Oregon gubernatorial election, 1998

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Oregon gubernatorial election, 1998
Oregon
1994 ←
November 3, 1998 → 2002

  John Kitzhaber.jpg Bill Sizemore.jpg
Nominee John Kitzhaber Bill Sizemore
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 717,061 334,001
Percentage 64.42% 30.01%

Governor before election

John Kitzhaber
Democratic

Elected Governor

John Kitzhaber
Democratic

The 1998 Oregon gubernatorial election took place on November 3, 1998. Democratic nominee John Kitzhaber defeated Republican Bill Sizemore to win a second term.

Results[edit]

Official results from the Oregon Secretary of State are as follows:[1]

Oregon gubernatorial election, 1998
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic John Kitzhaber 717,061 64.42%
Republican Bill Sizemore 334,001 30.01%
Libertarian Richard P. Burke 20,200 1.81%
Pacific Green Blair Bobier 15,843 1.42%
Reform Roger G. Weidner 10,144 0.91%
Natural Law Patti Steurer 7,823 0.70%
Socialist Trey Smith 5,772 0.52%
Independent Write-ins 2,254 0.20%
Totals 1,113,098 100.00%
Democratic hold

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