2020 Portland, Oregon mayoral election

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Portland mayoral election, 2020
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Mayor before election

Ted Wheeler
Democratic

Elected Mayor

TBD

The 2020 Portland mayoral election will determine who will serve as the Mayor of Portland, Oregon beginning in January 2021. Incumbent Mayor Ted Wheeler, first elected in 2016, is eligible to run for a second term.

Municipal elections in Oregon are non-partisan. A primary election for this office will be held on Tuesday, May 19, 2020, with a runoff election scheduled for Tuesday, November 3, 2020 in the event that no candidate receives a simple majority of the vote.[1][2]

Candidates[edit]

Declared[edit]

  • Michael Burleson, climate justice activist [3]
  • Sarah Iannarone, restaurateur[4][5]
  • Teressa Raiford, activist[5][6][7]

Potential[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Multnomah County Elections Calendar". Multnomah County. Retrieved July 9, 2019.
  2. ^ "Candidate Filing Procedures". The City of Portland, Oregon. Retrieved July 9, 2019.
  3. ^ "Michael Burleson: Running for mayor of Portland". KATU. July 28, 2019. Retrieved August 9, 2019.
  4. ^ Monahan, Rachel (July 9, 2019). "2016 Mayoral Candidate Sarah Iannarone Will Run Again Against Mayor Ted Wheeler". Willamette Week. Retrieved July 9, 2019.
  5. ^ a b c Templeton, Amelia (July 9, 2019). "The Race For Portland Mayor In 2020 Is Beginning To Take Shape". Oregon Public Broadcasting. Retrieved July 9, 2019.
  6. ^ Kavanaugh, Shane Dixon (December 3, 2017). "Black Lives Matter activist Teressa Raiford says she'll challenge Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler in 2020". The Oregonian. Retrieved July 9, 2019.
  7. ^ Sevcenko, Melanie (December 14, 2017). "Teressa Raiford Running for City Mayor 2020". The Skanner. Retrieved July 9, 2019.
  8. ^ "Haley Adams For Portland Mayor". Facebook. July 29, 2019. Retrieved August 9, 2019.
  9. ^ a b Friedman, Gordon R. (April 10, 2019). "Jessica Vega Pederson, Multnomah County commissioner, eyes run for Portland mayor". The Oregonian. Retrieved July 9, 2019.
  10. ^ Friedman, Gordon R. (March 15, 2019). "State Rep. Diego Hernandez may consider run for Portland elected office". The Oregonian. Retrieved July 10, 2019.
  11. ^ Redden, Jim (May 7, 2019). "Wheeler: 'Yes, I'm running for reelection'". Portland Tribune. Retrieved July 9, 2019.
  12. ^ Friedman, Gordon R. (June 25, 2019). "Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler makes bid for reelection known in private conversations". The Oregonian. Retrieved July 9, 2019.

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Candidates