Please join us in welcoming Kate Newhall, our new Policy Director! We are SO excited to have Kate on our team and we know you’ll love her, too. Kate has been working with us for the past few years as our lobbyist, helping us to pass critical policies like paid sick days, increasing the minimum …Read More »
We’re very excited to announce our 2016 general election endorsements! Over the past few months we spent many hours reading questionnaires and interviewing candidates from all over the state. As a mother-run political action committee, our reason for being is to identify and support great candidates who are strong on the issues we all care …Read More »
It’s Back! Dance Like a Mother 2016! The Mother PAC’s 3rd annual DANCE LIKE A MOTHER party is back at Holocene PDX. This is the place to shake it AND support political candiates across Oregon who know how to fight for what mothers need. Here’s the Scoop: What: A dance party hosted by the Mother …Read More »
Save the date! We’re dancing again this year, and you won’t want to miss out! Details, details: Where: Holocene, SE Portland When: Saturday night, October 15th Who: Anyone who loves to dance! Why? To have a great time and support The Mother PAC (which, BTW, you can do anytime. No need to wait for the dance …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 »
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/
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!