Safety and Justice Champions in the Oregon legisature

Congratulations to Rep. Tawna Sanchez and Rep. Carla Piluso for their moving and insightful op-ed published in today’s Oregonian!

In it, they reflect on their professional experiences — Rep. Piluso as a law enforcement police chief, and Rep. Sanchez as a community leader working with women in prison — and outline how their divergent backgrounds have brought them to the same conclusion:

“For safe and strong families and communities, we must build on women’s resilience, not avoid the hard work of addressing addiction by simply removing them from our sight.”

For more, check out the whole opinion here.