Robert Ekstrom

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Robert Ekstrom
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Candidate for
U.S. House, Oregon, District 1
Prior offices
Columbia County Charter Committee
Bachelor'sMiddlebury College (1962)
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Robert Ekstrom was a 2012 Constitution candidate who sought election to the U.S. House representing the 1st Congressional District of Oregon.[1] He lost to incumbent Suzanne Bonamici (D) in the general election.[2]


Ekstrom earned his Bachelor's degree in economics from Middlebury College in Vermont in 1962. He is the founder and owner of DoorWorks Co.[3] 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's 1st congressional district elections, 2012

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.[2]

U.S. House, Oregon District 1 General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Democratic Green check mark transparent.pngSuzanne Bonamici Incumbent 59.6% 197,845
     Republican Delinda Morgan 33% 109,699
     Progressive Steven Reynolds 4.5% 15,009
     Constitution Robert Ekstrom 2.7% 8,918
     Write-In N/A 0.2% 509
Total Votes 331,980
Source: Oregon Secretary of State "Official Election Results, 2012 General Election"

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