2016 Primary Election Recommendations

Please note that election day is Tuesday, May 17, 2016! Click below to access quick links on this page:

2016 Recommended Candidates

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Local Bond/Levy Endorsements

OEA Locals have endorsed a YES VOTE on the following local bond/levy campaigns:

  • Mount Hood Community College Bond
  • McMinnville School Bond
  • Rogue Community College Bond
  • Athena-Weston School Bond
  • Centennial School Bond
  • South Umpqua School Bond
  • Milton-Freewater School Bond
  • Gaston School Bond
  • South Lane School Bond
  • Junction City School Bond

If you have any questions about the 2016 primary election process, contact OEA Statewide Political Organizer Jenny Smith.

Join our Political Cadre!

If you're interested in learning more about how to successfully lead a local election effort, please contact OEA's Government Relations Department and become an OEA Political Activist through OEA's Political Cadre program!

Become a Member of OEA-PIE!

OEA-PIE is OEA’s political action committee – made up every OEA member who makes a voluntary contribution.  Together with The NEA Fund for Children and Public Education, it allows you to combine your investment with thousands of other members to elect lawmakers who care about public education as much as we do.  Go here to learn more and donate to OEA-PIE.

Information on Voting

To date, nearly thousands of Oregon educators have already voted. You should be one of them! Stick your ballot in the mail today, or if you'd rather drop of your ballot go here for a map of drop-off sites in your area.

For more information on voting in Oregon and to view the Voter's Pamphlet online, visit the Secretary of State's website here.