Wednesday, October 22, 2008
State Senator / District 5
State Senate, District 5.
Northwest Polk County, as well as Lincoln and portions of Yamhill, Tillamook, Lane, Douglas and Coos counties.
State Senator for past four years; previously co-owner of Verger Chrysler-Plymouth-Dodge in Coos Bay.
Northwestern State University, Southeastern Louisiana College; Louisiana State University.
Prior government service:
State Senate, District 5 (2004-present); State House, District 9 (2001-04); Mayor of Coos Bay (1992-2000); Coos Bay City Council (1990-92).
Verger is running unopposed in the November general election. She was unopposed during the May primary and won both the Democratic and Republican nomination.