State Representative

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Mary Nolan

Occupation:business owner

Occupational Background:electronics design; manufacturing; financial management; public service

Educational Background:Dartmouth College; public schools

Prior Governmental Experience:chair:NASA industry advisory council; Oregon Construction Contractors Board (consumer advocate); Portland Environmental Services Director; chair:Portland Private Industry Council

Proven Leadership.

  • Education committee
  • Natural Resources budget committee
  • Agriculture & Forestry committee
  • Interim Revenue committee
  • Budget Reconciliation Committee
  • co-chair, Pro-Choice Caucus

Real Solutions.
Nolan kept schools as her top priority.

  • Sponsored bills to set ambitious academic standards for all school districts and assure sufficient funding.
  • Pushed to expand scholarships for college and university students.

Nolan is an astute, effective environmental champion.

  • Co-sponsored and advocated Willamette Restoration proposals.
  • Sponsored requirements for fertilizer chemical disclosure.
Nolan successfully defended the right to choose.
  • Led strategy that defeated every anti-abortion bill.
  • Sponsored bill to expand access to emergency contraceptives.

Nolan helped protect services for low-income seniors.

  • Publicly advocated to keep Oregon Project Independence.
  • Sponsored Senior Prescription Drug Assistance Program.
Nolan promotes sustainable economic growth, she delivers results.
  • Sponsored bill to assist companies that hire Oregon workers.
  • Sponsored Oregon Opportunity to create new high-paying jobs.

Nolan stood for affordable health care, and she made a difference.

  • Sponsored bills to help Oregon companies buy health insurance.
  • Sponsored law to control prescription costs in Oregon Health Plan

Dear Neighbor:
My family and I have made our home in SW Portland for 21 years.
I hold as a profound trust the privilege voters gave me to serve in Oregon’s legislature. In every decision, I try to represent the interests of southwest Portlanders with expertise, compassion and candor. I hope I have earned your confidence.
I welcome and value your advice and ideas. Feel free to call me at 503-248-9930.
Please vote for me for State Representative.

Mary Nolan

Proven Leadership. Real Solutions. (This information furnished by Mary Nolan.)

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