Very few surprises on Oreogn's primary election day. Both incumbent governor John Kitzhaber and U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley easily won their nominations in the Democratic primary. Kitzhaber will face Republican Dennis Richardson and Merkley will face Monica Wehby.
Congressman Greg Walden, the Republican who represents Umatilla County in Oregon's second district, easily won nomination for another term. He will face Aelea Christofferson in thegneral election.
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