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Congressman's ouster imperils Democrats' hold on Oregon seat

Oct. 21, 2022 12:53 PM EDT

LAKE OSWEGO, Ore. (AP) — Progressive Jamie McLeod-Skinner made seven-term Rep. Kurt Schrader the first Democratic congressman to lose his reelection bid this year when she defeated him in their May primary. His ouster from Oregon's 5th District, along with new boundaries that make...

Oregon's newest House district holds first general election

Oct. 20, 2022 11:32 AM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — On paper, Oregon’s newly created 6th Congressional District would appear to lean toward Democrats. Its boundaries, drawn by the Democratic-controlled Legislature during redistricting last year after the 2020 census, set it up as a relatively safe seat for...