Governor Kitzhaber Press Release
John A. Kitzhaber, M.D.

FEBRUARY 12, 2013

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Governor Kitzhaber Statement on State of the Union Address


(Salem, OR) — Governor Kitzhaber statement following President Obama's State of the Union address:

"The President delivered a compelling vision for America and a comprehensive plan to grow the middle class. I am proud to be a part of it, and Oregon stands ready to do our part. Our partnership with the administration on health care and education innovations offers a model for federal flexibility and local accountability that can help lead the way to a more prosperous future."