State Representative
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Occupation: State Representative

Occupational Background: Child Development Specialist, Portland Public Schools; Consultant to Schools, Multnomah County Mental Health; Group Home Specialist for Adolescents, Children's Services Division; Instructor, Portland Community College.

Educational Background: Bachelors of Psychology and Masters in Social Work, Portland State University.

Prior Governmental Experience: State Representative, 2001-Present; Mayor of Milwaukie, 1998-2001; Milwaukie City Council, 1997-98; Milwaukie Planning Commission, 1990-1997.


From health care and consumer protection to education, public safety and transportation, Carolyn Tomei has a proven record of legislative success.

"As my representative, I trust Carolyn to fight for adequately funded public education, affordable health care, and family wage jobs for all Oregonians." Governor Barbara Roberts

"Thank you, Rep. Tomei, for being a strong voice for children and schools. You earn top marks with Stand for Children! Stand for Children

"Carolyn is steadfast in her commitment to clean water and clean air. She continues to be an environmental champion." Oregon League of Conservation Voters

Also Endorsing Carolyn Tomei:
Oregon State Police Officers' Association
Oregon State Council for Retired Citizens
Stand for Children
Oregon Education Association
Planned Parenthood PAC
Oregon League of Conservation Voters
Oregon AFSCME Council 75
Oregon School Employees Association (OSEA)
Basic Rights Oregon PAC
Sierra Club
Oregon AFL-CIO
American Federation of Teachers - Oregon
SEIU Local 503, OPEU
Oregon State Building and Construction Trades Council
Oregon Council of Police Associations – Political Action Committee

Carolyn will continue to work for:
Safe communities for families and businesses
Good paying jobs for all Oregonians
Affordable prescription drugs and health care services
Fair and adequate funding of our public schools
Environmental policies that respect our natural resources
Effective services that protect vulnerable children and seniors
Increased mental health and addiction treatment
Continued protection of a woman's right to choose

Carolyn Tomei is committed to public accountability and constituent service. Please vote to re-elect CAROLYN TOMEI as your STATE REPRESENTATIVE.

(This information furnished by Carolyn Tomei for State Representative.)