Occupation: State Representative
Occupational Background: Legislative Assistant; Small Business Owner; County Commissioner; Watershed Council Coordinator; Community College Instructor
Educational Background: Portland State University: BS Psychology; BS Art; University of Washington: oceanography
Prior Governmental Experience: Children's Trust Fund of Oregon; Health & Human Services Committee; Transportation Committee; House Special Committee on Budget; Emergency Board; Public Commission on the Oregon Legislature; Joint Interim Task Force on Seniors; Joint Interim Committee on Emergency Preparedness (Natural Disasters sub-committee chair; Business, Labor & Consumer Affairs Subcommittee On Lower Columbia River Economic Development; Oregon Chapter: National Sportsman's Caucus; Clatsop County Commission; Clatsop County Planning Commission; Healthy Streams Partnership; Union Health District Board; Clatsop Soil & Water Conservation District; Oregon Ocean Resources Management Task Force; Juvenile Justice Advisory Committee
STILL A REAL LIFESAVER FOR OUR FAMILIES
Community Service: Volunteer Firefighter; Doernbecher Children's Hospital Foundation Board; Oregon Chapter: National Committee for the Prevention of Child Abuse; Head Start Policy Council
Statements of Endorsement:
Oregon Farm Bureau
The Oregon Council of Police Associations - Political Action Committee
Oregon Nurses Association
American Federation of Teachers - Oregon
32 YEAR RESIDENT OF DISTRICT 32 AND RURAL LANDOWNER
Deborah supports a balanced approach to protecting our natural resources and maintaining the jobs that they supply.
Deborah works hard to increase access to health care services.
Deborah voted for a 12% tax cut for Oregon businesses to help stimulate job creation.
Deborah understands the importance of Oregon State Police in the fight against the meth epidemic having worked with her colleagues in the Oregon Legislature to pass the landmark Meth Bills.
Deborah is working to control spending by state agencies and increase accountability, so we have more money to invest in our schools.
Deborah is leading the effort to reform the legislature and end the partisan bickering in Salem, so we can solve the state's most pressing problems.
(This information furnished by Boone for State Representative.)