Governor Visits Southern Oregon

MEDFORD, Ore. — Governor John Kitzhaber is hoping to increase economic development and job creation in Southern Oregon. Kitzhaber was in Medford this afternoon and met with development leaders in the area and toured the development hub downtown. Recent studies show there are more new jobs in the state, but Kitzhaber says some regions like … Continue reading »

Proposal to End Cover Oregon Coming

MEDFORD, Ore. — Cover Oregon’s website continues to be only partially functional, leaving those needing coverage to fill out paper applications by hand until the website is fully up and running. Recently Governor Kitzhaber said he learned of the problems in October of 2013. Representative Dennis Richardson said he personally shared his concerns to the … Continue reading »

Kitzhaber Approved For Speeches

SALEM, Ore. — A state ethics commission says, Governor John Kitzhaber can accept fees for delivering health-policy speeches. The announcement was made Thursday, by the Oregon Government Ethics Commission, that the governor can earn outside income under a few conditions. He will be allowed as long as he does it on his own time, does … Continue reading »