Senator Walker Wins Lilburne Award for Defending Rights of Oregon Voters

Tue, Jun 30 2009 by Staff

(LAKE RIDGE, VA) - Today, Citizens in Charge Foundation, a transpartisan national voter rights group focused on the ballot initiative and referendum process, presented Oregon State Senator Vicki Walker with the July 2009 John Lilburne Award. Senator Walker is being recognized as the only Senate Democrat to defend Oregon voters in an attempt to stop legislation that criminalizes activists expressing their freedom of speech via the ballot initiative process.