Oregon Coalition of Police and Sheriffs Announces General Election Legislative Endorsements

Contact: Daryl Turner, President
Oregon Coalition of Police and Sheriffs

August 23, 2018

Portland, OR – When candidates stand with us, we stand with them.

The Oregon Coalition of Police and Sheriffs (ORCOPS) board has voted to endorse the following candidates in the General Election:


  • Governor Kate Brown

State Senate

  • SD 3 (Ashland) Jeff Golden
  • SD 4 (South Lane and North Douglas) Sen. Floyd Prozanski
  • SD 6 (Springfield) Sen. Lee Beyer
  • SD 7 (North Eugene) Sen. James Manning
  • SD 11 (Salem) Sen. Peter Courtney
  • SD 15 (Hillsboro) Sen. Chuck Riley
  • SD 16 (Scappoose) Sen. Betsy Johnson
  • SD 17 (NW Portland and Beaverton) Sen. Elizabeth Steiner Hayward
  • SD 19 (Lake Oswego) Sen. Rob Wagner
  • SD 20 (Oregon City and Canby) Charles Gallia
  • SD 26 (Hood River) Sen. Chuck Thomsen

House of Representatives

  • HD 1 (Port Orford) Rep. David Brock Smith
  • HD 2 (Roseburg) Rep. Gary Leif
  • HD 5 (Ashland) Rep. Pam Marsh
  • HD 8 (Eugene) Rep. Paul Holvey
  • HD 9 (Coos Bay) Rep. Caddy McKeown
  • HD 10 (Central Coast) Rep. David Gomberg
  • HD 11 (Central Lane and Linn Counties) Marty Wilde
  • HD 13 (Eugene) Rep. Nancy Nathanson
  • HD 16 (Corvallis) Rep. Dan Rayfield
  • HD 19 (Salem) Mike Ellison
  • HD 20 (Monmouth and Salem) Rep. Paul Evans
  • HD 22 (Woodburn) Rep. Teresa Alonso León
  • HD 25 (Keizer) Rep. Bill Post
  • HD 28 (Aloha and Beaverton) Rep. Jeff Barker
  • HD 29 (Hillsboro) Rep. Susan McLain
  • HD 30 (Hillsboro) Rep. Janeen Sollman
  • HD 31 (Clatskanie) Rep. Brad Witt
  • HD 32 (Cannon Beach) Tiffiny Mitchell
  • HD 38 (Lake Oswego) Rep. Andrea Salinas
  • HD 41 (Milwaukie) Rep. Karin Power
  • HD 48 (Happy Valley) Rep. Jeff Reardon
  • HD 50 (Gresham) Rep. Carla Piluso
  • HD 52 (Hood River) Rep. Jeff Helfrich
  • HD 53 (Sunriver) Jack Zika

We appreciate the good work that these candidates and elected officials have done in the past and look forward to them championing issues important to law enforcement in the State legislature.


Download >>> 08232018 ORCOPS Press Release Fall Election Endorsements

The Oregon Coalition of Police & Sheriffs (ORCOPS) is a non-partisan organization that advocates on behalf of police officers, deputy sheriffs and other individuals in Oregon law enforcement agencies. ORCOPS serves as a source of leadership within the law enforcement community and aims to build trust between law enforcement officers and the communities we serve.