2014 Governor Kitzhaber's Statement on Oregon Economy Reaching Fastest Pace in Eight Years
Feb. 25, 2014 Governor Kitzhaber Praises Legislative Action on Workforce Training Programs
Jan. 1, 2014 Why I'm Running
July 30, 2013 Governor Kitzhaber Issues Workforce Executive Order to Encourage Job Growth and Talent Development
Jan. 14, 2013 2013 Oregon State of the State Address
Oct. 8, 2012 Gresham Chamber of Commerce Economic Summit -- Building Economic Vitality: Our State, Our Region
July 13, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber Announces New Workforce Strategic Plan for Oregon
Jan. 18, 2012 Unemployment Drops Below Nine Percent
Jan. 11, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber Joined President at White House "Insourcing American Jobs" Forum
Oct. 20, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Applauds Oregon's National Career Readiness Program As It Reaches Key Milestone
Sept. 9, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber backs American Jobs Act
Sept. 6, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Lays out Education Improvement Plans in Address to Springfield Teachers and Community Leaders
Sept. 5, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Issues Labor Day Statement
June 16, 2011 Key Jobs and Economy Bill En Route to the Governor
June 14, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Statement on May Job Growth
Feb. 16, 2011 Governor Highlights Progress on Job Creation, Legislation on Industrial Lands and Tax Policy In Meeting with Leading Oregon Manufacturers
Feb. 11, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber welcomes President Obama's visit to Oregon
Aug. 24, 2010 Connect Oregonians to Jobs through Training
Aug. 12, 2010 Community Colleges and Work Force Training
June 29, 2010 Experience Creating Jobs
May 27, 2010 Mail Tribune - Kitzhaber Gets Down to Business
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Jobs & Innovation
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: The Goal: Getting Oregonians Back to Work
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