Chuck Riley

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Chuck Riley
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Candidate for
Oregon State Senate, District 15
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Personal
ProfessionCriminal Justice Educator
Websites
Campaign website
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Chuck Riley (b. 1939) is a 2014 Democratic candidate for District 15 of the Oregon State Senate.

Riley was a Democratic member of the Oregon House of Representatives. He represented District 29 from 2005 to 2011. Riley announced his bid for Oregon State Senate District 15 in 2010. His wife, Katie Riley, ran for his vacated seat in 2010.[1] She was defeated by Katie Brewer (R).

Biography

Riley has been a System Analyst/Project manager for Santa Barbara county, Blackwell North American, Blue Cross of Oregon, Southern Illinois University and First Interstate Bank-Oregon. In addition, he was a programmer for Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Riley was also owner/consultant of Chuck Riley Computer Consulting. Riley attended Southern Illinois University and the University of Illinois.

Riley and his wife, Katie, and have four children.[2]

Committee assignments

Prior to leaving the Oregon House of Representatives, Riley served on the following committees:

Elections

2014

See also: Oregon State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Oregon State Senate will take place in 2014. A primary election took place May 20, 2014. The general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 11, 2014. Chuck Riley was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Incumbent Bruce Starr was unopposed in the Republican primary. Riley and Starr will face off in the general election.[3][4]

2010

See also: Oregon House of Representatives elections, 2010

Riley did not run for re-election to the 29th District seat in 2010. Instead, he is running for state senate to District 15. Riley defeated Travis Comfort in the June 8 Democratic primary. Riley was defeated by incumbent Bruce Starr (R) in the general election on November 2.

2008

On November 4, 2008, Riley won re-election to Oregon State House District 29.[5][6]

Oregon State House District 29
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Chuck Riley (D) 11,191
Rilling (R) 7,321
Misc. 146

Campaign donors

In 2008 Riley collected $95,417 in donations.[7]

These were the largest contributions in 2008.

Donor Amount
OREGON HOUSE DEMOCRATS $7,654
OREGON PUBLIC EMPLOYEES LOCAL 503 $5,089
COALITION FOR A HEALTHY OREGON $4,000
OREGON EDUCATION ASSOCIATION $3,839
OREGON TRIAL LAWYERS ASSOCIATION $3,000
OREGON BUS PROJECT $2,828

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Oregon House of Representatives - District 29
2005–2011
Succeeded by
Katie Brewer (R)