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​RepresentativeLegislator Photo Barbara Smith Warner

Democrat - District 45 - Portland

Capitol Phone: 503-986-1445
Capitol Address: 900 Court St. NE, Room H-487, Salem, Oregon 97301

collapse Year : 2022 ‎(5)
Important Announcements!Reminder: Joint Town Hall happening tomorrow and more 
Joint Town Hall Happening Next WeekEducation funding and more 
Sine Die is Approaching: Updates from SalemSave the Date! End of Session Joint Town Hall Coming Up and More 
This Week in the Oregon LegislatureUpdates and Bill Highlights 
2 Weeks Down, 3 Weeks to GoHow to Follow and Participate in the Short Legislative Session 
collapse Year : 2021 ‎(17)
2nd Special Session of 2021This newsletter covers the legislation and funding that passed during the special session, upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. 
Working Together and Making a Difference Health & Safety Information, Redistricting, and More 
Beat the Heat and News you can Use!Extreme Heat Resources, Redistricting Info, COVID-19 Guidance and More  
June 29th Joint Town Hall & End of Session Recap! Extreme Heat Resources, COVID-19 Reopening Plan, Bill Updates 
Sine Die is ImminentBudget Priorities, Bill Updates & Housing Support  
Sine Die is Approaching: Updates from SalemCelebrating Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, Bill Updates & New Mask Guidance 
Virtual Town Hall Tonight!Balancing the Budget 
News to Know Landmark Legislation, COVID-19 Relief and More 
Halfway Mark of the 2021 Legislative SessionCritical Bills Moving Forward  
2021 Legislative Session Update: April 1Floor Sessions Resume 
Save the Date: Upcoming Town HallCOVID-19 Outreach with REACH 
More Help Is On The Way!American Rescue Plan + Summer Learning Package 
March 1 NewsletterOregon’s COVID-19 vaccine schedule, the most recent revenue forecast, and more.  
Weathering the Storm and Supportive ResourcesUpcoming Constituent Conversation Event & More 
2021 Legislative Session: Week 2How to Participate in the Legislature 
Recap of Legislative Organizational Days Capitol Safety & Operations 
Community Town Hall: January 11Legislative Updates & Priorities 
collapse Year : 2020 ‎(49)
COVID-19 Update: December 182020 3rd Special Session Recap 
COVID-19 Update: December 8New Health & Safety Framework 
COVID-19 Update: November 20December Revenue Forecast, 2 Week Freeze 
COVID-19 Update:November 10Emergency Board Funding  
COVID-19 Update: Oct 30New School Reopening Metrics, COVID-19 Vaccine Workgroup  
COVID-19 Update: October 23Fall Health & Safety Information 
COVID-19 Update: October 9Expansion of COVID-19 Testing 
COVID-19 & Wildfire Update: September 28Wildfire Containment 
COVID-19 Update: September 23Town Hall Information 
COVID-19 & Wildfire Update: Sept. 17Lost Wage Assistance Program, Mortgage Assistance & More 
2020 Interim Update: September 2Adi's Act, Legislative Committee Meetings, Health Care Coverage Info 
2020 Interim Update: August 28School Reopening Metrics, Employment FAQ's, Oregon Cares Fund & More 
2020 Interim Update: August 21$500 Emergency Relief Check Program 
2nd 2020 Special Session Update: August 12Budget Rebalance and Legislative Action 
2020 Interim Update: August 5Upcoming 2nd Special Session of 2020 
2020 Interim Update: July 23New Statewide Mask & Gathering Requirements 
2020 Interim Update: July 10Legislative Emergency Board Calls For Emergency Stimulus Checks 
2020 1st Special Session RecapLegislative Action &  & Public Health Updates 
1st Special Session of 2020 Is UnderwayEviction and Foreclosure Moratoriums, and Police Accountability 
