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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
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
Jan. 26, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber Appoints Brian C. Dretke to 10th Judicial District
Jan. 23, 2012 Oregon Sets its Own Course on Education Reform
Jan. 18, 2012 Unemployment Drops Below Nine Percent
Jan. 13, 2012 Oregon State of the State Address 2012
Jan. 11, 2012 Governor Kitzhaber Joined President at White House "Insourcing American Jobs" Forum
Dec. 15, 2011 Gov. Malloy Joins 15 Other Governors to Urge Extension of Unemployment Compensation
Dec. 13, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Releases Recommendations to Streamline and Improve Regulatory and Permitting Processes in Oregon
Dec. 12, 2011 Oregon Business Summit 2011
Dec. 12, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Gives Update on Oregon Business Plan, Recommends Actions to Grow Economy
Dec. 7, 2011 Columbia River Crossing Takes Major Step Forward
Dec. 6, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Orders flags at Half-Staff for Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day
Dec. 1, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Outlines Legislative and Management Proposals to Pursue Educational Excellence and Student Success
Nov. 28, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Statement in Support of State Board of Higher Education
Nov. 22, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Issues Reprieve - Calls for Action on Capital Punishment
Nov. 18, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Applauds Senate Confirmation of Oregon Education Investment Board
Nov. 17, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Statement on November Revenue Forecast
Nov. 12, 2011 Oregon School Boards Association Annual Convention
Nov. 11, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber to Celebrate Veterans Day and Participate in the City of Albany's Veterans Day Parade
Nov. 10, 2011 Funding Boosts Cool Schools
Nov. 10, 2011 State and Region Work with Central Oregon Truck Company to Retain Jobs
Nov. 3, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Testimony Before the Board of Forestry
Oct. 20, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Applauds Oregon's National Career Readiness Program As It Reaches Key Milestone
Oct. 13, 2011 Reopening of Coos Bay Rail Line Helps Boost South Coast Economy
Oct. 5, 2011 Oregon Leadership Unites Behind Legislation to Extend County Payments Program
Oct. 4, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Highlights the Important Role of States in Driving National Health Care Reform
Oct. 4, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber in D.C. to Stress the Role States Play in Driving National Health Care Reform
Sept. 28, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Visits Innovative Manufacturer in Eugene
Sept. 23, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Statement on Federal No Child Left Behind Waiver Announcement
Sept. 21, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Heads to Shanghai to Promote Oregon Businesses
Sept. 15, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Talks Trade with South Korean Prime Minister
Sept. 9, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber backs American Jobs Act
Sept. 9, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Orders Flags at Half-Staff in Remembrance of September 11, 2001
Sept. 8, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber leads business mission to China, South Korea, and Japan
Sept. 6, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Details Education Improvement Plans to Springfield Teachers and Community Leaders
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
Aug. 26, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Statement on August Revenue Forecast
Aug. 22, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Moves Forward with Education and Health Care Reform
Aug. 19, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Invokes Emergency Conflagration Act in Response to North River Road Fire
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
Aug. 8, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Statement on the Passing of Senator Mark Hatfield
Aug. 3, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Sets Special Election to Fill First Congressional District Seat
July 26, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Statement on the Pending Vacancy in the First Congressional District
July 25, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Asks U.S. Supreme Court to Review Forest Roads Ruling
July 19, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Issues Statement on Tentative Agreement with AFSCME
July 18, 2011 Oregon's Marine Reserves Moving Forward
July 15, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Anounces 3,855 Oregon Jobs Funded by Recovery Act
June 30, 2011 Landmark Health Care Legislation to Offer Better Care, Reduced Cost
June 30, 2011 Governor Kitzhaber Issues Sine Die Statement
June 24, 2011 Healthcare Transformation Moves to House Floor
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