Working Families (WFP)
Occupation: Attorney representing seniors and small business owners; small business owner.
Occupational Background: Attorney helping seniors qualify for long term care assistance and small businesses through the start up process. Consulting services to municipalities and economic development companies.
Educational Background: Georgetown University Law School, LL.M.; Whittier Law School, JD; Towson University, BS
Prior Governmental Experience: Social services attorney helping children who were victims of serious abuse, neglect, or abandoned find permanent families. Attorney for a Mayor’s Office working on infrastructure and environmental issues.
Community Involvement: Suicide crisis hotline volunteer.
Family: Sandy is married to a Navy Reserve Officer.
Sandy Webb: Priorities that Work for Oregon!
Improve Our Public Schools – Sandy will fight for our schools, students, and teachers, and to restore shop and agricultural programs to schools. Sandy understands proper funding is essential to ensuring a full school year and providing teachers who can get results in the classroom.
Getting Oregon Working Again –As a small business owner herself, Sandy knows the issues business owners face during this financial downturn. Sandy will work to ensure capital is available to start and grow businesses. Sandy will ensure farm, vineyard, and nursery owners have the resources to survive tough times and keep family businesses in the family.
Ensuring a Livable Community – Sandy will ensure livable communities by fighting for clean water, keeping farms in Washington and Clackamas Counties, and protecting senior services so seniors remain independent and healthy. Sandy supports infrastructure investment to keep us safe and mobile.
Supporting Our Veterans –A reservist’s wife, Sandy knows the sacrifices military members make every day. Sandy will make services to veterans and military members a priority.
ENDORSED BY: Oregon League of Conservation Voters; Oregon Education Association; American Federation of Teachers – Oregon; SEIU Local 503; United Transportation Union; AFSCME Council 75; Basic Rights Oregon PAC; House Speaker Dave Hunt; Labor Commissioner Brad Avakian (the full list of endorsements can be found at www.electsandywebb.com)
(This information furnished by Friends of Sandy Webb.)