Gov. Kate Brown, a Democrat, is running for her first full term; she assumed office and then won a special election after the resignation of John Kitzhaber in February 2015. Ten candidates made the ballot for the GOP nomination, including state Rep. Knute Buehler, who lost to Brown in the 2012 secretary of state election.
Biden named a diverse team of national security officials Monday, including a Latino immigrant as homeland security secretary and the first woman as intelligence chief, as he sought to convey momentum in building his administration.
Vote counts in Georgia, Michigan, Wisconsin, Arizona, Nevada and Pennsylvania are still under scrutiny as the Trump campaign has mounted legal challenges to election results in these states. Here are the important deadlines and dates for canvasses and vote certifications.