"Shemia is a once-in-a-generation leader at a time when we face once-in-a-lifetime threats to our democracy. Shemia has the courage and conviction to meet those threats head-on and win."
Governor Barbara Roberts
Barbara Roberts
Former Secretary of State and Governor

Fairness. Integrity. Accountability.

Shemia grew up poor in rural, eastern Oregon. Sometimes it seemed like opportunity was always just out of reach. But Oregon’s public schools gave her a path to change that. Shemia has worked every day to ensure all Oregonians have that same opportunity. As State Representative and Senator, Shemia has: 

  • Increased investment in our public schools
  • Raised wages and passed paid family leave
  • Made housing and healthcare more affordable
  • Expanded voting rights

As your Secretary of State, Shemia will: 

  • Protect the integrity and fairness of Oregon’s vote-by-mail system by ensuring every eligible vote counts 
  • Encourage voting and expand access to voting for all Oregon citizens Our public investments, using audits to ensure public services serve marginalized communities and mitigate climate change’s impact
  • Protect our public investments through audits to ensure all of state government works for Oregonians, including Unemployment
  • Provide Oregon businesses with clear, effective tools to build success  

These trusted organizations are supporting Shemia Fagan for Secretary of State:

The Oregonian
Willamette Week
Eugene Weekly
Bend Bulletin
Corvallis Advocate
The East Oregonian
The Astorian

Basic Rights Oregon
Bend Firefighters Local 227
Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers Local 1
College Democrats of OR
Communications Workers of America Local 7901
Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde
Consolidated Oregon Indivisible Network (COIN)
EMILY’s List
IBEW 125
Lane Community College Classified Union, AFT/LCCEF Local 2417
Mother PAC
NARAL Pro-Choice Oregon
NASW Oregon Chapter
NW Carpenters Union
Oregon AFL-CIO
Oregon Education Association
Oregon League of Conservation Voters
Oregon School Employees Association
Oregon State Building & Construction Trades Council
Oregon State Fire Fighters Council
Our Revolution Southern Oregon
Pacific Northwest Regional Council of Carpenters
PCUN Farmworkers and Latinx Working Families United
Planned Parenthood PAC of Oregon
Service Employees International Union Local 49
Service Employees International Union Local 503
Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors’ National Association
Sierra Club
The Oregon Childcare Project
UA 290 Plumbers and Steamfitters
UFCW 555
Voice for Refuge
Washington County Ignite