|Former candidate for|
|Oregon State Senate, District 16|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|Columbia County Charter Committee|
|Bachelor's||Middlebury College (1962)|
He was a 2012 Constitution candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 1st Congressional District of Oregon. He lost to incumbent Suzanne Bonamici (D) in the general election.
Ekstrom earned his bachelor's degree in economics from Middlebury College in Vermont in 1962. He is the founder and owner of DoorWorks Co. He serves as an appointed member of the Columbia County Charter Committee.
Ekstrom currently resides in Scappoose, Oregon.
- Bachelor's degree in Economics from Middlebury College (1962)
- See also: Oregon State Senate elections, 2014
Elections for the office of Oregon State Senate took place in 2014. A primary election took place on May 20, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 11, 2014. Incumbent Betsy Johnson was unopposed in the Democratic primary. She also ran as a write-in candidate on the Republican party ticket. Robert Ekstrom ran as a Constitution Party candidate and Perry Roll ran as a Libertarian candidate. Andrew Kaza also ran as an Independent and Working Families Party candidate. Johnson defeated Ekstrom, Roll and Kaza in the general election.
Ekstrom lost in the 2012 general election for the U.S. House, representing Oregon's 1st District. He ran as a Constitution candidate and faced Suzanne Bonamici (D), Delinda Morgan (R) and fellow third-party candidate Steven Reynolds in the general election on November 6, 2012.
|U.S. House, Oregon District 1 General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Suzanne Bonamici Incumbent||59.6%||197,845|
|Source: Oregon Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"|
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- Oregon Secretary of State "General Election Candidate Filing List," accessed July 16th, 2012
- CNN "Oregon Districts Race - 2012 Election Center"
- Constitution Party of Oregon, "Voter Guide-Bob Ekstrom," accessed September 18, 2012
- Oregon Secretary of State, "Official Results - May 20, 2014 Primary Election," accessed July 8, 2014
- Oregon Secretary of State, "Candidate Filing," accessed March 15, 2014