One in a series of posts about political changes, or lack thereof, over the last decade around Northwest politics.
In some ways, Oregon Republicans probably would love to have a do-over on this last decade. But what exactly would they do over?
Here is where Oregon was a decade ago in partisan office-holding:
And, after a decade in which all of the statewide seats have turned over and U.S. House seats have been up every two years, here is where it is now:
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Only partisan offices are included among the statewides and county commissions here; and there was some shifting among counties in choosing to have partisan or nonpartisan offices, so those comparisons are a bit of apples and oranges. (more…)