State Background Info:
  Upcoming SoS Elections:

Oregon Election Administration
Chief Election Official(s): Secretary of State (View Website)
Election/Appointment Process:
Partisan Election
Responsibilities:
  • Prescribes voter registration forms
  • Determines ballot eligibility of parties
  • Approves new voting systems/ devices
  • Advertises statewide ballot questions
  • Prepares election calendar
  • Canvasses election returns
  • Handles state recounts

Current Official(s): Bill Bradbury
Public Office Experience:

Senate President, Oregon State Senate, 1993-1995
Senator, Oregon State Senate, 1985-1995
Majority Leader, Oregon State Senate, 1986-1993
Representative, Oregon State House of Representatives, 1981-1985.
Reelection/Reappointment Date:
2008
Contact Information:
Hon. Bill Bradbury
Secretary of State
136 State Capitol
Salem, OR 97310
(503) 986-1523
Fax (503) 986-1616
oregon.sos@state.or.us


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[Completed by Secretary of State Bill Bradbury, July 26, 2005]

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