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Post-session town halls are good ways to catch up with lawmakers

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Now that the legislators have gone home, this is a good time to get their views on how the session went and where we go from here.

Sen. Diane Rosenbaum will hold a town hall from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 7, at SEIU Local 49, 3536 SE 26th Ave., Portland. Also on hand will be Reps. Caroline Tomei and Jules Bailey. They represent portions of Portland’s eastside.

Note: Sen. Rosenbaum’s contacts have changed. She can be reached at (503) 231-9970, or at (503) 986-1721. Her e-mail address is the same:

Speaking of Rep. Tomei, she plays host to another town hall from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, July 11, at Milwaukie City Hall, 10722 SE Main St., Milwaukie. Her special guest will be Speaker of the House Dave Hunt.

To reach Tomei during the interim, between legislative sessions, try her e-mail at Her mailing address: Rep. Carolyn Tomei,

P. O Box 22147, Milwaukie, OR 97269. She can be reached by phone in Salem at (503) 986-1441 or in Milwaukie at (503) 653-5180.



About Dana Haynes

Dana Haynes, joined PCC in 2007 as the manager of the Office of Public Affairs, directing the college's media and government relations. Haynes spent the previous 20 years as a reporter, columnist and editor for Oregon newspapers, including ... more »