SALEM, Ore Americas largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer civil rights organization has endorsed the reelection bid of Oregon Gov Kate. Russian hackers attempted to penetrate Washington and Oregons voter. Trump ran far behind in Oregon in the 2016 election, and the state is dominated by elected Democrats Brown has been outfront in criticizing attempts by Trump. She shifted over from being Oregons secretary of state to governor on Feb 18, 2015, when John Kitzhaber resigned amid an influencepeddling inquiry She then. Thats because on Feb 18, 2015, she shifted over from being Oregons secretary of state to governor when John Kitzhaber resigned the states top office amid an. officials told his office that "Russian government" representatives tried. OLYMPIA, Wash AP Federal authorities have told officials in Washington. The Russian government tried but failed to access the Oregon Secretary of States computer network during the 2016 election, officials said on Friday Oregon learned about the attempt in a brief phone call from an official from the US. In September 2016, the National Institute of Justice launched a RealTime Crime Forecasting Challenge to predict crime hotspots in the city of Portland, Oregon. Trump captured a historic victory in the 2016 presidential election early Wednesday morning, securing the 270 votes needed to become the nations 45th presidentelect Business Insiders above map is an aggregation New York,.