Democrats Leading in State-wide Races


Klamath Falls, Ore.– Democrat incumbents area leading in November races, according to a new survey from Public Policy Polling. Fresh off of last week’s primaries, Governor John Kitzhaber leads GOP challenger Dennis Richardson by 13 points, despite Kitzhaber’s struggle to overcome failed Cover Oregon implementation. Senator Jeff Merkley also shows a 14-point lead over Republican Monica Wehby.