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Jerry Wilson: ‘Oh no, electile dysfunction!’

Jerry Wilson at Viva La Revolucion:

How embarrassing, the Oregon Progressive Party bosses who invited me to run ten months ago suddenly changed their minds at the filing deadline. Or somebody changed their minds for them – somebody whose name starts with a big D I suspect.

There is no question I would have given the race to Dudley had I been on the ballot.… Read more ...

Oregon Progressive Party Nominates Candidates, Skips Gubernatorial Race

Richard Winger reports at Ballot Access News:

The ballot-qualified Progressive Party of Oregon held a nominating convention on August 19, and nominated five congressional candidates, one nominee for state office, and two for partisan county office.  The nominee for State Office is Walt Brown, who is running for Treasurer.  Brown was also the Socialist Party’s presidential nominee in 2004.

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OR Pacific Greens Fear Spoiling Race, Decline to Run Gubernatorial Candidate

Jeff Mapes of The Oregonian provides some interesting news from the recent Pacific Green nominating convention in Oregon:

The Greens met in Portland on Saturday and discussed having Eugene resident Candy Neville run for governor.  Instead, it was decided that a “US Senate run was best for her,” according the minutes of the meeting.

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Soloflex Founder/CEO, Jerry Wilson, Progressive for Governor of Oregon: ‘Don’t fence me in’

Posted by Soloflex Founder/CEO, Jerry Wilson, Progressive for Governor of Oregon, at Viva La Revolucion:

I’ve thought for years that the borders of the Americas are not to keep people out but to keep people in – so they can be taxed to death. Whatever their purpose, I don’t like ‘em.… Read more ...

17 guns seized from home of Progressive gubernatorial candidate in Oregon

From FOX 12 in Oregon:

The candidate’s son, Brian Wilson, was arrested April 8 on a charge of felon in possession of a firearm shortly before a search warrant was served at his father’s property on Badertscher Road near North Plains…

Wilson works for his father’s business, which is headquartered at the Badertscher Road address.

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Soloflex Founder/CEO, Jerry Wilson, Announces Bid for Oregon Governor

Posted at viva-la-revolucion.org:

Jerry Wilson is taking his politics more seriously. A longtime activist, Wilson served on the National Democratic Party Platform Drafting Committee in 2004, and has been a been a Chief Petitioner on two statewide Initiatives, one to force the closure of the Trojan nuclear power plant in 1992 and one to decriminalize marijuana in 1986.… Read more ...