State Representative
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Occupation: Farmer, State Representative

Occupational Background: Small business owner; Support Enforcement Officer;

Educational Background: Corbett High School; attended Mt. Hood Community College.

Prior Governmental Experience: Chair, House Trade & Economic Development Committee; Chair Bi-Partisan Growth Caucus; Co-Chair, House Agriculture & Natural Resources Committee; Governor's Meth Task Force; Business, Labor & Consumer Affairs Committee; Senior & Disabled Task Force; House Task Force on Economy & Jobs

TESTED & TRUSTED: Jobs and Economic Revitalization

"Rep. Smith was tireless, working across party lines to jump start our floundering economy and create family-wage jobs." Barry Bushue, president, Oregon Farm Bureau

TESTED & TRUSTED: Budgets and Taxes

"Rep. Smith understands the complicated state budget. She will prioritize spending and make government live within its means." Jerry Sabel, Volunteer of the Year, Mt. Hood area Chamber of Commerce

TESTED & TRUSTED: Students and Schools

"Patti Smith knows that schools need a predictable source of money. She'll work for certainty and stability in education funding." Fred Duckwall, past chair Hood River County School Board

"I've worked closely with Patti Smith on efforts to combat drugs in our schools and towns, bring family wage jobs to our communities and protect our rural way of life. She works hard and cares deeply about all of us." Congressman Greg Walden


(This information furnished by Re-elect Patti Smith.)