Occupation: State Representative District 56
Occupational Background: USAF, Radio Station Owner/operator, Klamath County Commissioner, Oregon State Representative
Educational Background: Brookside High School, Carnegie School of Business, Southern Oregon Aviation
Prior Governmental Experience: Klamath County Commissioner, Interim Director County Health Dept and County Mental Health Dept. Oregon Legislature: Chair, House Land Use Committee, Assistant House Majority Leader, Vice Chair, Health and Human Services Committee, Member House Environment Committee, Business Committee, Labor and Consumer Affairs Committee, Judicial Committee, General Government Committee, Governors Task Force on Mental Health.
Bill Garrard is asking for your vote to return him to the House of Representatives for a fourth term.
Bill Garrard is an effective legislative leader. He authored HB 2754 that created the Oregon Center for Health Professionals at Oregon Tech. He fought for our farmers in getting the "rate-shock" bill thru the House and it was his bill that created the Renewable Energy Center at OIT. He has received high praise and recognition from groups representing: Senior Citizens, Persons with Disabilities and Tax watchdog groups. He has been a leader at the statewide level in supporting Measure 37 and personal property rights. He believes in adequate funding for education, State Police, Health and Human Services and works hard to promote Klamath Community College. A grandfather of nine, he believes that family is the foundation of our society.
Bill Garrard asks for your vote and your permission to continue representing you in the State Legislature. He's proven. He's reliable. He's trustworthy.
(This information furnished by Committee to Elect Bill Garrard.)