Oregon

Current Numbers

Congress
1
(1D)
14.3% of 7 seats

(2 U.S. Senate 5 House)

Statewide Elective Executive
4
(3D, 1NP)
80% of 5 seats
State Legislature
40
(28D, 12R)
44.4% of 90 seats
Congress - Current and Historic
Name Party Position Year(s) Served Notes
Suzanne M. Bonamici D U.S. Representative 2012-present Bonamici won a special election in 2012.
Darlene Hooley D U.S. Representative 1997-2008
Elizabeth Furse D U.S. Representative 1993-1998
Edith Green D U.S. Representative 1955-1974
Maurine B. Neuberger D U.S. Senator 1960-1966 Neuberger concurrently won a special election to fill a vacancy caused by the death of her husband and a regular election to fill the new term.
Nanny Wood Honeyman D U.S. Representative 1937-1938
Statewide Elective Executive - Current and Historic
Name Party Position Year(s) Served Notes
Shemia P. Fagan D Secretary of State 2021-present
Ellen F. Rosenblum D Attorney General 2012-present Rosenblum was appointed in 2012.
Kate Brown D Governor 2015-present Brown was appointed in 2015.
Valerie T. Hoyle NP Labor Commissioner 2019-present
Bev Clarno R Secretary of State 2019-2020 Clarno was appointed in 2019.
Jeanne P. Atkins D Secretary of State 2015-2016 Atkins was appointed in 2015.
Kate Brown D Secretary of State 2009-2015
Susan Castillo NP Superintendent of Public Instruction 2003-2012
Norma Paulus NP Superintendent of Public Instruction 1990-1998 Paulus was initially appointed and subsequently elected.
Barbara Roberts D Governor 1991-1994
Mary L. Roberts D Labor Commissioner 1979-1994
Barbara Roberts D Secretary of State 1985-1990
Norma Paulus R Secretary of State 1977-1984
State Legislature - Numbers and Percentage of Officeholders by Year
Year State Rank Senate Total Women/Total Senate House Total Women/Total House Total Women/Total Legislature % Total Women
2022 3 8D | 1R 9/30 20D | 11R 31/60 40/90 44.4
2021 2 6D | 1R 7/30 22D | 12R 34/60 41/90 45.6
2020 3 7D | 2R 9/30 23D | 7R 30/60 39/90 43.3
2019 3 7D | 2R 9/30 22D | 7R 29/60 38/90 42.2
2018 9 6D | 2R 8/30 19D | 3R 22/60 30/90 33.3
2017 8 6D | 2R 8/30 19D | 3R 22/60 30/90 33.3
2016 10 6D | 2R 8/30 16D | 4R 20/60 28/90 31.1
2015 10 6D | 2R 8/30 16D | 4R 20/60 28/90 31.1
2014 8 5D | 2R 7/30 15D | 6R 21/60 28/90 31.1
2013 15 5D | 2R 7/30 14D | 5R 19/60 26/90 27.8
2012 12 7D | 3R 10/30 12D | 5R 17/60 27/90 28.9
2011 14 6D | 2R 8/30 12D | 5R 17/60 25/90 27.8
2010 14 8D | 2R 10/30 13D | 3R 16/60 26/90 28.9
2009 17 8D | 1R 9/30 13D | 3R 16/60 25/90 26.7
2008 8 8D | 1R | 1Ind 10/30 11D | 8R 19/60 29/90 32.2
2007 10 8D | 1R 9/30 12D | 7R 19/60 28/90 31.1
2006 15 8D | 1R 9/30 8D | 8R 16/60 25/90 27.8
2005 15 8D | 1R 9/30 9D | 8R 17/60 26/90 27.8
2004 9 6D | 1R 7/30 11D | 9R 20/60 27/90 28.9
2003 4 6D | 1R 7/30 11D | 9R 20/60 27/90 31.1
2002 5 7D | 1R 8/30 13D | 9R 22/60 30/90 33.3
2001 5 7D | 1R 8/30 14D | 9R 23/60 31/90 33.3
2000 8 6D | 2R 8/30 11D | 8R 19/60 27/90 30.0
1999 8 6D | 2R 8/30 11D | 8R 19/60 27/90 30.0
1998 17 6D | 4R 10/30 8D | 6R 14/60 24/90 25.6
1997 17 6D | 4R 10/30 8D | 6R 14/60 24/90 25.6
1996 7 4D | 3R 7/30 11D | 8R 19/60 26/90 28.9
1995 7 4D | 3R 7/30 11D | 8R 19/60 26/90 28.9
1994 12 6D | 1R 7/30 10D | 6R 16/60 23/90 25.6
1993 9 6D | 1R 7/30 10D | 6R 16/60 23/90 27.8
1992 12 7D | 1R 8/30 10D | 6R 16/60 24/90 24.4
1991 14 6D | 1R 7/30 10D | 6R 16/60 23/90 23.3
1990 16 6D | 1R 7/30 7D | 5R 12/60 19/90 20.0
1989 16 6D | 1R 7/30 7D | 5R 12/60 19/90 20.0
1988 20 5D | 1R 6/30 7D | 3R 10/60 16/90 16.7
1987 20 4D | 1R 5/30 7D | 3R 10/60 15/90 17.8
1986 8 4D | 2R 6/30 7D | 4R 11/60 17/90 20.0
1985 8 4D | 2R 6/30 7D | 4R 11/60 17/90 20.0
1984 7 5D | 2R 7/30 7D | 6R 13/60 20/90 22.2
1983 7 5D | 2R 7/30 7D | 6R 13/60 20/90 22.2
1981 6 1D | 0R 1/30 11D | 7R 18/60 19/90 22.2
1979 10 0D | 0R 0/30 9D | 5R 14/60 14/90 14.4
1977 9 1D | 0R 1/30 7D | 2R 9/60 10/90 13.3
1975 10 3D | 0R 3/30 5D | 3R 8/60 11/90 12.2