Oregon's 3rd congressional district
|Oregon's 3rd congressional district|
Oregon's 3rd congressional district - since January 3, 2013.
|Current Representative||Earl Blumenauer (D–Portland)|
|Area||1,021 sq mi (2,640 km2)|
Oregon's 3rd congressional district covers most of Multnomah County, including Portland east of the Willamette River, Gresham, and Troutdale. It also includes the northern part of Clackamas County, including Milwaukie. Parts of northwest Portland also lie within the district.
List of representatives
|District created||March 4, 1913|
|Walter Lafferty||Republican||March 4, 1913 – March 3, 1915||Portland||Redistricted from the 2nd district|
|Clifton N. McArthur||Republican||March 4, 1915 – March 3, 1923||Portland|
|Elton Watkins||Democratic||March 4, 1923 – March 3, 1925||Portland|
|Maurice E. Crumpacker||Republican||March 4, 1925 – July 24, 1927||Portland||Died|
|Vacant||July 24, 1927 – October 18, 1927|
|Franklin F. Korell||Republican||October 18, 1927 – March 3, 1931||Portland|
|Charles H. Martin||Democratic||March 4, 1931 – January 3, 1935||Portland|
|William A. Ekwall||Republican||January 3, 1935 – January 3, 1937||Portland|
|Nan Wood Honeyman||Democratic||January 3, 1937 – January 3, 1939||Portland||First woman elected to Congress from Oregon|
|Homer D. Angell||Republican||January 3, 1939 – January 3, 1955||Portland|
|Edith Green||Democratic||January 3, 1955 – December 31, 1974||Portland||Resigned shortly before her final term expired|
|Robert B. Duncan||Democratic||January 3, 1975 – January 3, 1981||Gresham|
|Ron Wyden||Democratic||January 3, 1981 – February 5, 1996||Portland||Resigned after being elected to the US Senate|
|Vacant||February 5, 1996 – May 21, 1996|
|Earl Blumenauer||Democratic||May 21, 1996 – present||Portland||Incumbent|
Recent presidential elections
|Election results from presidential races|
|2012||President||Obama 72 - 25%|
|2016||President||Clinton 71 - 23%|
Sources (official results only):
- http://www.oregonvotes.org/pages/history/archive/index.html Elections History] from the Oregon Secretary of State website
- Election Statistics from the website of the Clerk of the United States House of Representatives
|Pacific Green||Michael Meo||6,197||2.25|
|Pacific Green||Michael Meo||15,063||4.42|
|Constitution (Oregon)||David Brownlow||7,003||2.76|
|Socialist||Walter F. Brown||10,678||3.08|
|Socialist||Walter F. Brown||6,538||2.78|
|Republican||Jeffery L. Pollack||64,128||23.65|
|Pacific Green||Tre Arrow||15,763||5.81|
|Libertarian||Bruce Alexander Knight||4,942||1.821|
|Socialist||Walter F. Brown||4,703||1.73|
|Libertarian||Bruce Alexander Knight||16,930||9.23|
|Socialist||Walter F. Brown||10,199||5.56|
|Pacific Green||Joe Keating||9,274||3.74|
|Libertarian||Bruce Alexander Knight||4,474||1.80|
|Socialist||Victoria P. Guillebeau||2,449||0.99|
1996 special election
|Pacific Green||Joe Keating||4,336||4.03|
|Socialist||Victoria P. Guillebeau||2,452||2.28|
Historical district boundaries
Before the 2002 redistricting, the whole of Multnomah County was included in the district; it lost southwest Portland to the 1st and 5th districts, but it gained most of its current portion of Clackamas County.
- "Partisan Voting Index Districts of the 113th Congress: 2004 & 2008" (PDF). The Cook Political Report. 2012. Retrieved 2013-01-10.
- Mapes, Jeff (June 29, 2011). "Oregon legislators reach agreement on congressional redistricting". The Oregonian. Retrieved July 27, 2011.
- "Oregon's Congressional Districts (Senate Bill 990)" (PDF). Oregon Legislative Assembly. Retrieved July 27, 2011.
- Martis, Kenneth C. (1989). The Historical Atlas of Political Parties in the United States Congress. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company.
- Martis, Kenneth C. (1982). The Historical Atlas of United States Congressional Districts. New York: Macmillan Publishing Company.
- Congressional Biographical Directory of the United States 1774–present