For the half-million Oregon voters who reject party labels, the May election ballot can be pretty boring.
Shut out of the Republican and Democratic primaries, this growing bloc of voters is left with a handful of nonpartisan local races and a perplexing question: Is it necessary to vote for all these judges running unopposed?
One of the most popular figures in the Democratic Party is giving another boost to Oregon Sen. Jeff Merkley's re-election bid.
A generation of Oregonians has never lived under a Republican governor, and state Rep. Dennis Richardson would like to show them what it's like.
Republican U.S. Senate candidate Monica Wehby is facing fresh plagiarism accusations.
The fall campaign hit Eugene on Monday, with a Republican candidate for governor arriving by motorcycle and a Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate bringing some of his party's star-power to the University of Oregon campus.
Got a brickbat or a bouquet to aim at Lane County government?
There's an app for that: a new software program called Engage with Lane County.
Arizona Sen. John McCain was in Oregon on Thursday to help rescue Republican Monica Wehby's U.S. Senate bid.
In a TV ad paid for by advocates of labeling genetically modified foods in Oregon, voters are told 64 countries have such requirements and labels didn't lead to an increase in their food costs.
Three minor party candidates for Oregon governor got a chance to make their case Saturday as they shared the stage with Gov. John Kitzhaber and state Rep. Dennis Richardson for a debate in Eugene.
Jeff Merkley, who was chosen by the Democratic Party establishment over a liberal activist in his first run for U.S. Senate, makes an unlikely hero for the party's left wing.
Meeting his Republican challenger in their first televised debate Friday, Gov. John Kitzhaber forcefully rebutted a charge by state Rep. Dennis Richardson that the governor pays women on his staff less than men.
A SurveyUSA poll conducted for KATU showed that Oregonians back legalizing recreational marijuana, with 44 percent of likely voters supporting it and 40 percent opposed. But the razor-thin margin and wide disparity of support among demographics means turnout could end up deciding whether it passes.
Oregon election officials are fining the campaign of Republican governor candidate Dennis Richardson $365 because he was late to report that he stayed rent-free in a Lake Oswego home.
For a time last year, Oregon joined seven other states in giving driving privileges to people living in the country illegally.
In a letter to Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum, Governor Kitzhaber said he's fired state managers in charge of Cover Oregon, and now it's time to hold accountable the website's main technology contractor.