Kitzhaber, Hanna On Chinese Television

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"John Kitzhaber, Oregon governor of USA" and "Bruce Hanna, Co-Speaker of the House of Oregon state" appeared on a Chinese television news program over the weekend. The two political leaders were grilled on everything from US-China trade policy to President Obama's re-election chances. Kitzhaber and Hanna largely avoided wading into the most controversial issues, noting that most trade policies are set at a federal level. Hanna is part of a delegation of Oregon lawmakers that's heading home today after a two-week trade missionĀ  to China. Kitzhaber traveled to China separately, meeting up with the legislative delegation in Beijing after making earlier stops in Japan and South Korea. The governor will be in China until Friday, when he's scheduled to return home to Oregon.

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