Oracle America Inc. has filed a lawsuit accusing former Gov. John Kitzhaber's campaign consultants of orchestrating the abandonment of the now-defunct Cover Oregon health insurance exchange portal to assist his re-election effort.
Former Oregon first lady Cylvia Hayes has filed a lawsuit against the Oregonian to try and keep her emails out of public sight.
The IRS interviewed Oregon’s Department of Administrative Services director Michael Jordan two weeks ago as part of a federal investigation into then Governor John Kitzhaber and his fiancée, Cylvia Hayes.
Rocky King, who quit for health reasons, said former Gov. John Kitzhaber, whose administration hired King, never told him what to say about Cover Oregon or to cover up the problems with the website.
Marion County Circuit Judge Courtland Geyer ruled Wednesday that Oracle should host Medicaid for another year.
State Senate President Peter Courtney says he's halted confirmation of all officials appointed by former Gov. John Kitzhaber.
Four days before a contract to host Oregon's health insurance system for low-income Oregonians is due to expire, state officials asked a judge on Tuesday to force technology contractor Oracle Inc. to continue running the system.
A source who leaked emails about embattled ex-governor John Kitzhaber and his fiancee, Cylvia Hayes, might be protected by Oregon whistleblower laws, according to a Portland law professor following the scandals swirling around the former first couple.
In the wake of an ethics scandal that ended former Gov. John Kitzhaber's political career, Oregon lawmakers have proposed a wide variety of measures to prevent abuses in the future, uncover them or punish offenders.
Just a few weeks ago hundreds of students rallied on the steps of the state capitol demanding reduced tuition at Oregon's universities and community colleges. It seems at least one lawmaker was listening.
WW’s reporter Nigel Jaquiss identified that consultant as Patricia McCaig on KATU News Tuesday evening. McCaig was not a state employee.
After a morning of passionate arguments for and against, Clark County’s board of councilors voted Tuesday to prominently display the words “In God We Trust” in the county councilor’s hearing room.
An Oregon gay rights group asked the state Legislature on Monday to outlaw therapy that seeks to change the sexual orientation or gender identity of young people, arguing the practice often does more harm than good.
Those emails played a major part in a bombshell investigation by KATU’s news partners at Willamette Week. They exposed scathing details about Kitzhaber's relationship with his fiancée, Cylvia Hayes.
Democrat Speaker Pro Temp Tobias Read and Republican House Minority Leader Mike McLane join KATU’s Steve Dunn to discuss the impact former Gov. John Kitzhaber’s resignation will have on the work in the Legislature.