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Our Voices United Legislative Action Day

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What: Urban League of Portland’s Our Voices United Lobby Day

Where: Oregon Capitol &  Willamette University Cat Cavern Room

When: February 25th, 2019 9AM-4PM (Transportation from PDX at 8AM)

Why: Ensure that Oregon’s legislators are accountable to their Black constituents, and that statewide policy is in service of the Black electorate

The Urban League invites you to our 2019 Our Voices United Lobby Day. This February 25th, join Urban Leaguers from across the state, legislators, and allied community members as we lift our voices in the state’s capitol on the 2019 bills that will impact Black Oregonians.

The event is free, and will give attendees the opportunity to:

  • Learn more about the Urban League’s top legislative priorities and what they mean for our communities

  • Speak with legislators about how their votes impact us

  • Attend legislative hearings to see legislators debate the issues

  • Tour Oregon’s capitol building

  • Exercise political power with fellow Black Oregonians

IF YOU REQUIRE TRANSPORTATION FROM PORTLAND, please register for that here .

For questions, please contact Jackie Yerby at

When Monday, February 25, 2019
9 AM - 4 PM

 Where Willamette University Putnam University Center (Cat Cavern Room)
900 State Street
Salem, OR  97301
See Map 

Earlier Event: February 24
Black Family Festival City Resource + Fair
Later Event: February 26
Trimet Open House Sessions