State Representative
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Occupation: Principal Managing Real Estate Broker

Occupational Background: Real Estate Field - approx 16 years; Business Owner - approx 12 years; Wood Products Industry - approx 12 years

Educational Background: Medford High School; Southern Oregon College

Prior Governmental Experience: Oregon House Representative, 2 elected terms, District 6; State Senator, District 3; House Assistant Majority Leader; Vice-Chair of Business and Labor Committee; House/Senate Revenue Committees, Tax Reform Committees, General Government Committees; Ethics, Elections & Rules Committee; Education Committee; 7 years Medford City Council, President, Vice President

During the 2007 Session, Sal and the bipartisan Southern Oregon delegation created a rainy day fund so that vital services are not lost in economic downturns; created a medically involved home-care program for seniors; set school food and beverage health standards; and made it a crime to furnish sexually explicit material to children. Sal also co-wrote the House rules allowing all Representatives to introduce legislation.

The issues important to Sal include:

(This information furnished by Committee to Elect Sal Esquivel.)