State Representative
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Occupation: State Representative

Occupational Background: Child Development Specialist, Portland Public Schools; Consultant to Schools, Multnomah County Mental Health; Group Home Specialist for Adolescents, Children's Services Division; Instructor, Portland Community College.

Educational Background: Bachelors of Psychology and Masters in Social Work, Portland State University.

Prior Governmental Experience: State Representative, 2001- Present; Mayor of Milwaukie, 1998-2001; Milwaukie City Council, 1997-98; Milwaukie Planning Commission, 1990-1997.


From health care to consumer protection, public safety to transportation funding, Carolyn Tomei has a proven record of legislative success.

"As my representative, I trust Carolyn to fight for adequately funded public education, affordable health care, and family wage jobs for all Oregonians."
Governor Barbara Roberts

"Thank you, Rep. Tomei, for being a strong voice for children and schools. You earn top marks with Stand for Children!
Stand for Children

"Carolyn is steadfast in her commitment to clean water and clean air. She continues to be an environmental champion."
Oregon League of Conservation Voters

"Rep. Carolyn Tomei (D) Milwaukie had a remarkable session. She was able to accomplish what legislators a decade before were not. Rep. Tomei passed HB 2700 requiring insurance companies to offer women contraceptive parity."
Oregon Nurses Association

Endorsing Carolyn Tomei:
Planned Parenthood PAC
Oregon Education Association
Oregon AFSCME Council 75
Oregon League of Conservation Voters
Basic Rights Oregon PAC
American Federation of Teachers - Oregon
Oregon Nurses Association
Oregon School Employees Association
SEIU Locals 49 & 503

Carolyn will continue working for:
Good paying jobs for all Oregonians
Affordable prescription drugs and health care services
Fair and adequate funding of our public schools
Environmental policies that respect our natural resources
Safe communities for families and businesses
Effective services that protect vulnerable children and seniors
Increased community options for mental health and addiction treatment
Continued protection of a woman's right to choose

Carolyn Tomei is committed to public accountability and constituent service. Please vote to re-elect CAROLYN TOMEI as your STATE REPRESENTATIVE.

(This information furnished by Carolyn Tomei for State Representative.)