Primary Election Spring 2018

This primary is now over! See the results.

The tables below list all of the open partisan offices in 2018, and include all the candidates confirmed to be on our primary election ballot.

We want to run candidates for as many offices as possible.  Please help us fill in the blanks by becoming a candidate!  If you are interested in running for an office that already has a candidate, please don’t be discouraged.  We encourage contested races (contested races are listed with each candidate in their own row)!

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Primary Election Rules

The deadline to become a candidate or to submit a candidate statement is May 1.  Ballots will be mailed May 8.  Election day was set for June 12, but has been moved to June 26.

2018 Primary Election Candidates
Federal
Office District Candidate Party
US Representative 1 Drew Layda Libertarian
US Representative 2 Decker Cleveland Libertarian
US Representative 3 Gary Dye Libertarian
US Representative 4
US Representative 5 Dan Souza Libertarian
State
Office District Candidate Party
Governor Nick Chen Libertarian
Governor Frank Leroy Lengele Jr Libertarian
Governor Mike Smith Libertarian
State Senator 1
State Senator 3
State Senator 4 Scott Rohter Republican
State Senator 6
State Senator 7 Kayla Renee Hampton Libertarian
State Senator 8
State Senator 10
State Senator 11
State Senator 13 Kim Thatcher Republican
State Senator 15
State Senator 16 John Maxwell Nonaffiliated
State Senator 17
State Senator 19
State Senator 20
State Senator 24
State Senator 26 Stephen D. Alder Libertarian
State Senator 26 Edward Klein Libertarian
State Senator 30
State Representative 1 Jeremy Isaiah Davidson Libertarian
State Representative 2
State Representative 3 Delphia D Powers Libertarian
State Representative 4
State Representative 5
State Representative 6 David Cox Libertarian
State Representative 7
State Representative 8 Sara Burcham Libertarian
State Representative 8 Martha Sherwood Libertarian
State Representative 9
State Representative 10 Cyrus Abney Libertarian
State Representative 11
State Representative 12
State Representative 13 Tristan Downing Libertarian
State Representative 14
State Representative 15
State Representative 16
State Representative 17
State Representative 18
State Representative 19
State Representative 20
State Representative 21
State Representative 22
State Representative 23 Mark Karnowski Libertarian
State Representative 24
State Representative 25
State Representative 26
State Representative 27
State Representative 28 Lars D. H. Hedbor Libertarian
State Representative 28 John Weiner Libertarian
State Representative 29
State Representative 30 Kyle Markley Libertarian
State Representative 31 Robert Miller Libertarian
State Representative 32
State Representative 33 Elizabeth J Reye Republican
State Representative 34 Joshua Ryan Johnston Libertarian
State Representative 35
State Representative 36
State Representative 37
State Representative 38
State Representative 39
State Representative 40
State Representative 41
State Representative 42
State Representative 43
State Representative 44 Manny Guerra Libertarian
State Representative 45 Richard Landry Libertarian
State Representative 46
State Representative 47 Karlo Hernandez Libertarian
State Representative 48
State Representative 49 Heather Ricks Libertarian
State Representative 49 Thomas J Wall Libertarian
State Representative 50
State Representative 51 Donald B Crawford Libertarian
State Representative 52
State Representative 53
State Representative 54 Kenneth Gross Libertarian
State Representative 55
State Representative 56
State Representative 57
State Representative 58
State Representative 59 Joyce Enebo Libertarian
State Representative 60
Local
Office Position Candidate Party
Baker County Commissioner 2
Baker County Commissioner 3
Benton County Commissioner 1
Deschutes County Commissioner 1
Deschutes County Commissioner 3
Gilliam County Commissioner 1
Gilliam County Commissioner 2
Jackson County Commissioner 1 Colby Olsen Republican
Jackson County Commissioner 3 Edward Stanton Libertarian
Linn County Commissioner 1
Malheur County Commissioner 1
Marion County Commissioner 1
Marion County Commissioner 2
Sherman County Commissioner 2
Wheeler County Commissioner 1