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KXLY-TV Spokane
Washington Senate votes to oust transportation secretaryThe state Senate has rejected the gubernatorial appointment of Transportation S
Washington Senate votes to oust transportation secretary
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 9 hours ago
The state Senate has rejected the gubernatorial appointment of Transportation Secretary Lynn Peterson, ousting her from the job she has held since shortly after Gov. Jay Inslee took office in 2012. The rare move was taken by the Senate Friday, with... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
Washington Senate votes to fire transportation secretaryThe Washington State Senate voted not to confirm Transportation Secretary Lynn
Washington Senate votes to fire transportation secretary
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 11 hours ago
The Washington State Senate voted not to confirm Transportation Secretary Lynn Peterson on Friday, effectively firing her. Sen. Curtis King (R-Yakima) initiated the vote. He had worked with Peterson on the transportation package in 2015. Some... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Washington Senate votes to fire transportation secretaryThe Washington State Senate voted not to confirm Transportation Secretary Lynn
Washington Senate votes to fire transportation secretary
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted yesterday
The Washington State Senate voted not to confirm Transportation Secretary Lynn Peterson on Friday, effectively firing her. Sen. Curtis King (R-Yakima) initiated the vote. He had worked with Peterson on the transportation package in 2015. Some... Read more
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The Columbian
Washington Senate votes to oust transportation secretaryOLYMPIA — The state Senate has rejected the gubernatorial appointment of Transp
Washington Senate votes to oust transportation secretary
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
OLYMPIA — The state Senate has rejected the gubernatorial appointment of Transportation Secretary Lynn Peterson, ousting her from the job she has held since shortly after Gov. Jay Inslee took office in 2012. The rare move was taken by the Senate... Read more
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Everett Herald
GOP lawmakers fire state transportation secretary OLYMPIA � Republican senators delivered a political blow to Democratic Gov. J
GOP lawmakers fire state transportation secretary
Everett Herald / Posted yesterday
OLYMPIA � Republican senators delivered a political blow to Democratic Gov. Jay Inslee on Friday by voting to fire Secretary of Transportation Lynn Peterson.They blamed her management for problems... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Cylvia Hayes breaks her silence: 'I've grown a lot from this'The former first lady of Oregon, Cylvia Hayes, has landed a new gig: she’s beco
Cylvia Hayes breaks her silence: 'I've grown a lot from this'
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 8 days ago
The former first lady of Oregon, Cylvia Hayes, has landed a new gig: she’s becoming a journalist. This comes after leaving Salem under federal investigation, heavy scrutiny and quite possibly costing Gov. John Kitzhaber his historic fourth term in... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Former healthcare CEO claims he was fired for reporting $10 million in fraudulent Medicare chargesThe former CEO of a major healthcare provider in Roseburg filed a federal whist
Former healthcare CEO claims he was fired for reporting $10 million in fraudulent Medicare charges
OregonLive.com / Posted 11 days ago
The former CEO of a major healthcare provider in Roseburg filed a federal whistleblower lawsuit Tuesday claiming he was fired and blacklisted after reporting $10 million in fraudulent Medicare payments to Douglas County doctors. Dr. Robert... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Oregon governor noncommittal on project Oregon Gov. Kate Brown hasn’t taken sides on the Jordan Cove liquefied natura
Oregon governor noncommittal on project
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
Oregon Gov. Kate Brown hasn’t taken sides on the Jordan Cove liquefied natural gas export project, unlike Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper, who supports it. Activist Alex Harris said project opponents will be... Read more
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The Columbian
Sportsmen, commercial fishermen disagree over Columbia River reformsThree years ago, Washington and Oregon adopted the most sweeping reforms of low
Sportsmen, commercial fishermen disagree over Columbia River reforms
The Columbian / Posted 14 days ago
Three years ago, Washington and Oregon adopted the most sweeping reforms of lower Columbia River sport and commercial fishing policies since the 1930s. Saturday, in Vancouver, the Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission was told: • By sportsmen,... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Nike releases first images of expanded Washington County headquartersNike Inc. on Wednesday said its newly expanded Washington County headquarters w
Nike releases first images of expanded Washington County headquarters
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 17 days ago
Nike Inc. on Wednesday said its newly expanded Washington County headquarters will feature buildings that “take inspiration from human movement.” The sports footwear and apparel giant (NYSE: NKE) offered the first two renderings of what the... Read more
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The Columbian
Oregon’s former first lady Cylvia Hayes gets journalism jobBEND, Ore. — In a continued return to the public eye after leaving Salem under
Oregon’s former first lady Cylvia Hayes gets journalism job
The Columbian / Posted 18 days ago
