Congressional District 3Delegate Candidate Statements

Shani Harris-Bagwell
Shani Harris-Bagwell

Shani Harris-Bagwell


I bring a Black queer feminist lens that is needed in on the SCC and CD3. I love policy and believe good rules make us all better. I will work hard for you all to ensure that everyone’s voices are heard. For more info check out www.shanifororegon.com


Miguel Gonzalez- Moseler
Miguel Gonzalez- Moseler

Miguel Gonzalez- Moseler


I want to help elect the First African American Women for Congress from Oregon and bring equal represention to state and local leardship to eleminate racism symatic in the party by helping elect people all background and be a voice for poor people


Brad Baker
Brad Baker

Brad Baker


I am excited to be a delegate because I want to help push the party to address issues that have not been a priority like addressing climate change, wealth/income inequality, systemic racism, and healthcare.


Mike Radway
Mike Radway

Mike Radway


I am a loyal Democrat who has worked for 28+ years on Capitol Hill and as an appointee in the Clinton and Obama Administrations. I have volunteered for more campaigns than I can count and have served as a PCP, state party Treasurer, and DNC Member.


Debby Schwartz
Debby Schwartz

Debby Schwartz


As chair of the National Strategy Committee of Health Care for All Oregon – Action, I feel this is a great opportunity to support representative Blumenauer in his support for Medicare for All and encourage him in other progressive endeavors.


Bing Wong
Bing Wong

Bing Wong


I have been active for many years as PCP, also serving as District Leader and Treasurer for 3.5 years, delegate to SCC and CD3. Currently serving as SCC Credential Chair. I reside in HD46 the heart of the AAPI community (Jade District).


Jack Hanna
Jack Hanna

Jack Hanna


I Know And Want To Change The Party having served as; (A) both a local committee person and State Party representative for almost 30 years; (B) attending several national conventions in the past; (C) a PCP, District Leader and SCC member for MultDems, (D) a DPO Budget Committee member, successfully writing revisions to the budget process for more advanced consideration of it my its membership; and (E) a member of the DNC’s National Democratic Ethnic Coordinating Council for the last 15 years.


Henry Exerjian
Henry Exerjian

Henry Exerjian


Latino/Chilean/Armenian. Gleeful progressive @ Multdem’s since 2015.*DL in HD50 *Elected State Bernie Del- 2016. Priorities: STAR voting for Oregon and USA! End secret ballot for electeds =transparency 4all! CPC bloc vote, floor votes for M4A & GND!


Emilie E Saks-Webb
Emilie E Saks-Webb

Emilie E Saks-Webb


Hello fellow 3rd Congressional District Democrats! I would be happy to volunteer my time over the next couple of years helping the Oregon Democratic party navigate the necessary and inspiring changes on the horizon.


Jay Parasco
Jay Parasco

Jay Parasco


I work for a labor union, serve on the boards of two nonprofits, am a member of the Oregon Bar, and served in the Army for over six years. I’ve also been a core team member on several local and federal campaigns. Black Lives Matter.


Kyle Huth
Kyle Huth

Kyle Huth


I have served CD3 the last 2 years and worked on important bylaws revisions regarding committee appointment diversity, and would like to continue that work. I also serve as HD42 District Leader, on the Racial Inclusivity Work Group, and New Deal Dems


Kevin Fitts with Rachelle Dixon
Kevin Fitts

Kevin Fitts


I live as an Oregonian with a behavioral health disorders. I think we need to grow our diversity as party and have better representation for individuals with disabilities.


Maureen Ray

Maureen Ray


I am a recently retired school teacher, a political junkie, a BLM activist, and a caring and involved member of my community. I am a proud union member and believe we need to be focused on the needs of working class members of our society.


Leigha Lefleur
Leigha LaFleur

Leigha LaFleur


I am honored to have been elected to the CD3 Committee for the last two cycles. I am a stalwart progressive who leads with progressive values. I hope to earn your vote again and to continue my work on the Committee.


Alice Shapiro
Alice Shapiro

Alice Shapiro


We must regain support of our constituents whose concerns have been ignored by centrist & corporate focused policies. Let’s win back their support with solid, progressive policies & a Green New Deal with equity & solutions for all.


Michael Burch
Michael A Burch

Michael A Burch


My background is in organized labor, non profits, diversity, equity and inclusion for everyone. If elected my promise is to continue supporting working class people, especially women and people of color. I would greatly appreciate your vote.


Sucheta Bal

Sucheta Bal


Progressive values and proven collaboration skills would make me a good delegate to the state central committee or congressional district committee.


Kavan Bahrami

Kavan Bahrami


I believe in the role of government to ensure a just society for those it governs, and I want to make sure it does so. I’ve served one session as an Alternate and feel confident with the process (rules and procedures) to be a capable voting Delegate.


Shirley Minor
Shirley Minor

Shirley Minor


I am also a past District Leader, present SCC and 3rd CD delegate, also a member of CAPE for 503 SEIU union.


Bob Tackett

Bob Tackett


My name is Bob Tackett, I am the Executive Secretary-Treasurer of the NW Oregon Labor Council, AFL-CIO and a PCP for Multnomah County HD 49. I’m also an Alternate SCC member. I’m very involved in politics with my job and I’m asking for your vote.


