Voters in Oregon will elect representatives for five House seats, four of which are held by Democrats and one by a Republican. They will also choose a governor, an office currently held by a Democrat. See Oregon’s primary results.
Gov. Kate Brown (D) is running for her first full term; she assumed office and then won a special election after John Kitzhaber resigned in February 2015. She faces state Rep. Knute Buehler (R), whom she previously beat in a 2012 election for secretary of state. The race is considered one of Republicans' best pickup opportunities.
Going into this election, Oregon had 4 Democratic representatives and 1 Republican representative. Here’s how each district leans politically, based on how it voted in the 2016 presidential election, with 2018 results as they come in.
Democratic lawmakers on March 27 called for Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas to recuse himself from cases involving efforts to overturn the 2020 election following revelations that his wife, Virginia Thomas, pressed White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows to pursue efforts to overturn the 2020 election.