Articles tagged with: Governor Kitzhaber

12 February 2015

What happens if Governor Kitzhaber does resign?

Posted in Local

Ore. -- We've had a lot of questions from viewers about what would happen if Governor John Kitzhaber does resign. Here's what we found. According to the Oregon Constitution, "in case of the removal ...

12 February 2015

Oregon Treasurer and Democratic leaders call for Kitzhaber to resign

Written by Matt Jordan, Posted in Local

Updated 2/12 2pm) Our NBC affiliate in Portland, KGW, also reports that Senate President Peter Courtney said that he and House Speaker Tina Kotek asked Kitzhaber to step down.  Ore. -- Thursday a ...

11 February 2015

Governor Kitzhaber has no intention of resigning

Posted in Local

Ore. -- The following is a statement from Governor Kitzhaber:  “Let me be as clear as I was last week, that I have no intention of resigning as Governor of the state of Oregon. I was elected to ...

16 October 2014

Oregon Republic Party files an ethics complaint against Governor Kitzhaber

Posted in Local, Politics

Ore. --- The Oregon Republican Party filed an ethics complaint today against Governor John Kitzhaber and his fiancé Cylvia Hayes.The complaint stems from recent questions raised about Hayes’s use ...

10 October 2014

Governor Kitzhaber reacts to Hayes' confession

Posted in Politics, U.S. & World News

Ore. --- Governor John Kitzhaber says he was caught off guard by his fiancé’s admission of an illegal marriage in her past.Oregon's first lady Cylvia Hayes admitted yesterday to helping an 18 yea ...

10 October 2014

Kitzhaber's fiancess admits to illegally marrying immigrant

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. --- (KGW) During a press conference Thursday afternoon, Portland's Governor Kitzhaber's fiancee admitted to illegally marrying an 18-year-old Ethiopian immigrant so that he could obta ...

06 August 2014

Governor Kitzhaber visits incident command for Beaver Complex Fire

Posted in Local

Governor Kitzhaber made a visit to incident command at Howard Prairie to get an update on the Beaver Complex fires. State Fire Marshals and local fire crews debriefed the Governor on progress made f ...

24 July 2014

Governor Kitzhaber: Marijuana or daycare

Posted in Local

Ore. -- Governor John Kitzhaber is taking steps to keep medical marijuana cardholders from operating home-based child care centers. Right now, five Oregon home-based daycare's are owned by people wh ...

07 May 2014

Governor Kitzhaber declares drought emergency in Jackson County

Posted in Local, Regional

Salem, Ore. -- Yesterday Governor Kitzhaber declared a drought emergency in Jackson County. Officials say Jackson County requested the emergency declaration this spring, and the The State Drought Co ...

18 April 2014

Water agreement signed

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local, Politics

Klamath Falls, Ore. - An historic agreement is signed that could help to ease water disputes in the Klamath Basin. The off-project water agreement is the third leg of a program that includes the KBR ...