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Emails: Ex-Oregon Governor's Fiancee Played Active State Role

AP | By JONATHAN J. COOPER | Posted 04.04.2015 | Politics

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The fiancee of former Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber, who recently stepped down amid a scandal, was active and involved in his admini...

Feds Investigate Scandal-Plagued Oregon Governor

AP | Posted 02.17.2015 | Politics

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Just hours after Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber announced his decision to resign, a subpoena arrived in a state office building confi...

Meet America's First Openly Bisexual Governor

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 02.13.2015 | Politics

When Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber (D) resigns from office Wednesday, his replacement, Democratic Secretary of State Kate Brown, will make history the na...

Oregon Governor Walks Out Of Interview Over Questions About State's Health Care Website

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

KATU News' exclusive one-on-one interview with Democratic Gov. John Kitzhaber ended abruptly Thursday when the station's interviewer asked about probl...

Secession Is for Losers

Carl Pope | Posted 07.29.2013 | Green
Carl Pope

Oregon is the smallest of the Pacific states, but Kitzhaber has the broadest vision. He wants to forge California, Oregon and Washington into a partnership that leads the entire U.S. into a sustainable, clean energy future.

Lawmakers' 'Rushed' Catering To Big Company Criticized

AP | JONATHAN J. COOPER | Posted 12.15.2012 | Politics

SALEM, Ore. -- A deal proposed by Nike Inc. to create hundreds of jobs in Oregon in exchange for a guarantee that the state won't change a favorable c...

Lucia Graves

Pot Advocates Celebrate Big Victory In Oregon

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucia Graves | Posted 05.16.2012 | Politics

Pro-pot groups have reason to celebrate: Ellen Rosenblum, a retired appellate court judge who's been vocal in her support for Oregon's medical marijua...

Leadership

Diann Rust-Tierney | Posted 01.23.2012 | Crime
Diann Rust-Tierney

In the best tradition of leadership, Governor Kitzhaber has articulated a vision of a criminal justice system that is fair, reliable and accountable.

Oregon Governor Declares Moratorium On Death Penalty

AP | JONATHAN J. COOPER | Posted 01.22.2012 | Crime

SALEM, Ore. — Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber on Tuesday imposed a moratorium on the death penalty for the remainder of his term, saying he's morally...