Eric Oemig

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Eric Oemig
Oemig eric.jpg
Washington State Senate District 45
Former member
Term in office began
Term in office ended
Political party Democratic
Profession Business Owner
Eric Oemig (b. November 5, 1967) was a Democratic member of the Washington State Senate. He had represented District 45 since 2006. Oemig was previously a Democratic Precinct Committee Officer.[1]

Oemig earned his B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Wisconsin, Madison, in 1990.

Oemig worked as a software engineer for Tekton Software from 1986 to 1988. He also worked as a software engineer for Cyborg Games from 1986 to 1990. From 1991 to 1999 he worked as a development manager for Microsoft Corporation. He founded Omega Labs in 1999 and has worked in that position since.[2]

Committee assignments



See also: Washington State Senate elections, 2010

Eric Oemig ran for re-election to the Washington State Senate District 45 seat in 2010. He ran unopposed in the August 17 primary. He was defeated by Republican Andy Hill in the November 2, 2010, general election.[3]

Washington State Senate, District 45 Primary (2010)
Candidates Votes Percent
Green check mark transparent.png Andy Hill (R) 15,979 51.51%
Green check mark transparent.png Eric Oemig (D) 15,045 48.49%


In November 2006, Oemig was re-elected for the 45th District of the Washington State Senate receiving 25,027 votes.

Oemig raised $319,763 for his campaign.[4]

Washington State Senate, District 45 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Eric Oemig (D) 25,027
Toby Nixon (R) 22,247

Campaign donors

In 2006, Oemig collected $319,763 in donations.

Listed below are the top four contributors to his campaign.[5]

Donor Amount
Eric Oemig $70,871
Senate Democratic Campaign CMTE $48,875
Washington State Democratic Party $23,355
45th District Democrats $8,250


Oemig is married to Mary, they have a 3-year-old son Cray and 1-year-old daughter Cate.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Washington Senate District 45
Succeeded by
Andy Hill