Oregon Primary Nominating Election, Measure 2 (June 1904)

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The Direct Primary Nominating Election Law, also known as Measure 2, was on the June 6, 1904 ballot in Oregon as an initiated state statute, where it was approved. The measure provided for primary nominating elections preceding any election in Oregon, except special elections to fill vacancies, presidential elections, municipal elections in municipalities with less than two thousand inhabitants and school elections.[1]

Election results

Oregon Measure 2 (1904)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 56,205 77.46%
No16,35422.54%

Election results via: Oregon Blue Book

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

The Following Is The Number and Form in Which the Question will be Printed on the Official Ballot:

Proposed By Initiative Petition

For Direct Primary Nominating Election Law. --- Vote Yes or No

300. Yes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

301. No . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . [2]

Path to the ballot

Measure 2 was filed in the office of the Secretary of State on February 5, 1904.[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Oregon State Library, "State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet," accessed October 24, 2013
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.