Follow us

Tagged: Kitzhaber

Governor Kitzhaber's Fourth Inauguration

OPB |Jan. 12, 2015 12:30 p.m.

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

Governor Kitzhaber Unveils His Two-Year Budget

OPB |Dec. 01, 2014 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: At 10 a.m. on Monday, Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber released his proposed 2015-2017 budget.

Kitzhaber And Merkley Ahead In The Polls

OPB |Oct. 14, 2014 12:06 p.m.

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 12:06 p.m.

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

Kitzhaber And Richardson Face Off In First Gubernatorial Debate

OPB |July 18, 2014 12:30 p.m.

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

Cover Oregon: What Went Wrong?

OPB |March 20, 2014 12:06 p.m.

THURSDAY: The results of an independent review into what went wrong with Oregon's health insurance exchange was released today.

The Republican Challengers To Merkley And Kitzhaber

OPB |Jan. 27, 2014 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: Differences among the Republican candidates for U.S. Senate and Oregon Governor became clearer this weekend at a gathering of conservatives in Portland.

OPB's Class of 2025 Project

OPB |Jan. 06, 2014 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: Oregon aims to have all students in the class of 2025 graduate high school. Those kids are in first grade now and OPB is following their progress toward this goal.

News Roundtable: Year In Review

OPB |Dec. 27, 2013 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: Our news roundtable takes a look back at the year's big stories.

News Roundtable: December 13, 2013

OPB |Dec. 13, 2013 12:06 p.m.

FRIDAY: We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.

Kitzhaber Announces His Run For Fourth Term

OPB |Dec. 09, 2013 12:06 p.m.

MONDAY: Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber announced this morning that he will run for a fourth term in office.

Oregon Legislature Convenes For Special Session

OPB |Sept. 30, 2013 12:06 p.m.

At the behest of Governor John Kitzhaber, Oregon lawmakers return for a special session on Monday, October 30th. OPB Salem correspondent Chris Lehman joins us from the capitol.

New Malpractice Law Raises Concerns

OPB |Sept. 17, 2013 12:06 p.m.

A consumer advocacy group is worried about how medical malpractice cases will be tracked under a new Oregon law.

News Roundtable: August 9, 2013

Aug. 09, 2013 1:20 p.m.

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

Governor's CRC Advisor Under Investigation

July 16, 2013 12:20 p.m.

Patricia McCaig, Governor John Kitzhaber's top advisor on the Columbia River Crossing, is under investigation by the Oregon Government Ethics Commission.

Federal Lawsuit Claims Oregon Violates Americans With Disabilities Act

April 03, 2013 12:20 p.m.

The U.S. Department of Justice has joined a class action lawsuit filed by disability advocacy groups against the Oregon Department of Human Services.

An Hour With Governor Kitzhaber

March 15, 2013 12:06 p.m.

Think Out Loud was live from City Club of Portland with Governor John Kitzhaber.

The Legal Debate Over PERS

Feb. 20, 2013 12:06 p.m.

What are the legal arguments for and against Governor Kitzhaber's proposed changes to PERS?

ODFW May Vote On Gillnetting Compromise

Dec. 05, 2012 12:45 p.m.

A controversial plan to phase out gillnetting on the main stem of the Columbia River may be adopted on Friday.

Kitzhaber Releases His Budget

Nov. 30, 2012 12:06 p.m.

Governor Kitzhaber has released his proposed budget for the 2013-2015 biennium.

Call In: 888-665-5TOL (or 665-5865)

On Air: Monday - Friday, Noon - 1 p.m.

Thanks to our Sponsors:
become a sponsor

Our Town

From time to time, Think Out Loud heads to a different town in Oregon or Southwest Washington to find stories that go beyond the daily news. Visit the series here.

Suggest a Topic

Point us in the direction of good guests, juicy topics, feisty conversations, and books, events, or news that might turn into Think Out Loud conversations.

Suggest a Topic »

Thanks to our Sponsors
become a sponsor

Funding Provided By

Rose E. Tucker Charitable Trust

James F. and Marion L. Miller Foundation

Dawn and Al Vermeulen

Ray and Marilyn Johnson