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Hollingsworth would be running against Jeff Merkley, considered one of the more liberal members of the Senate, who won in 2008 by just 3 points. Essentially, he'd be running as a spoiler for the GOP.

An interesting example from the last election, and worth the read despite eh frothy prose at the outset: https://www.nsfwcorp.com/dispatch/gary-johnson-swindle

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