Letter: Why were other gubernatorial candidates left out of debate? (Aug. 10, 2022)
August 10, 2022
Editors of the Oregon Newspaper Publishers Association:
I am writing to thank you for hosting the first gubernatorial debate of this campaign season. Last Friday, I was watching the debate you hosted and noticed something, or rather, someone, was missing.
Of the multiple candidates running for governor of Oregon, only three of them were invited to attend. A duly elected Libertarian candidate, R Leon Noble had been excluded and I would like to know why.
Mr. Noble earned the nomination of the Libertarian Party of Oregon during their Primary Election held last June.
Unlike other “minor”...