Tim Rowan

Tim Rowan


As a former Dick Celsi Award winner and former Chair of the 3rd CD, my perspective will help Multdems, the Third CD, and the DPO to achieve their missions: to elect Democrats in Oregon, to expand the Party, and to support progressive ideals.


Mary V Rarick

Mary V Rarick


I’ve spent the past two years volunteering as a community organizer for the presidential race. I’m confident that by working together we can build the kind of democracy and society that works for all Oregonians.


Kate Flanagan

Kate Flanagan


I served on the 3rd Congressional District Committee since 2017, and sat two terms as a member of the DPO Budget Committee. In 2016, I was inspired by Bernie Sanders to get involved. I am strongly in favor of healthcare for all and a green new deal.


Kevin Weitemier

Kevin Weitemier


As a scientist at OSU, a proud union member, and a former Vice President of the American Federation of Teachers-Oregon, I’ve gained the experience to help lead Oregon forward with progressive policies and values. Thank you for your consideration.


Jesse Cornett

Jesse Cornett


I have been a PCP off & on for 20 years. I have helped many candidates, & worked w/ D elected officials. I came up through the DPO, & spent the Primary tied to the hip of Bernie Sanders. Glad to be home and would be thrilled to serve as a delegate.


Mary Schutten

Mary Schutten


I’m a comm. builder & Dem. super volunteer. I work on campaigns & causes to bring more equity & equality to our community. Copy & paste to see my work: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1BxTGszyvwWRidcLzsCEXPm17Mx5vK6M6?usp=sharing


Leslie Mason

Leslie Mason


I’m an elected PCP living in HD42 with a background in sales & communication. I’m comfortable building relationships & workshopping problems to achieve goals, which makes me an excellent delegate candidate. I’m endorsed by Joel Barker & Kyle Huth.


Rosetta Akin

Roseta Akin


11 years PCP, Tri County Rep to DPO Exec Committee, Prior CD3 and SCC member, Former President of Rosemont Court Tenant Assn, Currently with NW Housing Alliance working on affordable housing.


Tracy Farwell

Tracy Farwell


Liked serving with other delegates last time (2 years back) and know CD3 staff. Real chance to influence a responsive Congress. Support DPO progressive policy.


Moses Ross

Moses Ross


A vote for Moses Ross is a vote for our bedrock Democratic Party values. Moses’ experience includes MultCo Dems Treasurer, HD35/38 DL, MultCo SCC delegate and as a DPO Rules Committee member. Thank you for all you do and for your vote!


Moses Ross

Randal Steven Davis



John Vandermosten

John Vandermosten


I wish only to serve. Past HD50 ADL/DL; East Suburban Democrats 2003-2021; Annual Picnic10 yrs; Food Drive 8 yrs; CD3 Del.1yr; MultDems Labor Liaison 12 yrs; Dick Celsi Award 2009; DPO Volunteer Award 2014; East County Rising PAC Board 2yrs.


Lisa Morrison

Lisa Morrison


I’d like to serve you for a second term as a Delegate to the CD3 Committee where we leverage the collective power of Democrats from 3 Counties to amplify the demand for progressive change in our District.


Molly McGuire

Molly McGuire


We know that a strong Democratic Party is essential to electoral success. Given great challenges the DPO built a fantastic Coordinated Campaign in 2020. I’d like to help continue to build strength and foster the work made our party so successful.


Sara Safdie

Sara Safdie


My background is in writing, editing, education (college level) and environmental/climate change issues. I believe this will make me a valuable liaison at state and/or Congressional levels.


Adrienne Enghouse

Adrienne Enghouse


I am a mother, nurse, union leader, and neighbor. I have cared for, listened to and fought alongside you on issues that impact Oregonians. I am asking to continue fight and work with you in the capacity of SCC and CDD.


Tom Trotter

Tom Trotter


I want to help keep Oregon Blue. I support the progressive goals of the Democratic Party, and I want to help the DPO and move even farther to the progressive end of the spectrum, especially on climate, income inequality, and health care issues.


Kori Brooks

Kori Brooks


As a clinical supervisor & lifelong Oregonian, I believe in equitable access to housing, single payer healthcare, reproductive choice, & a quality education. I promote free pre-K & higher education. I support green policies for our future.


Quinton Blanton

Quinton Blanton



Faith Ruffing

Faith E Ruffing


I have worked over the last several years to increase the participation of PCPs in the development of the most progressive platform in the Country, the Multnomah County Democratic Platform.


Spencer Trumm

Spencer Trumm


As a progressive Democrat & grassroots activist, I’m dedicated to moving the party, state, & country toward social justice, human rights, transparency, & countervailing power. Currently, I’m an SCC alternate, HD42 ADL, & OR Young Dems Platform Chair.


Aaron Barber-Strong

Aaron Barber-Strong


I am a proud 14 year union member. I was elected to be a delegate at the 2020 Democratic Convention. I serve as the Political Coordinator for IBEW Local 48. Elected in 2020 to serve as a prescient Committee Person in Precinct 4701.


Jonah F. Rossetto

Johna F. Rossetto


Because Ioved working with my party, and getting information from DC to send back to Oregon.

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