It’s time to vote, Oregon! We are recommending some terrific candidates at all levels of government during the May 2016 primary — city, county, state, and Congressional. We invite you to check whom we’re endorsing in the primaries this year so you can be sure to vote for the candidates whom we have decided are …Read More »
OUR SECOND WINNER is State Senator Diane Rosenbaum for her decades of hard work to improve the lives of women and working families all across Oregon. Sen. Rosenbaum has served in the Oregon state legislature since 1989, nearly 20 years! She first represented House District 42 (SE Portland) for 10 years in the House of Representatives, followed by eight years …Read More »
2016 is a BIG election year and not just because of the Presidential election in November. Oregonians have important races to determine right here at home, too, from local city and county races all the way on up to Governor. Over the next several months, we’ll let you know whom we’re endorsing for a range …Read More »
We have an incredible opportunity for you and for Oregon, and it’s urgent: Someone we know well, respect deeply, and share values with is running to be a state representative in Oregon. We know that with enough early support and investment, she can win. And when she does, she will be an incredible addition to the Oregon Legislature. …Read More »
We’re throwing our Dance Like a Mother party again this fall and want you to save the date! It’s about the funnest way we know to raise funds or candidates. So go ahead, mark your calendar for a night out on the town! And by all means, invite some friends to boogie down by your side. Here’s …Read More »
Today is a new day. With a new Governor for Oregon. We are really looking forward to working with Governor Kate Brown. Given her significant experience in Oregon governance and her track record on the issues we care about (we endorsed her as Secretary of State in 2012), we are confident that she will be …Read More »
We’ve had a few days to ponder the election results — both here in Oregon and nationally. And of course there’s good news and bad news, things to celebrate and things to figure out how to do better next time.
As a Mother PAC supporter, you probably want to know how our endorsed candidates and ballot measures fared. We’re pretty pleased that of the 58 candidates we endorsed this November, 42 (possibly 43) won! That’s a 72% success rate! Click here to read the rest of the letter: http://localhost/motherpac/election-2014-a-note-from-our-director/
Oh what a night! On October 25, 2014, about a week before the election, we threw a dance party. Here are some pics from the evening.
Guest Opinion piece was published in The Hillsboro Argus on Monday, November 3, 2014. Click here to read it: http://www.pamplinmedia.com/ht/118-hillsboro-tribune-opinion/239037-105021-big-issues-at-stake-on-election-day.
This Halloween a group of moms made Get-Out-The-Vote calls in two key races: Jamie Damon for SD 20 and Susan McLain for HD 29. And while the moms were dialing away, the kids were at play (full-on Halloween craft party with trick-or-treating in the conference room). This is how we do it at The Mother PAC: supporting candidates who support Oregon families. Next time, join us!
In addition to endorsing candidates for elected office, we weigh in on the statewide ballot measures that relate to the economic security issues we focus on for mothers and their families. Which means we aren’t taking formal positions on all the state and local ballot measures you’ll find on your Oregon ballot this year, but three of the …Read More »