Elections • Oregon • USPS A brief history of Oregon’s vote-by-mail system In 2000, Oregon became the nation’s first-only all vote-by-mail state, but Oregonians have been voting by mail since the 1980s By Daniel Pearson - Banks Post October 12, 2020 at 2:44pm Read this article for free. Sign up for a free trial. It’s fast and easy. No credit card needed. Log in if you have a subscription. Want to skip the trial? Subscribe. If you are a human, ignore this field Looks like you already have an account. Log in.