Office of Gov. John Kitzhaber
February 13, 2013 — Governor Kitzhaber announced the submittal of nominees for service on state boards and commissions. The nominees are subject to Senate confirmation. The Senate Rules Committee will hold confirmation hearings on March 6, 2013.
"Today Cover Oregon, our state’s health insurance exchange, announced that Oregon has received $226 million in grant funding over the next two years from U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. This is a strong vote of confidence from our federal partners.