BEND, Ore. — In a continued return to the public eye after leaving Salem under federal investigation, Oregon’s former first lady Cylvia Hayes announced she’s landed a new gig: freelance journalist. Hayes was engaged to former Gov. John Kitzhaber... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Oregon's former first lady Cylvia Hayes gets journalism job | News - Home POSTED: 9:19 AM PST January 19, 2016 Cylvia Hayes, fiancee o
Oregon's former first lady Cylvia Hayes gets journalism job
KTVZ Bend / Posted 18 days ago
| News - Home POSTED: 9:19 AM PST January 19, 2016 Cylvia Hayes, fiancee of Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber BEND, Ore. (AP) —... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Looking Back on Jan. 17Terray Harmon, Juneith Clark, Bob Thomsen and Lucile Stephens contributed to th
Looking Back on Jan. 17
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
Terray Harmon, Juneith Clark, Bob Thomsen and Lucile Stephens contributed to this report. Last week’s history mystery photograph, above, was brought to the Chronicle by Greg Weiss of The Dalles. It is scanned from an 8 by 10-inch black and white... Read more
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FOX News
2015: The year in political scandalsOregon drama: Kitzhaber resigns Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber, who was serving an
2015: The year in political scandals
FOX News / Posted 23 days ago
Oregon drama: Kitzhaber resigns Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber, who was serving an unprecedented fourth term, stepped down in February in the wake of influence-peddling allegations involving his fiancee Cylvia Hayes, a green-energy consultant. Hayes had... Read more
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OregonLive.com
What a shame that John Kitzhaber is not at the helm to address the Malheur militantsMalheur militants: What a shame that former Gov. John Kitzhaber is not at the h
What a shame that John Kitzhaber is not at the helm to address the Malheur militants
OregonLive.com / Posted 23 days ago
Malheur militants: What a shame that former Gov. John Kitzhaber is not at the helm to address this occupation by lawless criminals in our state. I bet by now he would have made an appearance at the refuge and assured citizens that he would be... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
New taxes, fees possible to raise ODFW revenueShould Oregon tax birdseed or binoculars to pay for outdoor recreation programs
New taxes, fees possible to raise ODFW revenue
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 24 days ago
Should Oregon tax birdseed or binoculars to pay for outdoor recreation programs? A new task force will tackle that question as it considers how to stabilize funding for the Department of Fish and Wildlife in the face of declining hunting and fishing... Read more
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OregonLive.com
If energy policy is appropriate for short session, why not transportation funding?This year's short legislative session will show Oregonians whether Gov. Kate Br
If energy policy is appropriate for short session, why not transportation funding?
OregonLive.com / Posted 24 days ago
This year's short legislative session will show Oregonians whether Gov. Kate Brown would rather lead – a good thing for a governor to do - or follow, as she did last year by passively signing so much of what legislators saw fit to send her way. If... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Better leadership in education: Editorial Agenda 2016It's so fitting, unfortunately, that a month after Gov. Kate Brown announced he
Better leadership in education: Editorial Agenda 2016
OregonLive.com / Posted 26 days ago
It's so fitting, unfortunately, that a month after Gov. Kate Brown announced her plan to hire an education innovation officer, her office still has no detailed job description on just what that top-level official would do. Neither does the office... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Tim Nesbitt: PERS remains an inconvenient truth for Oregon progressivesPERS again? Really? That was the reaction of many of my former colleagues in l
Tim Nesbitt: PERS remains an inconvenient truth for Oregon progressives
OregonLive.com / Posted 28 days ago
PERS again? Really? That was the reaction of many of my former colleagues in labor and government at the Oregon Leadership Summit last month, when I presented yet another report on how to solve the problem of a pension plan that threatens to consume... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Oregon treasurer urges small-scale energy loans suspension | News - Home The Family Birthing Center at St. Charles Madras, closed six mo
Oregon treasurer urges small-scale energy loans suspension
KTVZ Bend / Posted 30 days ago
| News - Home The Family Birthing Center at St. Charles Madras, closed six months ago due to staffing issues, will reopen on Monday, Jan. 25, officials announced Thursday. Oregon treasurer... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Backers of world track event gave $400K to Kitzhaber campaignEUGENE, Ore. (AP) — When Vin Lananna, president of TrackTown USA, and Paul Wein
Backers of world track event gave $400K to Kitzhaber campaign
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 30 days ago
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — When Vin Lananna, president of TrackTown USA, and Paul Weinhold, president of the University of Oregon Foundation, first contacted then-Gov. John Kitzhaber in mid-2014 to request a $40 million state subsidy for TrackTown's bid to... Read more
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The Columbian
Ex-CREDC chief Nisenfeld fired by Oregon agencyLisa Nisenfeld, former president of the Columbia River Economic Development Cou
Ex-CREDC chief Nisenfeld fired by Oregon agency
The Columbian / Posted 30 days ago
Lisa Nisenfeld, former president of the Columbia River Economic Development Council from 2011 to 2013, was fired this week as head of Oregon’s Employment Department. The Oregonian reported that Oregon Gov. Kate Brown fired Nisenfeld days after a... Read more

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