Estacada News: Johnson goes 'full-court press' in insurgent campaign

This article by Gary Warner appeared in Estacada News on May 20, 2022 — click to read on Estacada News.

The "Betsy Brigades" are revving up to move into the Oregon political scene, carrying the message of the insurgent moderate seeking to become just the second independent governor in state history.

Oregon governor candidate Betsy Johnson says she’s the only choice for voters tired of partisanship

This interview by Dave Miller and Anna Griffin appeared on OPB on May 8, 2022 — click to read on OPB.

Oregon Democrats have chosen their nominee for governor, and Republicans are close to knowing theirs. But there’s an unaffiliated candidate likely waiting for them on the November ballot: Former state lawmaker Betsy Johnson.

KATU: Former Oregon Sen. Johnson, running as non-affiliated governor candidate, talks primary

KATU's full interview with Betsy will appear in this week's edition of Your Voice, Your Vote, airing Sunday, May 22 at 9 a.m.

Governor Ted Kulongoski and Senator Gordon Smith Endorse Betsy for Governor

Portland, Ore. Betsy Johnson is pleased to announce that both Democratic Governor Ted Kulongoski and Republican U.S. Senator Gordon Smith have endorsed her candidacy for governor.

 “I am thrilled that Governor Kulongoski and Senator Smith have endorsed my independent candidacy for governor,” said Johnson. “Like you, they know Oregon needs a really big change in our politics and leadership and are ready to put the people back in charge of our state government. I am truly grateful to have the support from two of Oregon’s finest leaders and citizens.”

- Betsy Johnson