State Representative

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Occupation: State Representative, Retired Police Lieutenant

Occupational Background: US Marine Corps; Oregon State Police; Portland Police Bureau: Awarded Police Star, Distinguished Service Medal, Police Medal

Educational Background: B.S., Portland State University

Prior Governmental Experience: State Representative 2003-Present; Enlisted, US Marine Corps; Trooper, Oregon State Police; Officer, Detective, Sergeant, Lieutenant: Portland Police Bureau

Community Service: Volunteer, Cooper Mountain Elementary, Errol Hassell Elementary, Mt. View Middle School, Aloha HS; Red Cross Volunteer

Civic Organizations: American Legion Aloha Post 104; Marine Corps League

Personal: Married 44 years to Vicki, two adult daughters, one grandson


Prioritizing Education

  • Securing stable and adequate funding for our schools
  • Ensuring that more of our education dollars are being spent in the classroom
  • Making Oregon's colleges and universities more affordable

Promoting Economic Development and Creating Jobs

  • Growing Oregon's economy
  • Supporting businesses that create family wage jobs in Washington County

Fighting for Affordable Health Care for Oregon Families

  • Increasing access to affordable health care for all Oregon families
  • Advocating for homecare services which preserve the dignity and independence of seniors by allowing them to stay in their homes

Protecting the Safety and Livability of Our Community

  • Keeping sexual predators away from our kids
  • Getting repeat drunk drivers off of our roads
  • Protecting our clean air and water
  • Improving services and opportunities for Oregon veterans and their families

"My wife Vicki and I moved to Aloha so that our two daughters could get a good education in the Beaverton public schools. After 32 years, I've seen dramatic changes in our community and I'm dedicated to protecting our quality of life.

During my 31 years as a police officer, it was my job to hold people accountable. As your State Representative, I will always do the same."

- Jeff Barker

Contact Jeff: (503)-649-1767 or electjeff@aol.com

(This information furnished by Friends of Jeff Barker.)

Elections Division, Oregon Secretary of State • 136 State Capitol • Salem, OR 97310-0722