Working Families (WFP)
Occupation: State Representative; Carpenters Union Representative
Occupational Background: Carpenter; Construction Superintendent; Independent Contractor
Educational Background: Lane Community College; University of Oregon
Prior Governmental Experience: Oregon House of Representatives; Pacific NorthWest Economic Region
Community Involvement: Siuslaw National Forest Resource Advisory Committee; Lane Community College Citizen Advisory Committee; Carpenters Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee
Standing up for Oregonians
As Chair of the House Consumer Protection Committee, Paul Holvey fights to protect Oregonians from fraudulent and abusive practices. Paul has held the financial industry accountable by cracking down on predatory payday lending, debt settlement and home foreclosure scams.
Paul Holvey delivered on his promise and successfully led the fight to protect the health of Oregonians by banning field burning in the Willamette Valley. Paul sponsored legislation restricting puppy mills and established dog care and breeding standards.
OREGON LEAGUE OF CONSERVATION VOTERS
OREGON NURSES ASSOCIATION
OREGON STATE COUNCIL FOR RETIRED CITIZENS
Bringing the Tools for Job Creation
Paul Holvey knows education, training, innovation and supporting small businesses are key to growing jobs and creating a sustainable economy in Oregon. Paul understands people need jobs. Paul was instrumental in establishing the Career Readiness Certificate, providing documentation to help Oregonians market their skills with employers.
Paul passed legislation providing financing to Oregon’s small businesses and for energy efficient buildings, creating job opportunities for Oregonians. Paul championed investments in our infrastructure including capital improvements at the University of Oregon, Lane Community College and our local transportation system.
OREGON EDUCATION ASSOCIATION
WORKING FAMILIES PARTY
STAND FOR CHILDREN
Increasing Government Accountability
Demanding transparency, Paul Holvey passed legislation providing public access to state government finances online and worked with state agencies for efficient collaboration in operations.
OREGON STATE FIRE FIGHTERS COUNCIL
OREGON STATE POLICE OFFICERS ASSOCIATION
Paul Holvey will continue standing up for the best interests of Oregonians and will advocate for investments in our economy, our children and our community.
Elect Paul Holvey!
(This information furnished by Paul Holvey for State Representative.)