Since former Governor John Kitzhaber “left office” earlier this year, there has been a steady stream of investigations into allegations that foster home providers have been doing a pretty bad job of taking care of kids entrusted to them. In one case, instead of food and clothing going to the kids, the owner of the care center went on long vacations and went shopping a lot.
Now another major foster care provider has had kids taken away from them as we see in this report from the Oregonian. But it still galls many to think that things had to get really bad before anything was done about it. Click here.