Oregon State Senate Elections 2012

2012 Oregon State Senate Elections

Oregon State Senate Elections 2012 Majority Control

Oregon State Senate
Party As of October 2012 After the 2012 Election
Democratic Party 16 Pending
Republican Party 14 Pending
Total 30 30

Oregon State Senate Elections 2012 Incumbents Retiring

Name: Party: Current Office:
David Nelson Republican Oregon State Senate District 29
Jason Atkinson Republican Oregon State Senate District 2
Joanne Verger Democratic Oregon State Senate District 5

Oregon State Senate Elections Campaign Contributions

Year Number of Candidates Total Contributions
2010 41 $8,704,179
2008 29 $2,779,111
2006 40 $6,103,385
2004 36 $7,016,263
2002 37 $6,330,449

Oregon State Senate Elections In 2010

Donor Amount
Oregon Senate Republican Leadership Fund $1,070,878
Oregon Democratic Party $933,967
Senate Democratic Leadership Fund $723,942
Oregon Education Association $250,846
Oregon Public Employees Local 503 $241,151
Oregon Health Care Association $192,361
Oregon Trial Lawyers Association $181,900
Doctors for Healthy Communities $110,995
Coalition for a Healthy Oregon $102,830
Douglas County Physicians $92,000

List of Oregon State Senate Elections 2012 Candidates

2012 Oregon State Senate Elections - District 1

(Democratic Party) May 15 Democratic Primary

  • Eldon Rollins: 7,381 (Winner)

(Republican Party) May 15 GOP Primary

  • Jeff Kruse: 13,906 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Eldon Rollins
  • Jeff Kruse (Winner)

2012 Oregon State Senate Elections - District 2

(Democratic Party) May 15 Democratic Primary

  • Jim Diefenderfer: 5,697 (Winner)

(Republican Party) May 15 GOP Primary

  • Herman Baertschiger, Jr.: 10,915 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Jim Diefenderfer
  • Herman Baertschiger (Winner)

2012 Oregon State Senate Elections - District 5

(Democratic Party) May 15 Democratic Primary

  • Arnie Roblan: 10,879 (Winner)

(Republican Party) May 15 GOP Primary

  • Scott Roberts: 8,256 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Arnie Roblan (Winner)
  • Scott Roberts

2012 Oregon State Senate Elections - District 9

(Democratic Party) May 15 Democratic Primary

  • Steve Frank: 5,276 (Winner)

(Republican Party) May 15 GOP Primary

  • Fred Girod: 8,443 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Steve Frank
  • Fred Girod (Winner)

2012 Oregon State Senate Elections - District 12

(Democratic Party) May 15 Democratic Primary

  • Annette Frank: 8,012 (Winner)

(Republican Party) May 15 GOP Primary

  • Brian J. Boquist: 9,271 (Winner)

(Libertarian Party) Libertarian candidate:

  • Glen Edward Ewert

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Annette Frank
  • Brian J. Boquist(Winner)

2012 Oregon State Senate Elections - District 14

(Democratic Party) May 15 Democratic Primary

  • Mark Hass: 8,165 (Winner)

(Republican Party) May 15 GOP Primary

  • Gary Coe: 4,257 (Winner)

(Libertarian Party) Libertarian candidate:

  • Mark Vetanen

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Mark Hass (Winner)
  • Gary Coe
  • Mark Vetanen

2012 Oregon State Senate Elections - District 17

(Democratic Party) May 15 Democratic Primary

  • Elizabeth Steiner Hayward: 7,883 (Winner)

(Republican Party) May 15 GOP Primary

  • John Verbeek: 3,784 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Elizabeth Steiner Hayward (Winner)
  • John Verbeek

2012 Oregon State Senate Elections - District 18

(Democratic Party) May 15 Democratic Primary

  • Ginny Burdick: 13,640 (Winner)

(Republican Party) May 15 GOP Primary

  • Suzanne Gallagher (write-in): 1,194 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Ginny Burdick (Winner)
  • Suzanne Gallagher

2012 Oregon State Senate Elections - District 21

(Democratic Party) May 15 Democratic Primary

  • Diane Rosenbaum: 15,755 (Winner)

(Republican Party) May 15 GOP Primary

  • Cliff Hutchison: 2,423 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Diane Rosenbaum (Winner)
  • Cliff Hutchison

2012 Oregon State Senate Elections - District 22

(Democratic Party) May 15 Democratic Primary

  • Chip Shields: 14,916 (Winner)

(Republican Party) May 15 GOP Primary

  • No candidates filed.

(Libertarian Party) Libertarian candidate:

  • Herbert Booth

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Chip Shields (Winner)
  • Herbert Booth

2012 Oregon State Senate Elections - District 23

(Democratic Party) May 15 Democratic Primary

  • Jackie Dingfelder: 14,831 (Winner)

(Republican Party) May 15 GOP Primary

  • No candidates filed.

(Independent) Independent candidates:

  • Tracy Olsen

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Jackie Dingfelder (Winner)
  • Tracy Olsen

2012 Oregon State Senate Elections - District 25

(Democratic Party) May 15 Democratic Primary

  • Laurie Monnes Anderson: 5,701 (Winner)

(Republican Party) May 15 GOP Primary

  • Scott Hansen: 3,451 (Winner)

(Libertarian Party) Libertarian candidate:

  • Eugene Newell, Jr.

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Laurie Monnes Anderson (Winner)
  • Scott Hansen
  • Eugene Newell

2012 Oregon State Senate Elections - District 27

(Democratic Party) May 15 Democratic Primary

  • Geri Hauser: 5,755 (Winner)

(Republican Party) May 15 GOP Primary

  • Tim Knopp: 8,908 (Winner)
  • Chris Telfer: 4,149

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Geri Hauser
  • Tim Knopp (Winner)

2012 Oregon State Senate Elections - District 28

(Democratic Party) May 15 Democratic Primary

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) May 15 GOP Primary

  • Karl Scronce: 4,218
  • Douglas K. Whitsett: 12,190 (Winner) - Incumbent Whitsett was first elected in 2004.

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Douglas K. Whitsett (Winner)

2012 Oregon State Senate Elections - District 29

(Democratic Party) May 15 Democratic Primary

  • Antone Minthorn (write-in): 322 (Winner)

(Republican Party) May 15 GOP Primary

  • Bill Hansell: 8,358 (Winner)
  • Maryl Graybeal Featherstone: 5,284

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Antone Minthorn (write-in)
  • Bill Hansell (Winner)

2012 Oregon State Senate Elections - District 30

(Democratic Party) May 15 Democratic Primary

  • No candidates filed.

(Republican Party) May 15 GOP Primary

  • Ted Ferrioli: 13,004 (Winner)

November 6 General Election Candidates

  • Ted Ferrioli: 13,004 (Winner)

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