May 2022 Election Endorsements

Spring Into Action: The Mercury’s Election Endorsements for May 17, 2022

Mercury Primary Endorsements 2022: City of Portland

Mercury Primary Endorsements 2022: Multnomah County

Mercury Primary Endorsements 2022: Metro

Mercury Primary Endorsements 2022: State

Mercury Primary Endorsements 2022: Federal

[The Mercury does not endorse in uncontested races. Also, putting these endorsements together takes LOTS of hard work—and that's on top of our regular excellent reporting. Show your appreciation for the Mercury with a small contribution, please, and thank you!—eds]


City Commissioner, Position 2

AJ McCreary

City Commissioner, Position 3

Jo Ann Hardesty

Portland City Auditor

Simone Rede


Multnomah County Sheriff

Nicole Morrisey O’Donnell

Multnomah County Chair

Jessica Vega Pederson

County Commissioner, District 2

Susheela Jayapal


Metro Council President

Lynn Peterson

Metro Council, 6th District

Duncan Hwang


State Representative, 41st District

Kaliko Castille

State Representative, 45th District

Thuy Tran

Oregon Labor Commissioner

Christina Stephenson


Tina Kotek


US Representative, 1st District

Suzanne Bonamici

US Representative, 3rd District

Earl Blumenauer

US Representative, 5th District

Jamie McLeod-Skinner

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