House District 5 incumbent tours Molalla businesses and chats with those affected by wildfires

COURTESY PHOTO: CONNIE FARRENS - U.S. Rep. Kurt Schrader visits Molalla on the afternoon of Thursday, Oct. 8.With the election approaching and in the wake of recent wildfires, U.S. Rep. Kurt Schrader paid a visit to Molalla.

He met Connie Farrens and Mayor Keith Swigart at City Hall around 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 8. From there, Swigart took Schrader to tour businesses and chat with folks affected by the wildfires.

Schrader is the incumbent and the Democratic candidate running on Nov. 3 for Oregon's 5th Congressional District. He has served in the role since 2009. This year, he faces Republican candidate Amy Ryan Courser and Libertarian candidate Matthew Rix.

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