Record-setting number of women elected as governors in midterms

In Oregon, Democrat Tina Kotek has essentially declared victory based on a call by The Oregonian/OregonLive

By: - November 10, 2022 11:54 am

Several hundred people gathered at the Oregon Garden in Silverton on Tuesday for Republican candidate Christine Drazan. As of Thursday morning, she continues to trail Democrat Tina Kotek in votes. (Connor Radnovich/Oregon Capital Chronicle)

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Jennifer Shutt
Jennifer Shutt

Jennifer covers the nation’s capital as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Her coverage areas include congressional policy, politics and legal challenges with a focus on health care, unemployment, housing and aid to families.