COVID-19 Update: June 19Reopening Plans, Face Covering Requirements and More 
HBCU Family Night Celebrating Historically Black Colleges & Universities  
Back-To-School GuidanceReady Schools, Safe Learners  
Critical Funding For Individuals and Businesses is On the Way.Emergency Board Update 
Heeding The Calls For ActionLegislative Action on Police Accountability 
Now (and always) is the time to be vocally anti-racist.Now is the time for each and every one of us to stand in solidarity with Black community members.  
Revenue Forecast ReflectionsRevenue Report 
Correction: Town Hall Registration LinkZoom Registration Information 
Upcoming COVID-19 Town Hall Support The Oregon Food Bank 
COVID-19 Update: May 15thNew Developments For Counties Across Oregon 
COVID-19 Update: May 12thOHSU Research Study, Financial Forecast & Potential Budget Impacts 
COVID-19 Update: May 8thNew Guidance for Reopening Oregon 
COVID-19 Update: May 5thUpcoming Zoom Town Hall May 7 
COVID-19 Update: May1stThe Key To Opening Oregon's Doors  
COVID-19 Update April 28thPUA Application Now Open 
COVID-19 Update: April 22ndFramework for Reopening Oregon 
COVID-19 Update: April 17thGuidance From The Department of Education 
COVID-19 Update: April 14thWest Coast Governor's Coalition 
COVID-19 Update: April 9thNew Developments & Department Updates 
COVID-19 Update: April 6thLatest Developments 
COVID-19 Update: April 2ndCOVID-19 Response Efforts 
COVID-19 Update: March 27thWe Are All In This Together  
COVID-19 Update: March 23rdStay Home & Stay Safe 
COVID-19 Update: March 17thSocial Distancing Guidelines 
Stay Informed and Stay SafeSafety Precautions 
End of Session ReviewTown Hall 3/11, 6pm 
Session Deadlines Quickly ApproachingProud to be here in the Capitol working for you 
2 Weeks In, 3 Weeks to GoHalfway Point 
Jan 2020 UpdateTown Hall 2/1 
Happy 2020Upcoming town hall, winter updates 
collapse Year : 2019 ‎(15)
12/2 Constituent ChatWinter Constituent Meeting 
Fall NewsletterFall updates from BSW 
End of Summer UpdatesBike Town Hall 9/14! 
Looking BackSession Reflections 
June update16 Days or Less 
SB 1049 : Vote ExplanationChallenging Choices 
Things are Moving FastUpdates from BSW 
May Update (1)What A Week 
Big Week in SalemBig Week in the Capitol 
Keeping Busy in SalemApril in the Capitol 
The Scoop From SalemThe Scoop From Salem 
Updates from SalemMarch Newsletter 
February Update (2)Newsletter: We must invest in our schools 
February Update (1)BSW Update from Salem 
2019: Town Hall & Session PreviewHappy 2019 
collapse Year : 2017 ‎(7)
2017 Session Wrap-UpJuly 2017 Legislative Session Review 
June 2017 newsletterOne Month Remaining 
Halfway Point 05/2017May 2017 Update 
Pay Equity, Housing & EducationApril 2017 Update 
Coffee, News, and UpdatesMarch 2017 Update 
2017 Session, Week 3February 2017 Update 
Session Preview and Town Hall2017 Legislative Session Preview 
collapse Year : 2016 ‎(2)
End of Session Update and Town HallEnd of Session Update and Town Hall 
Update on Air Toxins in PortlandUpdate on Air Toxins in Portland 
collapse Year : 2015 ‎(2)
June 2015Senate considering concealed carry reciprocity 
June 2015Oil train safety bill passes key Oregon committee 
collapse Year :  ‎(2)
August 2013Sample Description - Legislator schedules Town Hall. 
See Attachment: HB 2020 Fact SheetClean Energy Jobs is good for rural and urban Oregon 
collapse Year : 2015 ‎(1)
Bill Guaranteeing Continuation of Health Insurance Coverage During OFLA Leave (HB 2600) 6/9/2015 3:35 PM 
collapse Year : 2014 ‎(1)
Speaker Kotek Welcomes Barbara Smith Warner to Oregon House of Representatives1/15/2014 3:57 PM 
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