Nancy Nathanson

State Representative, 13th District

Photo: Nancy Nathanson

Democrat, Independent

City where I live: Eugene 

Skills: Occupation:  State Representative Occupational Background:  Library program manager Educational Background:  University of Oregon, BS 1975 Prior Governmental Experience:  Eugene City Council, 1993-2005; Eugene Planning Commission, 1987-1993; Lane Council of Governments Board

3 things I will do if I win:

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1. Continue working to keep our communities safe by mitigating the risks posed to us by climate change, especially wildfire. I worked tirelessly to fund the installation of high-tech (ALERTWildfire) cameras for early wildfire detection. I will ensure that Oregon continues to lead the nation in env

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2. As I have done in previous legislative sessions, investing in public education K-12 through higher education is another top priority, including career technical education and apprenticeships. I’m pushing back on excessive testing to ensure students are succeeding and learning the skills the

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3. As I have done previously, I will continue to prioritize reducing homelessness through safe sleeping sites and expanding the availability of “tiny homes” and other emergency and transition shelters with services. I will also seek to improve long-term care facilities and protect the residents.