The Coalition’s endorsement recognizes these candidates’ commitment to arts and culture; which contributes to the lives of Oregonians’ through stronger academic achievement in school, revitalized main streets in historic communities, restored civic engagement and creative expression.

The Cultural Advocacy Coalition has endorsed the following legislative candidates for the 2016 General Election:
 

Oregon State Senate

District 1, Timm Rolek, Democrat
District 12, Ross Swartzendruber, Democrat
District 18, Ginny Burdick, Democrat
District 21, Kathleen Taylor, Democrat
District 21, James Ofsink, Progressive

 

Oregon State House:

District 5, Pam Marsh, Democrat
District 10, David Gomberg, Democrat
District 11, Phil Barnhart, Democrat
District 12, John Lively, Democrat
District 13, Nancy Nathanson, Democrat
District 16, Dan Rayfield, Democrat
District 25, Sharon Freeman, Democrat
District 26, Ray Lister, Democrat
District 27, Sheri Malstrom, Democrat
District 32, Deborah Boone, Democrat
District 33, Mitch Greenlick, Democrat
District 35, Margaret Doherty, Democrat
District 37, Julie Parrish, Republican
District 39, Bill Kennemer, Republican
District 42, Rob Nosse, Democrat
District 48, Michael (Jeff) Reardon, Democrat
District 52, Mark Johnson, Republican
District 54, Knute Buehler, MD, Republican
District 59, John Huffman, Republican