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  • Mannix Refuses To Endorse Erickson (Oregon primary aftermath)

    05/24/2008 3:08:58 PM PDT · by Clintonfatigued · 34 replies · 699+ views
    CBS News ^ | May 21, 2008 | Josh Kraushaar
    Kevin Mannix, who lost in the Republican primary in Oregon's 5th District to businessman Mike Erickson, will not be endorsing his rival - a serious blow to the Republican party's chances of holding the very winnable open seat, currently held by retiring Rep. Darlene Hooley (D-Ore.). "I will not support him because he's a dishonest person and that's my bottom line," Mannix told the Politico. "I cannot support a dishonest campaign. I need to stick to my principles here, and he'll have to deal with it. That doesn't mean I'm endorsing or supporting the Democrat, but I'm not doing anything...
  • Rep. Hooley should brace for a tough race (Statesman Journal endorses Jackie Winters)

    04/17/2004 6:39:14 PM PDT · by AuH2ORepublican · 14 replies · 1,812+ views
    Statesman Journal ^ | April 17, 2004 | Editorial
    Rep. Hooley should brace for a tough race Both Sen. Jackie Winters and Jim Zupacncic are formidable foes. April 17, 2004 Voters in the 5th Congressional District can choose between the strongest Republican candidates in years. Either state Sen. Jackie Winters of Salem or lawyer Jim Zupancic of Lake Oswego would be a formidable opponent to Democratic Rep. Darlene Hooley. Winters’ and Zupancic’s views are alike in many ways. Both support President Bush’s tax cut, his No Child Left Behind act and his approach to thinning public forests. Each vows to cut government waste and paints the other as more...
  • Former Oregon GOP Chairman Endorses Jackie Winters for Congress

    04/14/2004 11:11:48 AM PDT · by AuH2ORepublican · 7 replies · 1,911+ views
    JackieWinters.Com ^ | April 12, 2004 | Perry A. Atkinson
    From the desk of Perry A. Atkinson Oregon Republican Party Chairman 1999-2003 Monday, April 12, 2004 Dear Fellow Republican, It is rare that I get involved in a Republican Primary but when I learned that Senator Jackie Winters’ opponent in the Fifth Congressional District race, downtown Portland Lawyer Jim Zupancic, had contributed money to Democrat Attorney General Hardy Meyers, it bothered me deeply. This is the same Hardy Meyers that recently refused to enforce the state law banning gay marriage in Multnomah County. While I was trying to lead the Party, at a time when then candidate George W. Bush...
  • Winters Only Candidate to Receive NRA Endorsement (Black Republican Running for Congress in Oregon)

    04/01/2004 8:23:13 AM PST · by AuH2ORepublican · 10 replies · 1,593+ views
    JackieWinters.Com ^ | March 31, 2004 | Jackie Winters
    “I am grateful to all the NRA members for their continued support. I am honored to forward you the following NRA-PVF endorsement I received today,” Senator Jackie Winters. NRA Political Victory Fund Institute for Legislative Action 11250 Waples Mill Road, Fairfax, Virginia 22030 March 31, 2004 The Honorable Jackie Winters 3282 25th Street SE Salem, Oregon 97302 Dear Senator Winters: On behalf of our four million members, the National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund is proud to endorse your candidacy for the United States House of Representatives in the 5th congressional district of Oregon. During your tenure in the Oregon...
  • Serving in Iraq, Boquist rethinks bid for Congress [WA-5]

    01/11/2004 11:55:44 AM PST · by JohnnyZ · 8 replies · 135+ views
    Statesman Journal ^ | January 4, 2004 | PETER WONG
    <p>Brian Boquist said that his hat still is in the ring for the Republican nomination for the 5th District congressional seat in the Mid-Willamette Valley.</p> <p>But he wrote Friday in an e-mail message from Baghdad, Iraq, that if he remains on active military duty and Democratic incumbent Darlene Hooley of West Linn files for a fifth term, he might reconsider his candidacy.</p>
  • Sen. Winters will run for Congress [Black Republican in OR-5]

    10/03/2003 10:50:43 PM PDT · by JohnnyZ · 9 replies · 248+ views
    Statesman Journal ^ | October 2, 2003 | Steve Law
    <p>Salem state Sen. Jackie Winters formally entered the race to unseat Democratic Congresswoman Darlene Hooley on Wednesday.</p> <p>Winters had been contemplating the race for several months but wanted to wait until her mind cleared after the 2003 legislative session ended. Her decision was clinched, she said, when she won the support from one wavering family member.</p>
  • Sen. Winters' potential for Hooley's seat considered [OR-5]

    07/15/2003 8:19:20 AM PDT · by JohnnyZ · 30 replies · 347+ views
    Statesman Journal ^ | July 15, 2003 | Steve Law
    <p>Salem Republican Jackie Winters might try to unseat local Congresswoman Darlene Hooley with a nudge from the top gun in her party — George W. Bush.</p> <p>“I’ve had conversations with the president on a couple of occasions,” said Winters, serving in her first state Senate term. “I’ve said that I would look at it, but I won’t do anything until after the session.”</p>