Who Won Oregon Elections in 2008?
Oregon Senator Gordon Smith was defeated in his 2008 re-election bid by Democratic challenger Jeff Merkley (pictured) in a tight race.
The retirement of Darlene Hooley left an open Congressional seat in District 5. Kurt Schrader defeated Mike Erickson and kept the seat in the Democratic column.
The other four Congressional elections were won by the incumbents.
Senator Ron Wyden's term ends in 2010. The next Oregon Gubernatorial Election is in 2010 as well.
Barack Obama won Oregon's seven electoral votes.