State Senator
19TH DISTRICT

MAE YIH
Democrat

OCCUPATION: Citizen State Senator

OCCUPATIONAL BACKGROUND: Homemaker

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND: BA Economics, Barnard College, New York; Accounting, Graduate School of Business, Columbia University, New York

PRIOR GOVERNMENTAL EXPERIENCE: Local school boards, 1969-79; Oregon House of Representatives, 1977-83; Oregon Senate, 1983-Present

LEGISLATIVE APPOINTMENTS, 1997-98: Joint Legislative Ways & Means Committee--Subcommittees on Human Resources, Transportation/Economic Development; Senate Transportation Committee; Emergency Board; Interim Senate Budget Com- mittee; Transportation and General Government Committee; Flood Control Plan Task Force

MAE YIH MAKES GOVERNMENT WORK FOR YOU!

LISTENING TO HER CONSTITUENTS. Mae helps people with problems. In 1997, she brought railroad, business executives, state and local government officials together to solve the Millersburg flooding problem. She helped preserve property tax deferral for senior citizens whose home was condemned by ODOT. For Mae Yih, constituent concerns are First Priority. Give her a call at home: 327-2666

PROVIDING PROPERTY TAX RELIEF. Mae was successful in returning approximately $7,000,000 to relieve Linn and Benton County property owners.

CREATING JOBS. Mae sponsored legislation in 1997 which provided opportunities for hundreds of workers to be trained to get electrical licenses and improve services to employers.

REDUCING TEEN PREGNANCY. Mae sponsored legislation which created the successful STARS program, in which 12th grade seniors work with 7th grade students to help understand the consequences of sexual involvement and teach refusal skills.

FIGHTING CRIME. Mae worked with local citizens to establish a Family Resource Center to work with at-risk youth and prevent juvenile crime. Mae supported construction of new detention facilities for juveniles and adults.

STRENGTHENING THE ECONOMY. Mae works to strengthen the economy by making government more accountable improving efficiency and performance.

RE-ELECT MAE YIH

RESPONSIVE--EFFECTIVE--INDEPENDENT--DECISIVE

We Support MAE YIH:

Associated Oregon Industries

Committee for Oregonians with Disabilities

National Federation of Independent Business

Oregon Farm Bureau Political Action Committee

Oregon Forest Products Transportation Association

Oregon Forest Industries Council

Oregon State Police Officers Association

Sheriffs of Oregon

United Steel Workers of America

Locals 6163 & 7150

(This information furnished by Mae Yih.)

Mae Yih has not agreed to limit campaign expenditures for this General Election under ORS 260.180.

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