How Kitzhaber’s re-election campaign secretly shaped state policy around Cover Oregon.
Gov. John Kitzhaber used campaign advisers to secretly
direct his administration’s response to Cover Oregon, the state’s failed
$250 million health insurance exchange.
We herewith collate—with minimal commentary—the most cogent, interesting, thoughtful, strange or witty comments to have washed up on our virtual shores this week. Congratulations, commenters: You have won nothing but our esteem. 5. The GMO debate continues in our comments section. Boy does it ever. One reader is voting with people he/she does not necessarily agree with:Boreal Explorer writes:I ...
Conservatives want to know why an Oregon National Guard jacket with Gov. John Kitzhaber’s name on it ended up at Goodwill.
It’s a size medium military jacket, with an Oregon
National Guard emblem and a camouflage pattern that’s no longer used.
Over the left front pocket is an embroidered patch that says Governor,
A memoir reveals the personal side—and political failings—of Oregon’s first woman governor.
Former Gov. Barbara Roberts’ new memoir, Up the Capitol Steps, is the most frustrating of books.
For 200 pages, it’s
the revealing, tender and intimate life story of Oregon’s first female
If Democratic gubernatorial candidate John Kitzhaber is going to stay even in the fund-raising race with Republican candidate Chris Dudley, he's going to need a lot of help from Oregon unions. This week, he picked up a $20,000 donation from the Oregon Nurses Association. But still to weigh in with its wallet is the heavyweight Oregon Education Association, which is backing Kitzhaber in the ...