State Senator
17TH DISTRICT

PETER COURTNEY
Democrat

OCCUPATION: State Representative; Assistant to the President, Western Oregon University.

OCCUPATIONAL BACKGROUND: Attorney, Private Practice; Hearings Officer, Employment Relations Board; Legal Aid Attorney; Law Clerk, Oregon Court of Appeals.

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND: Bachelor's and Master's in Public Administration, University of Rhode Island; Law Degree, Boston University.

PRIOR GOVERNMENTAL EXPERIENCE: State Representative, District 33; Salem City Council; Salem Mass Transit Board.

CIVIC: Member, Oregon State Bar; Board member, YMCA and Salem United Soccer; Coach, Boys and Girls Club; former Board member, Mid-Valley Children's Guild, Red Cross and United Way.

PERSONAL: Married to Margie Brenden Courtney. They have three sons, Peter, Sean and Adam.

PETER COURTNEY - NOBODY WORKS HARDER

It's true: nobody works harder for our community and the people who live in it. But what is really amazing is what Peter Courtney has accomplished, and the respect he has earned from Democrats, Republicans and Independents.

PETER COURTNEY- OUR CHOICE FOR SENATE

Now it's time to put Peter's experience, integrity and commitment to work for us in the State Senate. He will:

  • Fight juvenile crime by expanding prevention opportunities for youth, making offenders pay direct consequences such as repairing the damage they cause and cracking down on school violence.
  • Reduce class sizes and increase accountability and standards in schools.
  • Keep solving problems that we care about.

PETER COURTNEY FOR STATE SENATE Keep him working for us.

(This information furnished by Peter Courtney for State Senate.)

Peter Courtney has not agreed to limit campaign expenditures for this General Election under ORS 260.180.

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