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Revision as of 10:50, 7 September 2013

Oregon's 3rd congressional district
Current incumbentEarl Blumenauer Democratic Party
Population782,486
Gender49.5% Male, 50.5% Female
Race79.39% White, 5.34% Black, 6.54% Asian
Ethnicity10.90% Hispanic
Unemployment10.8%
Median household income$47,378
High school graduation rate88.6%
College graduation rate34.8%
The 3rd Congressional District of Oregon is a congressional district that is located in the northwest region of the state.

Oregon's 3rd Congressional District is located in the northeastern corner of the state and includes Washington, Clackamas and Multnomah counties, as well as Portland.[1]

The district previously included portions of the city of Portland.

The current representative of the 3rd congressional district is Earl Blumenauer (D). He was most recently re-elected on November 6, 2012.[2]

Elections

2012

See also: Oregon's 3rd congressional district elections, 2012

The 3rd congressional district of Oregon held an election for the U.S. House of Representatives in 2012. Incumbent Earl Blumenauer defeated three challengers to win re-election on November 6, 2012.[3]

U.S. House, Oregon District 3 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEarl Blumenauer Incumbent 74.5% 264,979
     Republican Ronald Green 19.8% 70,325
     Progressive Woodrow Broadnax 3.7% 13,159
     Libertarian Michael Cline 1.9% 6,640
     N/A Write-in 0.2% 772
Total Votes 355,875
Source: Oregon Secretary of State


2010

On November 2, 2010, Earl Blumenauer won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Delia Lopez (R), Michael Meo (Progressive) and Jeff Lawrence (L) in the general election.[4]

U.S. House, Oregon District 3 General Election, 2010
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEarl Blumenauer incumbent 70.1% 193,104
     Republican Delia Lopez 24.6% 67,714
     Progressive Michael Meo 2.3% 6,197
     Libertarian Jeff Lawrence 3% 8,380
Total Votes 275,395

2008

On November 4, 2008, Earl Blumenauer won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Delia Lopez (R) and Michael Meo (Pacific Green) in the general election.[5]

U.S. House, Oregon District 3 General election, 2008
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEarl Blumenauer incumbent 74.5% 254,235
     Republican Delia Lopez 20.8% 71,063
     Pacific Green Michael Meo 4.4% 15,063
     Independent Miscellaneous 0.2% 701
Total Votes 341,062

2006

On November 7, 2006, Earl Blumenauer won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Bruce Broussard (R) and David Brownlow (Constitution) in the general election.[6]

U.S. House, Oregon District 3 General election, 2006
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEarl Blumenauer incumbent 73.5% 186,380
     Republican Bruce Broussard 23.5% 59,529
     Constitution David Brownlow 2.8% 7,003
     Independent Other 0.3% 698
Total Votes 253,610

2004

On November 2, 2004, Earl Blumenauer won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Tammi Mars (R), Dale Winegarden (Socialist) and Walter Brown (Constitution) in the general election.[7]

U.S. House, Oregon District 3 General election, 2004
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEarl Blumenauer incumbent 70.9% 245,559
     Republican Tammi Mars 23.7% 82,045
     Socialist Walter Brown 3.1% 10,678
     Constitution Dale Winegarden 2.1% 7,119
     Independent Miscellaneous 0.3% 1,159
Total Votes 346,560

2002

On November 5, 2002, Earl Blumenauer won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Sarah Seale (R), Walter Brown (Socialist), Kevin Jones (Libertarian) and David Brownlow (Constitution) in the general election.[8]

U.S. House, Oregon District 3 General election, 2002
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEarl Blumenauer incumbent 66.8% 156,851
     Republican Sarah Seale 26.7% 62,821
     Socialist Walter Brown 2.8% 6,588
     Libertarian Kevin Jones 2% 4,704
     Constitution David Brownlow 1.5% 3,495
     Independent Miscellaneous 0.2% 518
Total Votes 234,977

2000

On November 7, 2000, Earl Blumenauer won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Jeffrey Pollock (R), Tre Arrow (Pacific Green), Bruce Knight (Libertarian) and Walter Brown (Socialist) in the general election.[9]

U.S. House, Oregon District 3 General Election, 2000
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEarl Blumenauer incumbent 66.8% 181,049
     Republican Jeffrey Pollock 23.6% 64,128
     Pacific Green Tre Arrow 5.8% 15,763
     Libertarian Bruce Knight 1.8% 4,942
     Socialist Walter Brown 1.7% 4,703
     N/A Miscellaneous 0.2% 576
Total Votes 271,161

1998

On November 3, 1998, Earl Blumenauer won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Bruce Knight (Libertarian) and Walter Brown (Socialist) in the general election.[10]

U.S. House, Oregon District 3 General Election, 1998
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEarl Blumenauer incumbent 83.9% 153,889
     Libertarian Bruce Knight 9.2% 16,930
     Socialist Walter Brown 5.6% 10,199
     N/A Miscellaneous 1.3% 2,333
Total Votes 183,351

