Carla Piluso reelected to House District 50
Rep. Carla Piluso has been reelected after running unopposed for House Representative, District 50, in the Tuesday, Nov. 6, Oregon election.
By 8 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 7, Piluso, a Democrat, received 12,135 votes, or 93 percent.
Piluso was first elected to the House in 2014, serving a district that mostly encompasses Gresham. She has worked to secure funding for education, support Oregon veterans, and keep guns out of the hands of domestic abusers. Her focus has been on helping young children and families, addressing affordable housing and continuing to improve public safety.
She grew up in Oregon and worked her way up through the Gresham Police Department to eventually serve as the city's first woman police chief. After a 30-year career in law enforcement, she joined the Gresham-Barlow School Board.
This story will be updated as the results are announced.