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Clackamas Democrats Share Statewide Growth Interest at the Oregon Summit

Several Clackamas County Democrats attended the speech-laden, workshop-driven Oregon Democratic Summit at Sunriver recently.

Among those on hand: Clackamas Chair Peter Nordbye and Blythe Nordbye, County Commissioner Ken Humberston, State Representative Mark Meek, state senate candidates Charles Gallia and Shemia Fagan, county clerk candidate Pamela White, John DeHaas, Rosie Stephens, Christine Chin Ryan, Jan Lee, Mary Shortall, Kathy Gordon, Greg McPherson, Mike and Theresa Kohlhoff, and Peter Toll.

Keynote speakers included Governor Kate Brown, US Senator Jeff Merkley, Bureau of Labor & Industries Commissioner Brad Avakian, State Treasurer Tobias Read, as well as three members of Congress: Suzanne Bonamici, Peter DeFazio, and Kurt Schrader, among others.

Here’s what the Portland Tribune reporter saw.

2017 Oregon Summit

UPDATE: The livestreams are still available (as recordings) on youtube.

The Oregon Summit is our state’s largest Democratic political conference where grassroots activists, elected officials, and progressive leaders gather to celebrate our achievements and identify new ideas and strategies for advancing our progressive agenda in 2018 and beyond.

This year it runs from Friday, Oct. 20 through Sun. Oct 22.

All events will be livestreamed on YouTube with the option of asking questions for panelists during the workshops. Click here to see a full schedule of livestream events along with links to the livestreams. Continue reading