Gov. John Kitzhaber hasn't committed to a re-election bid, but his campaign has reported contributions of $232,000 so far this year.
Oregon federal workers must repay the unemployment benefits they received during the 16-day shutdown.
Oregon could lose Damascus next month, if enough people vote to disincorporate.
Cover Oregon is getting almost twice as many paper applications as electronic applications.
Oregon's latest jobs report will be released November 19, five weeks later than planned, due to the federal government shutdown.