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State Representative

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Dave Hunt
Democrat

Occupation: State Representative; Executive Director, Columbia River Channel Coalition & Association of Pacific Ports

Occupational Background: Clackamas Field Representative and District Director, Congresswoman Darlene Hooley; District Director, Congressman Brian Baird; Field Director, Oregonians for Quality Health Care

Educational Background: Columbia University, NY; Sheldon High, Eugene

Prior Governmental Experience: Vice Chair, Oregon City School Board; Clackamas County Citizen Involvement Committee

Volunteer/Community Service: Oregon City Rotary; Jennings Lodge CPO; President, American Baptist Churches USA; Co-Chair, Friends of Jennings Lodge & Candy Lane Schools; North Clackamas County Chamber

Personal: Married to Tonia; children Andrew and Emily

DAVE HUNT: REBUILDING OREGON
State Representative Dave Hunt has built bipartisan alliances to rebuild our schools, health care, infrastructure, jobs, public safety, and ethics.

DAVE HUNT: REBUILDING OUR SCHOOLS

  • Fought to fund K-12 schools and Head Start first and adequately
  • Founded bipartisan Community College Caucus
  • Sponsored state matching funds for K-12 capital construction
  • Worked for a real Rainy Day Fund

DAVE HUNT: REBUILDING OUR HEALTH CARE

  • Mental health insurance parity
  • OPI Trust Fund to help seniors maintain their independence
  • Health care for all kids and more summer food sites
  • More affordable prescription drugs

DAVE HUNT: REBUILDING OUR ECONOMY

  • Secured Sunrise Corridor and "Connect Oregon" funding
  • Streamlined business regulations
  • Cut unemployment insurance business rates and extended benefits
  • Expanded R&D tax credit and workers' earned income credit
  • Willamette River Initiative and Bio-Fuels energy package

DAVE HUNT: REBUILDING OUR PUBLIC SAFETY

  • Stopped meth labs, expanded treatment, increased penalties
  • Prevented bomb threats on schools and identity theft from seniors
  • Fought for more State Troopers

DAVE HUNT: REBUILDING OUR FAITH IN GOVERNMENT

  • Reformed campaign finance system
  • Supported creation of non-partisan Legislature
  • Fought to end "double majority" rule that empowers non-voters
  • Protected unincorporated areas against unwanted annexation
  • Worked to limit extreme pay day loan interest rates
  • Won benefits package for veterans, reservists, and National Guard

www.electDaveHunt.com

(This information furnished by Friends of Dave Hunt.)

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