Oregon gubernatorial election, 1994

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Oregon gubernatorial election, 1994
Oregon
1990 ←
November 3, 1994
→ 1998

  John Kitzhaber.jpg Denny Smith 1993.jpg
Nominee John Kitzhaber Denny Smith
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 622,083 517,874
Percentage 50.95% 42.41%

Governor before election

Barbara Roberts
Democratic

Elected Governor

John Kitzhaber
Democratic

The 1994 Oregon gubernatorial election took place on November 3, 1994. Democratic nominee John Kitzhaber won the election, defeating Republican Denny Smith.

Polling[edit]

Source Date Kitzhaber (D) Smith (R)
KPTV Sep. 11, 1994 50% 29%

Results[edit]

Official results are as follows:[1]

Oregon gubernatorial election, 1994
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic John Kitzhaber 622,083 50.95%
Republican Denny Smith 517,874 42.41%
American Ed Hickam 58,449 4.79%
Libertarian Danford P. Vander Ploeg 20,183 1.65%
Independent Write-ins 2,421 0.20%
Totals 1,221,010 100.00%
Democratic hold

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