Occupation: Father, Businessman, Attorney, State Representative
Occupational Background: Army Helicopter Pilot-Vietnam
Educational Background: BYU; J. Reuben Clark Law School
Prior Governmental Experience: Central Point City Councilor; School District 6 Budget Committee; Speaker Pro Tem, Oregon House of Representatives; Joint Ways and Means Committee.
Community Service: Boy Scout and church youth leader, volunteer soccer coach
Dennis Richardson. Values We Share.
Leadership We Trust.
Southern Oregon needs Dennis Richardson. He provides Southern Oregon with the leadership and representation we need to protect our jobs, schools, and families.
Working for Efficient Government.
Dennis understands that efficient Government and low taxes promote economic growth. Dennis has discovered millions of dollars of government waste, and continues working to make state government more efficient, effective and economical.
Promoting Our Jobs and Economy.
As a Rogue Valley businessman for 29 years, Dennis understands sound business principles. He will continue to help our small businesses by reducing government regulations. Dennis understands Southern Oregon's economy. He fights for our farms and forests by supporting legislation that promotes sound land and forest management that will conserve resources while benefiting our economy.
Supporting Local Schools.
Dennis helped educate his 9 children as an active father and school district volunteer. Dennis understands a good education requires opportunity, accountability, and money. As State Representative, Dennis has worked to stabilize school funding and restore local control.
Protecting Strong Families.
Strong families help our kids and communities. Dennis understands the challenges of raising a family and caring for the elderly - Dennis and Cathy helped care for Dennis' mother and sister. Both passed away at home.
Dennis is Aggressive, Compassionate and Experienced. We need Dennis to return to Salem and continue fighting for us.
"Oregon is a great state, a great place to live and raise a family, and together we can ensure Oregon's best days are yet to come. The first step is restoring citizen trust, by increasing Oregon State government's transparency, efficiency and accountability."
State Representative Dennis Richardson
(This information furnished by Citizens to Elect Dennis Richardson.)