Sierra Club Goes Out On "Limb", Issues Joint Endorsement


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The Sierra Club did undecided Democratic voters no favors today by issuing a joint endorsement [PDF] to former Gov. John Kitzhaber and former Secretary of State Bill Bradbury in the Dems' gubernatorial primary. The organization, which claims nearly 20,000 members in Oregon, does some great work and justifiably thinks its backing means something to voters as evidenced by this discussion of the ...   More
 
Tuesday, April 27, 2010 NIGEL JAQUISS

Did Kitzhaber Mistakenly Submit His High School Yearbook Photo To Voters' Pamphlet?


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Former Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber (above, right) turned 63 earlier this year. And although he appears to be in excellent physical condition, when you see Kitzhaber in person, all the years the avid outdoorsman has spent fishing, rafting, hiking and running are evident in the lines on his face. That's what makes the Voters' Pamphlet arriving in mailboxes this week fascinating. State election ...   More
 
Friday, April 23, 2010 NIGEL JAQUISS

Bradbury Releases Second Ad, Still Hates LNG


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Former Secretary of State Bill Bradbury launched his second TV ad today. Bradbury, who is competing with former Gov. John Kitzhaber for the Democratic gubernatorial nomination, doesn't have a lot of money to spend heading into the May primary. He has $54,000 on hand, while Kitzhaber has more than ten times as much — $575,000. So what does Bradbury want voters to know about him this Earth ...   More
 
Thursday, April 22, 2010 NIGEL JAQUISS

Guess Who Kitzhaber Wants to Face in the General Election?


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Political junkies know that the political blog Blue Oregon can at times be a mouthpiece for clients of its co-founder Kari Chisholm. Chisholm's company, Mandate Media, creates websites for many Democratic politicians, including ex-Gov. John Kitzhaber, who is seeking the nomination for his old office (and yes, Chisholm discloses his affiliations when he posts on Blue Oregon). And since Blue ...   More
 
Thursday, April 22, 2010 NIGEL JAQUISS

GOP Gov Candidates: Alley Executes Three-Corner Bank Shot At City Club


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GOP gubernatorial candidates Allen Alley, Chris Dudley, John Lim and Bill Sizemore made their cases today at City Club of Portland for the party's nomination in the May 18 primary. While the candidates stuck closely to talking points, the closing section of the debate featured a classic moment. Candidates got a chance at that point to ask each other questions, which is often tricky because ...   More
 
Friday, April 16, 2010 NIGEL JAQUISS

Oregon Business Association Jumps Into Gov's Race


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The Oregon Business Association sprang up in 1999 as an alternative to Associated Oregon Industries, long the state's largest and most influential business lobby. The intriguing premise behind the group's formation was that OBA would be less conservative than AOI and include a stronger voice for Portland-area business leaders than AOI. OBA has walked a difficult path over the past decade, nowhere ...   More
 
Tuesday, April 20, 2010 NIGEL JAQUISS

Kitzhaber Sweeps To Big Victory Over Bradbury In Democratic Gubernatorial Primary (UPDATED with Bradbury scene)


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The only question about ex-Gov. John Kitzhaber on Tuesday night was when he would arrive at the Melody Ballroom to claim Oregon's Democratic gubernatorial primary. The co-hosts of his victory party at the Melody Ballroom on Southeast 6th and Alder, State Sen. Mark Hass (D-Beaverton) and Oregon Bus Project Director Caitlin Baggott stalled for time as large TV screens showed Kitzhaber enjoying ...   More
 
Tuesday, May 18, 2010 NIGEL JAQUISS

John Kitzhaber: The Video


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Here's the fourth installment of the taped interviews with Oregon gubernatorial candidates that ran during Candidates Gone Wild last week. Today, we present Democrat John Kitzhaber: [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=851eG303xuA[/youtube] Check back Sunday morning for the final installment with Republican Bill Sizemore. Meantime, check out the previous videos of Democrat Bill Bradbury ...   More
 
Saturday, May 8, 2010 HANK STERN

Bradbury Responds to Kitzhaber Ad Flap


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Today's WW includes a small item about a voter's concerns about former Gov. John Kitzhaber's first television ad of this gubernatorial primary season. Here's the ad: [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j-xnY2NluQ0&feature=player_embedded[/youtube] and here's the concern: Portland marketer Christy Maver is fuming about ex-Gov. John Kitzhaber's first TV ad in the May 18 Democratic ...   More
 
Wednesday, May 5, 2010 NIGEL JAQUISS

New Poll In Democratic Gubernatorial Primary Shows Kitzhaber Way Ahead


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Two major local employers, Nike and The Standard, asked the polling firm Davis, Hibbitts & Midghall to figure out how Democratic voters in Oregon are feeling about their party's two leading gubernatorial candidates. The results heading into the May 18 primary show that former Gov. John Kitzhaber is far ahead of former Secretary of State Bill Bradbury. Here's a summary of the polling firm's ...   More
 
Friday, April 30, 2010 NIGEL JAQUISS

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