Statements about Diversity

"Did you know that in 2013 over 50 percent of all babies born in Oregon were Hispanic?"

"Portland Schools spend $500K to deem PB&J sandwiches racist."

Says, "Less than half of all states have legal protections on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity, despite the fact that LGBT Americans report employment discrimination and unemployment at much higher rates than the U.S. average."

"When I served as City Commissioner, we made great strides …we successfully fought for, and won, adding women and people of color to the Fire Bureau."

Beaverton "enjoys the most diverse population (by percentage of population) among Oregon cities."

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