State Representative

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Jeff Barker

Occupation: State Representative, Retired Police Lieutenant

Occupational Background: US Marine Corps; Oregon State Police; Portland Police Bureau: Awarded Police Star, Distinguished Service Medal, Police Medal

Educational Background: B.S., Portland State

Prior Governmental Experience: State Representative 2003-Present; Enlisted, US Marine Corps; Trooper, Oregon State Police; Officer, Detective, Sergeant, Lieutenant: Portland Police Bureau

Community Service: Volunteer, Cooper Mountain Elementary, Errol Hassell Elementary, Mt. View Middle School, Aloha HS; Red Cross Volunteer

Civic Organizations: American Legion Aloha Post 104; Marine Corps League

Personal: Married 39 years to Vicki, two adult daughters


Jeff Barker.Prioritizing Education

  • Securing stable and adequate funding for our schools
  • Ensuring that more of our education dollars are being spent in the classroom
  • Preparing students for college or career
  • Making Oregon's colleges and universities more affordable

Jeff Barker.Promoting Economic Development and Creating Jobs

  • Improving Oregon's business climate
  • Supporting businesses that create good family wage jobs in Washington County

Jeff Barker.Fighting for Affordable Health Care for Oregon Families

  • Increasing access to affordable health care for all Oregon families
  • Advocating for homecare services which preserve the dignity and independence of seniors by allowing them to stay in their homes

Jeff Barker.Protecting the Safety and Livability of Our Community

  • Keeping sexual predators away from our kids
  • Getting repeat drunk drivers off of our roads
  • Protecting our clean air and water

"My wife Vicki and I moved to Aloha so that our two daughters could get a good education in the Beaverton public schools. After 30 years, I've seen dramatic changes in our community and I'm concerned about protecting our quality of life.

During my 31 years as a police officer, it was my job to hold people accountable. As your State Representative, I will always do the same."

--Jeff Barker

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Elections Division, Oregon Secretary of State • 136 State Capitol • Salem, OR 97310-0722