*page updated 11/13/2021


Statewide Primary

  • The Independent Party of Oregon (IPO) completed its 2020 Presidential Preference poll and election for statewide offices on May 12th, 2020.

Legislative and local caucuses

  • The party will begin accepting applications for nomination to state legislative offices on July 3rd.  Caucuses for legislative and local offices will be complete by July 31st. Candidates interested in seeking the IPO nomination should check back on this web site for more information.

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Non-partisan or local office

The Independent Party of Oregon will prioritize local non-partisan elections in 2022.  Candidates interested in seeking positions on local school boards, city councils, and other non-partisan public offices are encouraged to reach out to our officers or staff.

Partisan legislative or statewide office

The state council will determine its method and dates of nomination for partisan public office and hold elections for its nominating caucus in early 2022. 

Candidate nominations have traditionally been held at the traditional May Primary or later using a primary and/or caucus format.