|Oregon House of Representatives, District 42|
|July 7, 2014-present|
|January 8, 2017|
|Years in position||1|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|First elected||November 4, 2014|
|Appointed||June 26, 2014|
|Appointed by||Multnomah County Commission|
Nosse's campaign website highlighted the following issues:
Putting Public Education First
- Excerpt: "Make investing in high quality public education from pre-K through college his top priority."
- Excerpt: "Continue to fight for lower tuition, more student aid, and better access to college for all Oregon students."
- Excerpt: "Work to increase Opportunity Grants to open our universities and community colleges to more Oregonians and help reduce skyrocketing debt being taken on by young people."
Health Care for All
- Excerpt: "Supports universal healthcare coverage for every Oregonian through a single payer healthcare system."
Supporting Women's Health Care
- Excerpt: "Stand strong and ensure we do not retreat on women’s rights in Oregon."
- Excerpt: "Oppose any attempts to restrict access to abortion and women’s healthcare services."
Protecting Our Environment
- Excerpt: "Stand up to big corporations, like Monsanto, who work to put their profits before public health and safety."
Winning the Freedom to Marry
- Excerpt: "Ensure same-sex couples and their families are provided with the basic legal protections that straight couples enjoy."
Elections for the office of Oregon House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on May 20, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 11, 2014. Rob Nosse defeated John Sweeney, Kathleen O'Brien, Dan Shaw, Don Gavitte and Teddy Keizer in the Democratic primary. Nosse also ran on the Working Families Party ticket. Bruce Alexander Knight ran as a Libertarian candidate. Nosse defeated Knight in the general election.
|Oregon House of Representatives District 42, General Election, 2014|
|Democratic||Rob Nosse Incumbent||90.6%||26,321|
|Libertarian||Bruce A. Knight||8.6%||2,493|
|Oregon House of Representatives, District 42 Democratic Primary, 2014|
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In 2013, the 77th Oregon State Legislature, first session, was in session from February 4 to July 9. In 2014, the 77th Oregon State Legislature, second session, was in session from February 3 to March 10.
- Oregon Farm Bureau: 2013 Senate Votes
- Oregon Farm Bureau: 2013 House Votes
- Oregon Farm Bureau: 2014 State Legislative Summary
- Legislators are scored based on their voting record for bills that impacted the businesses of family farmers and ranchers.
- American Federation of Teachers-Oregon: 2013 Scorecard
- Legislators are scored based on their voting record for issues that are important to AFT-Oregon. Priorities of the organization are based on the issues most important to its members working lives.
- Associated Oregon Industries: 2013 Legislative Scorecard
- Legislators are scored based on their voting record for bills relating to the business community.
- American Civil Liberties Union of Oregon: 2013 Legislative Scorecard
- Legislators are scored based on their voting record for bills relating to civil liberties.
- Oregon Education Association: 2013 Legislative Scorecard
- Legislators are scored based on their record in advocating for and advancing Oregon's public schools.
- Stand for Children-Oregon: 2013 Legislative Scorecard
- Legislators are scored based on their voting record for bills relating to Oregon's public schools.
- Oregon League of Conservation Voters: 2013 Legislative Scorecard
- Legislators are scored based on their voting record for bills relating to conservation.
- Oregon AFSCME: 2013 Report Card on the Oregon Legislature
- Senators were scored on 14 key bills, while Representatives were graded on 17 bills.
In 2014, Nosse's endorsements included the following:
- Oregon Nurses Association
- Basic Rights Oregon
- NARAL Pro-Choice Oregon
- Gay and Lesbian Victory Fund
- American Federation of Teachers--Oregon
- Oregon State Fire Fighters Council
- Oregon State Building and Construction Trade Council
- Oregon AFL-CIO
- Ironworkers Local 29
- Bricklayers and Allied Craft Workers Local 1 OR
Nosse and his husband, Jim, have two children. He is a member of Jobs with Justice, the Oregon League of Conservation Voters, Teamsters Local 223, Health Care for All Oregon, the Oregon Student Foundation and the Labor Employment Relations Association.
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- Oregon House of Representatives elections, 2014
- Oregon State Legislature
- Oregon House of Representatives
- Oregon House of Representatives District 42
- Official campaign website
- Profile from the Oregon House of Representatives
- Profile from Open States
- Rob Nosse on Facebook
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Oregon Secretary of State - Candidate list
- Gazette Times, "Rob Nosse appointed to Oregon Legislature," June 26, 2014 (dead link)
- Facebook, "Rob Nosse," accessed April 28, 2014
- Official campaign website, "Meet Rob," accessed April 28, 2014
- Official campaign website, "Issues," accessed April 28, 2014
- Associated Press, "2014 Oregon House of Representatives Primary Results," accessed May 20, 2014
- Oregon Secretary of State, "Candidate Filing," accessed March 17, 2014
- Official campaign website, "Supporters," accessed April 28, 2014
Jules Kopel Bailey
|Oregon House of Representatives - District 42
July 7, 2014-present
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