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A Conversation With Governor Kate Brown

OPB | Sept. 30, 2015

We sit down with Oregon Governor Kate Brown to reflect on her first seven months in office and look ahead to 2016.

Oregon Lawmaker Introduces Impeachment Process

OPB | March 06, 2015

FRIDAY: Oregon is the only state where the governor can't be impeached. Representative Jodi Hack (R-Salem) wants to change that.

Lawmaker Seeks Ethics Reforms After Kitzhaber Scandal

OPB | Feb. 23, 2015

MONDAY: Rep. Julie Parrish (R-West Linn) wants to change laws to guard against the kind of scandal that lead to Governor Kitzhaber's resignation.

Governor Kitzhaber's Fourth Inauguration

OPB | Jan. 12, 2015

MONDAY: John Kitzhaber officially starts his fourth term as Oregon's governor January 12. 

Minor Party Candidates For Governor Tackle The Issues

OPB | Oct. 17, 2014

FRIDAY: We sit down with candidates from the Pacific Green, Libertarian, Progressive, and Constitution parties.

Gubernatorial Republican Candidate: Dennis Richardson

OPB | Oct. 15, 2014

WEDNESDAY: Republican Dennis Richardson is challenging Democratic Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber in the November election.

Kitzhaber And Merkley Ahead In The Polls

OPB | Oct. 14, 2014

TUESDAY: A new poll released by OPB and Fox 12 shows Democratic incumbents for statewide office in Oregon are in the lead.

2014 Gubernatorial Debate

OPB | Oct. 10, 2014

FRIDAY: Democratic incumbent John Kitzhaber and Republican challenger Dennis Richardson will weigh in on issues that matter to Oregonians.

Former Governor Vic Atiyeh Dies at 91

OPB | July 21, 2014

MONDAY: Vic Atiyeh, the last Republican governor of Oregon, has passed away at age 91.

Kitzhaber And Richardson Face Off In First Gubernatorial Debate

OPB | July 18, 2014

FRIDAY: Democratic incumbent Governor John Kitzhaber and Republican challenger State Representative Dennis Richardson had their first debate on Friday morning.

News Roundtable: July 26, 2013

OPB | July 26, 2013

We'll review the biggest national and regional news stories of the week.

Live In Salem With Governor Kitzhaber

OPB | May 23, 2013

We'll catch up with the governor about some of his priorities for the last month of the legislative session.

Exit Interview: Chris Gregoire

OPB | Jan. 03, 2013

Washington Governor Chris Gregoire leaves office January 16th. What will her legacy be?

Changing Course on Gillnetting

OPB | Sept. 13, 2012

Sponsors of a ballot measure to ban gillnet fishing have chosen to end their campaign in favor of a new policy promoted by Governor Kitzhaber.

Haugen's Challenge to the Governor's Reprieve

OPB | July 25, 2012

Where does Gary Haugen's challenge to the governor's reprieve of his death sentence stand?

Survey Indicates a More Optimistic Oregon

OPB | Jan. 31, 2012

Oregon Public Broadcasting and DHM Research conducted a survey to find out how Oregonians feel about state spending and policy issues.

Candidate Conversation: Chris Dudley

OPB | Oct. 21, 2010

What do you want to know from gubernatorial candidate, Chris Dudley?

Day After the Debate

OPB | Oct. 01, 2010

What did you take away from the debate between Oregon's gubernatorial candidates?

Bracing for Bad Budget Numbers

OPB | Aug. 25, 2010

What is the best response to a wider than anticipated hole in the state's budget?

Primary Conversations: Governor (R)

OPB | May 06, 2010

Who should be the next Republican candidate for Governor?