1996

On November 5, 1996, Earl Blumenauer won election to the United States House. He defeated Scott Bruun (R), Joe Keating (Pacific Green), Bruce Knight (Libertarian) and Victoria Guillebeau (Socialist) in the general election.[11]

U.S. House, Oregon District 3 General Election, 1996
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngEarl Blumenauer 66.9% 165,922
     Republican Scott Bruun 26.3% 65,259
     Pacific Joe Keating 3.7% 9,274
     Libertarian Bruce Knight 1.8% 4,474
     Socialist Victoria Guillebeau 1% 2,449
     N/A Miscellaneous 0.2% 531
Total Votes 247,909

1994

On November 8, 1994, Ron Wyden won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Everett Hall (R), Mark Brunelle (I) and Gene Nanni (L) in the general election.[12]

U.S. House, Oregon District 3 General Election, 1994
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRon Wyden incumbent 72.5% 161,624
     Republican Everett Hall 19.4% 43,211
     Independent Mark Brunelle 6.1% 13,550
     Libertarian Gene Nanni 1.9% 4,164
     N/A Miscellaneous 0.1% 273
Total Votes 222,822

1992

On November 3, 1992, Ron Wyden won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Al Ritter (R) and Blair Bobier (L) in the general election.[13]

U.S. House, Oregon District 3 General Election, 1992
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRon Wyden incumbent 77.1% 208,028
     Republican Al Ritter 18.6% 50,235
     Libertarian Blair Bobier 4.2% 11,413
     N/A Miscellaneous 0.1% 203
Total Votes 269,879

1990

On November 6, 1990, Ron Wyden won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Phil Mooney (R) in the general election.[14]

U.S. House, Oregon District 3 General Election, 1990
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRon Wyden incumbent 80.8% 169,731
     Republican Phil Mooney 19.1% 40,216
     N/A Other 0.1% 246
Total Votes 210,193

1988

On November 8, 1988, Ron Wyden won re-election to the United States House. He ran unopposed in the general election.[15]

U.S. House, Oregon District 3 General Election, 1988
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRon Wyden incumbent 99.4% 190,684
     N/A Other 0.6% 1,141
Total Votes 191,825

1986

On November 4, 1986, Ron Wyden won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Thomas H. Phelan (R) in the general election.[16]

U.S. House, Oregon District 3 General Election, 1986
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRon Wyden incumbent 85.9% 180,067
     Republican Thomas H. Phelan 14% 29,321
     N/A Other 0.1% 193
Total Votes 209,581

1984

On November 6, 1984, Ron Wyden won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Drew Davis (R) in the general election.[17]

U.S. House, Oregon District 3 General Election, 1984
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRon Wyden incumbent 58.7% 173,438
     Republican Drew Davis 41.3% 122,247
     N/A Other 0% 27
Total Votes 295,712

1982

On November 2, 1982, Ron Wyden won re-election to the United States House. He defeated Thomas H. Phelan (R) in the general election.[18]

U.S. House, Oregon District 3 General Election, 1982
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRon Wyden incumbent 78.3% 159,416
     Republican Thomas H. Phelan 21.7% 44,162
     N/A Write-in 0% 84
Total Votes 203,662

1980

On November 4, 1980, Ron Wyden won election to the United States House. He defeated Darrell R. Conger (R) in the general election.[19]

U.S. House, Oregon District 3 General Election, 1980
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngRon Wyden 71.9% 156,371
     Republican Darrell R. Conger 28% 60,940
     N/A Write-in 0.1% 112
Total Votes 217,423

Redistricting

2010-2011

This is the 3rd congressional district prior to the 2010 redistricting.
See also: Redistricting in Oregon

The Oregon State Legislature recently approved a new map of the congressional districts based on updated population information from the 2010 census. It was the first time in 60 years the Oregon legislature agreed on a bipartisan redistricting map. [20]

External links

See also

References

  1. Oregon Redistricting Map, "Map," accessed August 9, 2012
  2. Oregon Live, "2012 General Election Results," November 7, 2012
  3. Oregon Live, "2012 General Election Results," November 7, 2012
  4. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2010," accessed March 28, 2013
  5. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 4, 2008," accessed March 28, 2013
  6. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 7, 2006," accessed March 28, 2013
  7. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 2004," accessed March 28, 2013
  8. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 5, 2002," accessed March 28, 2013
  9. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 7, 2000," accessed March 28, 2013
  10. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 3, 1998," accessed March 28, 2013
  11. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 5, 1996," accessed March 28, 2013
  12. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 8, 1994," accessed March 28, 2013
  13. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 3, 1992," accessed March 28, 2013
  14. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 6, 1990," accessed March 28, 2013
  15. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 8, 1988," accessed March 28, 2013
  16. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 4, 1986," accessed March 28, 2013
  17. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 6, 1984," accessed March 28, 2013
  18. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 2, 1982," accessed March 28, 2013
  19. U.S. Congress House Clerk, "Statistics of the Congressional Election of November 4, 1980," accessed March 28, 2013
  20. katu.com Legislature approves redistricting plan, Kitzhaber to sign it December 29, 2011