Kate Brown is a partisan, career politician. Now, as Secretary of State, she is in charge of functions many believe should be non partisan, like elections and audits.
Here is a video of Kate from 2006. Is this the type of career politician we want in charge of our elections and auditing state government?
Kate Brown has been a politician since 1991 when she was appointed to the Oregon House of Representatives to represent SE Portland. In 1996, she was elected to the Oregon Senate.
In 1999, Brown was elected Caucus Leader by the Senate Democratic Caucus. The primary election role in that position is to raise money – a lot of money – in order to elect Democrats and control the Oregon Senate. And Kate Brown did just that, raising $3.85 million over eight years, primarily from special interest groups.
Over her 20 plus years as a politician, Kate Brown has amassed a questionable record and clearly demonstrated where her priorities lie.
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