Oregon Coalition of Police and Sheriffs Announces Legislative Endorsements

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


Portland, OR, April 17, 2018 – 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:

For the 2018 Primary Election

  • Athena Goldberg – Candidate, Oregon Senate District 3
  • Senator Floyd Prozanski – Candidate, Oregon Senate District 4
  • Senator Elizabeth Steiner Hayward – Candidate, Oregon Senate District 17
  • Representative Caddy McKeown – Candidate, Oregon House District 9
  • Representative Nancy Nathanson – Candidate, Oregon House District 13
  • Representative Jeff Helfrich – Candidate, Oregon House District 52
  • Nathan Boddie, MD, MS – Candidate, Oregon House District 54

For the 2018 Primary AND General Election

  • Senator Betsy Johnson – Candidate, Oregon Senate District 16
  • Representative Jeff Barker – Candidate, Oregon House District 28

Additional general election endorsements will be made after the May Primary.

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.


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.

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