Occupational Background: Information Technology and Small Business Owner
Educational Background: Southern Illinois University
Prior Governmental Experience: State Representative, U.S. Air Force
Community Involvement: Hillsboro Chamber of Commerce, Aloha-Hillsboro Rotary, and Hillsboro United Methodist Church
Some people see only problems.
Chuck Riley sees solutions.
This recession has thrown a lot of tough problems at us. Good thing that Chuck Riley has a proven record of solving tough problems.
Putting our economy back on track
Chuck Riley supported investments in Oregon employers that create good-paying jobs. Chuck also supports tax breaks to companies that hire recently unemployed Oregonians.
"Chuck Riley's jobs plan is based on the concerns of local
business people like me."
Doug Sellers, Owner, Sellers' Antiques, Hillsboro
Reducing government waste
Chuck Riley voted to freeze his own pay and cut $2 billion from the state budget. Chuck also sponsored legislation to close dozens of special interest tax loopholes and require all government documents to be written in plain language.
Keeping our kids safe
Chuck Riley voted to make it easier to prosecute and punish child predators. He also voted for tougher penalties for online sexual predators, and he supports increased jail time for repeat sex offenders.
"Chuck Riley worked with us to develop new proposed legislation
that will protect elderly residents from fraud and abuse."
Chief Kerry Aleshire, Forest Grove Police Department
Keeping our promises to seniors
Chuck Riley will vote to protect seniors from fraud and abuse and make it easier for low-income seniors to stay independent and in their own homes.
"I'm voting for Chuck Riley because he's committed to helping
seniors, even when times are tough."
We're supporting Chuck Riley!
Oregon Education Association
Oregon Nurses Association
U.S. Senator Ron Wyden
Attorney General John R. Kroger
State Representative David Edwards
Oregon State Police Officers' Association
Oregon State Fire Fighters Council
Oregon State Council for Retired Citizens
Doug Johnson, Hillsboro Pharmacy
Nancy Christoph, Asst. Professor, Pacific University
(This information furnished by Chuck Riley.)