Mark F Gamba

Mark F Gamba

Mark F Gamba
US Representative, 5th Congressional District Candidate


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  • Milwaukee Mayor 
  • Small Business owner

Occupational Background: 

  • Photojournalist
  • EMT
  • Land Surveyor

Educational Background

  • Photography AAS – Colorado Mountain College

Prior Governmental Experience:

  • Mayor of Milwaukee (2015-present)
  • Milwaukee City Councilor
  • Milwaukee Planning Commission
  • Clackamas County Coordinating Committee,
  • Metropolitan Policy Advisory Committee
  • Metro Mayors Consortium

It’s Time for a Change

Mark Gamba is a proven progressive leader

Climate Crisis is the defining issue of the 21st century

  • Mark led passage of the strongest climate action plan in the state.
  • Mark is fighting for the Green New Deal, creating millions of jobs to stop climate change. 
  • Schrader is one of the worst Democrats in Congress on climate & voted with Trump for Keystone XL pipeline. 

Healthcare is a human right

  • Mark supports universal healthcare, including long-term care, and rapid epidemic response. 
  • Mark is PRO_CHOICE
  • Schrader opposes universal healthcare, Funded by for profit health corporations.

Money In Politics is corrupting our democracy

  • Mark refuses donations from corporate PAC’s and opposes Citizens United.
  • Schrader is funded by: fossil fuels, pharmaceutical/insurance industries, the Koch Brothers, and NRA.

Our children deserve the best Education in the world

  • Mark believes in debt free, quality education from pre-k through college.
  • Schrader failed to address the 1.5 Trillion Student Debt Crisis. 

Affordable Housing is critical for our communities

  • Mark championed the largest metro investment in affordable housing in American history.
  • Schrader votes repeatedly to reduce Housing and Urban Development funding

Mark Supports: Humane immigration reforms, Indigenous rights. LGBTQ+ rights, workers rights. 

We Believe in Mark!

  • American Federation of Teachers- Oregon
  • Teamsters #37 ILWU
  • American Federation of Musicians, Local #99;
  • 350 Salem
  • Sunrise Movement PDX and Eugene
  • Oregon Working Families Party
  • Oregon Single Payer Advocates
  • Our Revolution
  • Senator Shemia Fagan
  • Senator Kathleen Taylor
  • Senator Michael Dembrow
  • Representative Karin Power
  • Representative Alissa Kenny-Guyer
  • Representative Janelle Bynum
  • Claire Hall – Nicole County Commissioner
  • Tom Anderson – Salem City Councilor 
  • Angel Falconer Milwaukee City Councilor
  • Wilda Parks
  • Lisa Beth
  • Kathy Hyzy
  • Theresa Kohlhoff, Lake Oswego City Councilor