Red Lake Nation News - Babaamaajimowinan (Telling of news in different places)

A Win in Oregon, Tawna Sanchez: 'We Did It'

 


TRAHANT REPORTS—On Thursday night Tawna Sanchez posted on Facebook: “We did it, we won!” She won the primary election (and most likely the general) to represent Northeast Portland in the Legislature.

There are 90 members of the Oregon Legislature; 60 in the House and 30 in the Senate. (So if you are counting: That means Sanchez’ one seat equals 1.1111 percent or roughly equal to the Native American population in the state.)

Read more at http://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2016/05/24/win-oregon-tawna-sanchez-we-did-it-164571

 

Reader Comments(0)

 
 

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2021

Rendered 06/05/2021 11:07