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John Kitzhaber's Public Statements

Full Name: John Albert Kitzhaber
Office: Governor (OR), Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for Governor
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
Dec. 10, 2012 Special Session Press Conference Announcing Economic Impact Investment Act
Dec. 6, 2012 Oregon Wins "Race to the Top" Grant for Early Childhood Learning Programs
Nov. 30, 2012 Education First, Good Jobs, Lower Costs
Nov. 14, 2012 Green Build 2012
Oct. 20, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber addresses American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong
Oct. 18, 2012 Gresham Chamber of Commerce Economic Summit -- Building Economic Vitality: Our State, Our Region
Oct. 12, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber Leads Business Mission to China, Hong Kong, and Japan
Oct. 8, 2012 Gresham Chamber of Commerce Economic Summit -- Building Economic Vitality: Our State, Our Region
Oct. 8, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber Issues Executive Order on Wood Products
Sept. 28, 2012 League of Oregon Cities Annual Meeting
Sept. 12, 2012 Oregon Best Fest 2012
Sept. 10, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber's Response to "Stop Gillnets Now" Suspension of the "Yes on 81 Campaign"
Sept. 10, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber Orders Flags at Half-Staff in Remembrance of September 11, 2001
Aug. 18, 2012 Columbia River Crossing Project Identified in President Obama's We Can't Wait Initiative
Aug. 2, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber Signs Executive Order for Tobacco-free State Properties
July 18, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber announces Oregon Granted Waiver from No Child Left Behind
July 13, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber Announces New Workforce Strategic Plan for Oregon
July 13, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber Statement on Wildfires in Southeastern Oregon
July 9, 2012 Oregon's Federal Agreement on Health System Transformation Finalized
June 29, 2012 Gov. Gregoire, Gov. Kitzhaber Join Coast Guard in Inspection of Derelict Vessels
June 28, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber taps General Caldwell to lead Oregon Tsunami Debris Task Force
June 28, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber Statement on U.S. Supreme Court ACA Decision
June 25, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber Statement on Supreme Court Ruling on Arizona Immigration Law
June 5, 2012 Kitzhaber Plan Links Economic and Clean Energy Objectives
May 24, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber Names Tom Tuchmann to Key Forestry Post
May 23, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber Orders Flags at Half-Staff in Honor of Memorial Day
May 18, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber Launches New Tool for Expanding Businesses
May 14, 2012 Oregonians Support Public Safety Reform
May 3, 2012 Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber and Obama Administration Announce Agreement to Improve Care for Oregonians on Medicaid
April 26, 2012 Remarks by Governor Kitzhaber at the Port of Portland Gateway to the Globe Luncheon
April 25, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber Calls for Action on Coal Exports
April 25, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber Delivers Keynote Address to Future Energy Conference
April 11, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber Applauds Renewed Race to the Top Effort
April 9, 2012 Governor's Economic & Business Equity Office Releases Report on Small Business Contracting
April 6, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber and Treasurer Wheeler celebrate the signing of the Oregon Investment Act
March 19, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber and Google Partner to Help Small Companies Get Online
March 9, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber Signs Bill to Create New Health Insurance Marketplace
March 5, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber Applauds Oregon Legislature for Successful Session
March 2, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber Celebrates Return of Overseas Jobs to Expanding Oregon Furniture Manufacturer
March 2, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber Signs Landmark Bill to Deliver Better Health at a Lower Cost
Feb. 28, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber Statement on President's Memorandum for Secretary of the Interior
Feb. 23, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber Press Conference Transcript
Feb. 23, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber Applauds Legislature's Passage of Health Care Transformation
Feb. 16, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber Requests Federal Disaster Declaration
Feb. 16, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber Proposes Strategic Reductions to Balance Budget
Feb. 14, 2012 Health Care Reform Passes Key Vote
Feb. 10, 2012 Health Care Savings One Step Closer
Feb. 7, 2012 Address to Oregon League of Women Voters
Feb. 3, 2012 Two Oregon Projects Receive Expanded Funding for Forest Restoration and Jobs
Jan. 30, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber Announces Appointments of Lindsay Partridge and David Leith to the Marion County Circuit Court
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