Monthly Archives: October 2012

Leveraging Federal Flexibility to Innovate

By |October 19th, 2012|

by Governor John Kitzhaber.  Originally published in Governing magazine Sep. 18, 2012

Oregon pinot noir, food carts and pristine public beaches are the kinds of local innovations and amenities for which our state is best known. Less well known is that Oregon is among a handful of states that are leading the way in building bottom-up […]

Hanna and Roblan Honored by Governing Magazine

By |October 19th, 2012|

Hanna and Roblan Honored by Governing Magazine

In an America defined by bitter partisanship, seemingly incapable of tackling the major challenges before us, in Oregon we have carved our own path.¬† Oregon is at the forefront of healthcare, education and public budgeting reform, and its because of bipartisan leadership from Governor John Kitzhaber (D), House Co-Speaker […]