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  1. Salem Musical Chairs: Department of Energy Director Moving to Treasury, Replaced by AssistantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 16 | Willamette Week

    ... followed the scandal-plagued issuance of more than $1 billion of business energy tax credits. When then-Gov. John Kitzhaber appointed Kaplan to his position in November 2014, he became the agency's fifth director in six years. To replace Kaplan, at ...

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  2. Former Port of Portland Executive Director Bill Wyatt Picked to Run Salt Lake AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | Willamette Week

    ... executive director of what is now the Portland Business Alliance and longtime chief of staff to former Gov. John Kitzhaber during Kitzhaber's first two terms, Wyatt was considered a front-runner for the newly created position of president and CEO of ...

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  3. Oregon DOJ settles suit filed by top civil rights lawyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | The News-Review

    ... married to Erious Johnson. She alleged that she was improperly fired in 2014 as a spokeswoman for then-Gov. John Kitzhaber. A Roseburg woman is one of 61 volunteers from the American Red Cross in Oregon and southwest Washington who have been ...

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  4. Oregon settles suits with civil rights director, ex-Kitzhaber aideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | The Oregonian

    ... to Erious Johnson. She alleged she was improperly pushed out of her job as a spokeswoman for then-Gov. John Kitzhaber. Under the settlements, Kitzhaber, Rosenblum and other defendants will not have to admit fault. Johnson also signed paperwork ...

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  5. Oregon's state schools chief steps downRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | OregonLive.com

    ... took office in February 2015. Michael Jordan, the state's chief operating officer and an ally of former Gov. John Kitzhaber, resigned less than a month after Brown took office. Two directors of the state's human services agency, Erinn Kelley-Siel ...

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  6. Warchests in governor's 2018 race top $3 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 10 | Bend Bulletin

    ... keep financial pace with Brown, the 2018 governor's race could top the record $16 million raised and spent by John Kitzhaber and Chris Dudley in 2010. The biggest single donation to a candidate is the $1.5 million given in October 2010 from the ...

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  7. Republican Lori Chavez-DeRemer will not run for Oregon governor in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 10 | OregonLive.com

    ... reelection to her first full term next year, after she won election in 2016 to the remainder of former Gov. John Kitzhaber's term. Brown was secretary of state when Kitzhaber resigned in 2015. So far, Brown does not face any serious Democratic ...

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  8. Kate Brown's body man vs. Veep Selina Meyer's: similarities and differencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 29 | OregonLive.com

    ... in temporarily at events. The permanent job they're now filling pays $36,924 to $51,840 annually. Former Gov. John Kitzhaber didn't have a traveling executive assistant, but he also "wasn't as busy as governor Brown," said Chris Pair, Brown's ...

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  9. Capitol RoundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 27 | Bend Bulletin

    ... Brown. It's a good start toward breaking the record of $16 million spent in the 2010 governor's race in which John Kitzhaber beat former NBA player Chris Dudley. Now, a few notes from around Planet Salem and beyond: The Multnomah County Republican ...

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  10. Dennis Richardson plans trade mission partly paid by Chinese governmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 27 | OregonLive.com

    ... for the agency. Tim McCabe, who headed Oregon's economic development agency under Govs. Ted Kulongoski and John Kitzhaber, said his agency would "never" allow an official's travel or hotel expenses to be paid by a foreign government. Richardson, who ...

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  11. Correction: Oregon-Gubernatorial Race storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 26 | NewsOK.com

    ... held the state's second-highest elected office, secretary of state, became governor in 2015 when then Gov. John Kitzhaber, a Democrat, resigned amid an influence-peddling inquiry. She then ran in 2016 to fill the remaining two years of Kitzhaber's ...

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  12. Oregon governor casts herself as counterweight to TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 25 | NewsOK.com

    ... held the state's second-highest elected office, secretary of state, became governor in 2015 when then Gov. John Kitzhaber, a Democrat, resigned amid an influence-peddling inquiry. She then ran in 2016 to fill the remaining two years of Kitzhaber's ...

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  13. Oregon Gov. Kate Brown announces bid for re-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 25 | The Columbian

    Brown, who made the announcement Monday via a press statement and a YouTube video, ran for the same office in last November's election. That's because on Feb. 18, 2015, she shifted over from being Oregon's secretary of state to governor when John Kitzhaber resigned the state's top office amid an influence-peddling inquiry.

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  14. Gov. Kate Brown Officially Announces Bid for Re-Election in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 25 | Willamette Week

    In an announcement that is a pure formality and a surprise to nobody, Gov. Kate Brown this morning announced that she will seek re-election in 2018. Brown, a Democrat and former Senate majority leader representing Portland, was in her second term as Oregon's secretary of state when former Gov. John Kitzhaber resigned in February 2015.

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  15. Kate Brown announces she will seek reelectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 25 | OregonLive.com

    ... of state when she rose to the governorship under unusual circumstances in February 2015, after then-Gov. John Kitzhaber resigned amid an influence scandal related to his fiancee Cylvia Hayes. Brown then won election in 2016 to the last two years of ...

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  16. Brown will run for governor in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 25 | Bend Bulletin

    ... public meeting. Brown, 57, has been governor since February 2015. As Secretary of State, she succeeded Gov. John Kitzhaber, who resigned amid allegations of influence peddling. She won a special election last November to fill the final two years of ...

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  17. Brown, Buehler build war chests in race for governor of OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | The Columbian

    ... campaign manager. She shifted over from being Oregon's secretary of state to governor on Feb. 18, 2015, when John Kitzhaber resigned amid an influence-peddling inquiry. She then had to run in the 2016 primary and election to fill the remaining two ...

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  18. Candidates in Oregon's top election race building war chests - Thu, 21 Sep 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... campaign manager. She shifted over from being Oregon's secretary of state to governor on Feb. 18, 2015, when John Kitzhaber resigned amid an influence-peddling inquiry. She then had to run in the 2016 primary and election to fill the remaining two ...

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  19. Tim Nesbitt: Raising Oregon's graduation rates, one ninth grader at a timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2017 | OregonLive.com

    ... ffort to improve student success. Tim Nesbitt has served as an advisor to former Governors Ted Kulongoski and John Kitzhaber. He can be reached at nesbitt.

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  20. Nike to lay off 745 in Oregon by month's endRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | The Columbian

    ... jobs if lawmakers passed legislation locking in a favorable corporate tax structure for 30 years. Then-Gov. John Kitzhaber called legislators into a two-day special session and promptly did the company's bidding. Nike far exceeded that promise. Bohn ...

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