Oregon Capitol Chronicle: Oregonians don’t want a party hack in governor’s office

For some Oregonians, the race for governor isn’t about who can raise the most money. And these voters aren’t interested in who can parrot party platforms without flaw. Instead, they seek a new governor who is somewhat blind to party affiliation.

KMTR Eugene: 'I can now be loyal only to Oregonians': Betsy Johnson runs unaffiliated for governor

“This daughter of Oregon won’t let this state decline further without a hell of a fight.”

Betsy Johnson’s statement on the passing of Oregon icon Gerry Frank

Betsy Johnson attends the dedication of the Gerry Frank | Salem Rotary Amphitheater in Riverfront Park on Friday, July 23, 2021 (Ron Cooper)

The word “icon” is tossed around too freely, but Gerry Frank really was an Oregon icon.

Video: Betsy Johnson on Five on 5

The peoples candidate talked with KOBI while visiting southern Oregon this week. Hear what she had to say about issues facing Oregonians: