Gov. John Kitzhaber

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Oregon Governor’s Fiancee Admits To Sham Marriage

Cylvia Hayes acknowledged she broke the law when she took $5,000 in 1997 to marry an immigrant who was trying to get residency in the United States.

10/09/2014

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Oregon Wildfires Stretch State Resources

15 fires are burning more than 565 square miles in Oregon.

07/18/2014

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Oregon Governor Performs CPR On Unconscious Woman Lying On Street

Gov. John Kitzhaber performed CPR on an unconscious woman Monday evening in downtown Portland, assisting her until medics could arrive, say his spokeswoman and fire department spokesmen.

05/06/2014

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Top Cover Oregon IT Official Resigns

The housecleaning continues at Oregon’s troubled health-insurance exchange, with the resignation of a fourth top manager.

CBS Seattle–04/01/2014

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Oregon’s Obamacare Exchange To Pay Main Tech Contractor Another $44M Despite Website Still Not Working

Oregon’s troubled health insurance exchange said Monday it will pay its main technology contractor much of the money it’s been withholding in payments, in exchange for Oracle’s promise to continue working with the state during a transition period.

03/04/2014

This Dec. 2, 2013 photo shows a woman reading the HealthCare.gov insurance marketplace internet site in Washington, D.C. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Former State Lawmaker Goes To FBI Over Oregon’s Obamacare Website

Gov. John Kitzhaber said that he was led to believe in the run-up to the troubled rollout of Oregon’s health insurance exchange that problems developing the website would not prevent it from launching on time.

02/04/2014

This Dec. 2, 2013 photo shows a woman reading the HealthCare.gov insurance marketplace internet site in Washington, D.C. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

State Lawmaker To Introduce Bill To Shut Down Oregon’s Obamacare Exchange

A Republican state lawmaker who’s running for governor says he’ll introduce legislation to shut down the state’s troubled health insurance exchange.

01/10/2014

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Oregon Health Care Exchange Has Yet To Enroll A Single Person

With a reputation as a pacesetter in health care, Oregon laid out bold plans for complying with the federal overhaul.

CBS Seattle–11/11/2013

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Protesters Climb Oregon Capitol Dome, Hang Sign

Two protesters opposed to selling Oregon state forest land broke away from a tour group Thursday, secured ropes atop the Capitol and climbed down the face of its dome to unfurl a large banner criticizing Gov. John Kitzhaber.

CBS Seattle–09/19/2013

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Genetically Modified Crops Included In Budget Deal

Gov. John Kitzhaber and legislators spent months trying to agree on a grand bargain in which Republicans would consent to higher taxes and Democrats would OK cuts in retirement benefits for government employees.

CBS Seattle–09/19/2013

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