Since her election in 2012, Jennifer Williamson has been recognized as a leading progressive voice. She’s kept her promises and fights to make a difference every day on issues that matter to Oregonians. Click on the issue to read more.
Across the United States, our criminal justice system is in crisis. Here in Oregon, we are investing ever more money into locking people up instead of things like our public schools and infrastructure. It was a pleasure to hear from Piper Kerman, the author of the book (and TV show) Orange Is the New Black, today. We owe it to future generations to continue tackling this challenge. ... See MoreSee Less
Don't forget, I'll be hosting a town hall this Saturday, April 29 with Rep. Margaret Doherty and Rep. Ann Lininger at the Multnomah Arts Center. Stop by to learn more about the work happening at your capitol and let us know about your priorities. ... See MoreSee Less
Earlier this week, I carried House Bill 2621 which is an important step in ensuring victims of violent crime who do not have insurance or other means of support are not further victimized by the financial burden they face. The bill passed unanimously. ... See MoreSee Less
Join on Saturday, April 29 from 10-11 a.m. at the Multnomah Arts Center - Portland Parks & Recreation for a town hall including Rep. Margaret Doherty. Get an update on what's happening in your capitol and talk about the issues that you care about. ... See MoreSee Less
A great piece of bipartisan legislation to protect the rights and privacy of Oregonians and those who visit our state from federal overreach. No one who legally purchases marijuana should have to worry about their information ending up in the wrong hands. ... See MoreSee Less