Legislative Committee


Follows state legislation, lobbies elected officials, works to inform Democrats about how the State Legislature works, and encourages public participation in the Legislative Process.


Join US at our next meeting

We meet intermittently. Check the Calendar to find our next meeting.

All meetings of the Tillamook County Democrats are open to the public, and anyone is welcome to attend. For more information, contact the Chair of the committee. 

We are committed to empowering all members of our community to become informed and active citizens capable of advocating and participating at all levels of government.
— Jacob Van Buskirk, Legislative Committee Chair

What We've Achieved

  • Assigned a member to track and communicate each of our elected officials.

  • Created a list of legislation of interest and followed it through the process.

  • Lobbied for the Democratic Platform at the State Level

  • Drafted resolutions to be passed by the County Party.

  • Lobbied in support of passed resolutions.

  • Working to create a larger legislative action team including coordinating with other local groups.


Chair Jacob Van Buskirk

Phone: 253-861-8095

Email: VanBuskirkJacob@gmail.com

Oregon State Senator Shemia Fagan describes how to testify when visiting Salem. The TCDCC has obtained sharing permission from the Senator.