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HERMISTON, Ore. - Yesterday evening Representative Greg Smith (GOP-Heppner) was presented the 2018 Nobel Laureate Award at the Hermiston Distinguished Citizens Award Banquet. This is the first year the Greater Hermiston Chamber of Commerce, which represents hundreds of local businesses, has bestowed the distinguished award.

Congressman Greg Walden presented the award to Representative Smith. In his remarks, Walden stated:

"Chances are that if there is a project or community effort underway in Hermiston or anywhere in the Columbia Basin for that matter, you will find this person's (Smith) fingerprints all over it, and his leadership behind it."

"Tonight's recipient works hard to carry the needs of our community and region to the rest of the sta...

Representative Greg Smith (GOP-Heppner) has been appointed by legislative leadership to serve as the Co-Vice Chair of the newly formed Joint Committee on Student Success. As the ranking House Republican on the committee, Rep. Smith will work with his colleagues to identify strategies to help improve Oregon's high school graduation rate, absenteeism rate and prioritize reforms that result in more taxpayer dollars being invested in classrooms.

"Our state is full of thousands of hardworking teachers and education leaders who want to see our students succeed," said Rep. Smith. "But for many years now, the outcomes we have seen in our classrooms have failed to meet even modest educational benchmarks. We are investing more money than ever into our...

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Committee to Re-Elect Greg Smith

P.O. Box 215 Heppner, OR 97836