House District 17 candidates respond to questions
October 14, 2020
Describe your view of the proper role of government under the U.S. and Oregon constitutions and how you, as a state representative, would carry out your responsibilities as a legislator.
Jami Cate: I believe our government is designed to maintain order and safety, so our rights granted under the Constitution are preserved. As a state representative, I will serve as the voice of our district on state government matters, and fight to preserve our rights.
I fully believe that Gov. Brown has overstepped her constitutional authority – from COVID to line item veto of non-budget items in the...