— Former congressman Jim Bunn made a surprise candidate announcement for Rep. Donna Nelson’s vacant seat which already has two other candidates.
— My Gosh! To Replace Rep. Patti Smith’s open seat the Republicans are running International Fight League champ Matt Liland. Check website here!!!!
— Senate Democrats scored a windfall by having no general election challengers for two at-risk seats, Sen. Hass, Sen. Verger and Sen. Monnes-Anderson.
— No Republican Attorney General candidate
— Mike Erickson did finally file which provided a subtle climax to the drama and anticipation.
— Newly elected (less than 60 days ago) Rep. Sherrie Sprenger has four GOP primary opponents.
— Rep. Kevin Cameron has a school board member challenger for the fall.
— No primary GOP challenger for Matt Wingard (26) despite rumors that went on for months.
Get Email Updates:
Catalyst Site Search
Stay up to date with the latest political news and commentary from Oregon Catalyst through daily email updates:
Prefer another subscription option? Subscribe to our RSS Feed, become a fan on Facebook, or follow us on Twitter.