Independent Party of Oregon: The Seinfeld Party?

Recent articles in the local newspapers are talking about the possibility that the Independent Party of Oregon (IPO) is close to attaining “major party” status by virtue of exceeding 100,000 registered members.  God knows that Oregon, like the rest of … Continue reading

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Oregon has lost a great Republican: June Hartley

by NW Spotlight June Hartley  1929 – 2013 Oregon has lost a great Republican – June Hartley. June served the Republican Party for more than six decades and when she served, she served with all her heart. June started serving … Continue reading

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Oregon Republicans are no roadblock

by Dan Lucas A commenter on a recent opinion piece by Rep. Vic Gilliam (R-Silverton) on the legislative special session expressed a concern that Republicans would be a roadblock to progress in Oregon. His comment echoed a theme I’ve heard … Continue reading

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New Oregon GOP Chair talks about condition of Republican Party

by NW Spotlight Newly elected Oregon Republican Party (ORP) Chair Art Robinson was interviewed recently on Focus Today by Perry Atkinson, a former ORP Chair himself. In the interview, Art talks about the state of the Republican Party, the GOP … Continue reading

Posted by at 05:19 | Posted in Oregon Republican Party | 12 Comments

Art Robinson is the new ORP Chair

by NW Spotlight Word is coming out of the Oregon Republican convention in Bend that Art Robinson has been voted in as the new Oregon Republican Party Chair, replacing Suzanne Gallagher. Art ran for ORP Chair in February of this … Continue reading

Posted by at 07:47 | Posted in Oregon Republican Party | 24 Comments

Suzanne Gallagher steps down as ORP Chair

by NW Spotlight The Oregonian is reporting that Suzanne Gallagher has resigned as Oregon Republican Party (ORP) Chair. Suzanne was elected six months ago – on February 2 of this year. She replaced Allen Alley, who made the decision not … Continue reading

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Suzanne Gallagher is new Oregon GOP Chair

by NW Spotlight Suzanne Gallagher was elected as the new Oregon Republican Party (ORP) Chair at the Biennial Organizational Meeting of the ORP State Central Committee yesterday in Salem. Suzanne replaces Allen Alley, who did not run for re-election. Suzanne … Continue reading

Posted by at 01:57 | Posted in Oregon Republican Party | 9 Comments

Tim Smith for ORP Vice Chair announces endorsements

Tim Smith for ORP Vice Chair It is with great pride and humility that I announce that Governor Vic Atiyeh has joined Dr Knute Buehler in the endorsement of my candidacy for the Vice Chair of the Oregon Republican Party. … Continue reading

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John Lee for ORP Chair announces endorsements

John Lee for ORP Chair REPUBLICAN LEADERS AND ELECTED OFFICIALS GATHER TO ENDORSE JOHN LEE FOR OREGON REPUBLICAN PARTY CHAIR Clackamas County Republican Party Chairman John Lee announced an impressive array of endorsements from elected officials and party leaders yesterday … Continue reading

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John Swanson backs John Lee for ORP Chair

John Swanson Clackamas, Oregon – John Swanson withdrew his name yesterday for Oregon’s Republican Party Chair and endorsed John Lee Jr. for the position. “John Lee was the architect of many of the plans and strategies I hoped to take … Continue reading

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Suzanne Gallagher latest Oregon GOP chair candidate

by NW Spotlight Suzanne Gallagher announced on the Bill Post Radio Show yesterday that’s she’s running for chair of the Oregon Republican Party. Jeff Mapes’ article on her announcement also contains a link to a letter that Suzanne sent out … Continue reading

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Two Oregon GOP chair hopefuls will be on Bill Post radio show

by NW Spotlight Art Robinson will be on the Bill Post Radio Show on KYKN (Salem) today at 12:30 PM, and Suzanne Gallagher will be on Bill’s show tomorrow (Friday) at 1:00 PM. Art Robinson has already announced that he … Continue reading

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Eric Shierman: James Buchal for ORP vice chair

by Eric Shierman Earlier this week I had the opportunity to speak with James Buchal and confirm that he will be announcing his candidacy for vice chair of the Oregon Republican Party tonight before the Capitol City Republican Women at … Continue reading

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