“Smith’s firm is ostensibly being paid for his time working on behalf of the Newberg School Board, but it is not clear where that money is coming from. According to a copy of the attorney-client agreement between Smith’s firm and the school board, fees range from $125 to 325 per hour for the services ofContinue reading “Why Are Taxpayers Funding Back Room Deals?”
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Tyler Smith, the attorney who advised on (and wrote) the SASO and who is now representing the Newberg School Board, is related to Lindsay Berschauer, Yamhill County Commissioner through her ex-husband. Help us stop the out of county takeover of Yamhill. Add your name to the petition to recall Yamhill County Commissioner Lindsay Berschauer at:Continue reading “What’s more…”
Quid Pro Quo
The Oregon Government Ethics Commission is investigating a complaint that Lindsay Berschauer, Yamhill County Commissioner engaged in quid pro quo special favors when she appointed vocal supporter and frequent campaign donor Tom Hammer to the Mid-Willamette Area Committee on Transportation (MWACT). Oct. 19, 2020- Tom Hammer makes $1000 donation to then candidate Lindsay Berschauer’s campaign.Continue reading “Quid Pro Quo”
This campaign has never been about one person. It is about all of us coming together to hold standards for decency, professionalism, honesty and faithfulness in the elected officials who represent us. Independent, Republican, or Democrat we’re proud of the integrity of the people of Yamhill County. We’re honored to stand with you! Join us,Continue reading “Thank you!”
State of Emergency Built on Lies
Employee emails aren’t found in records search. Are we surprised? Can’t say we are. County Commissioners shouldn’t lie to their constituents. Sign our petition and bring honesty back to Yamhill County government.
What Would You Do with 10 Million Dollars?
Did you know that for nearly half a year Lindsay Berschauer, Yamhill County Commissioner has been sitting on $10 Million dollars earmarked to address exactly the sort of staffing shortages that our Board of Commissioners is now proposing to declare a State of Emergency over? Are you ok with a Commissioner creating emergencies in YamhillContinue reading “What Would You Do with 10 Million Dollars?”
Fun Fact ✅ Lindsay Berschauer is a Bully
It was only a matter of time. We’d like to know if Lindsay Berschauer, Yamhill County Commissioner intends to bully and harass each and every one of the 120 volunteer members of our coalition, each and every one of the thousands of her constituents who’ve signed our petition? Whether they’ve been here 4 weeks orContinue reading “Fun Fact ✅ Lindsay Berschauer is a Bully”
Talkin ’bout a Violation
Yamhill County Commissioner thinks the law doesn’t apply to her. Unfortunately, when she bends the law to suit her purposes and grandstands with illegal resolutions its Yamhill County that pays the price. Lindsay Berschauer is salting the fields of Yamhill County with her illegal divisive politics. Help us stop her.
If You Don’t Know, Now You Know
Lindsay Berschauer, Yamhill County Commissioner and attorney Tyler Smith of Tyler Smith & Associates, Rural Business Attorneys have never disclosed their relationship: not when he was illegally brought on as supplemental counsel for the Newberg School Board, and not when she brought him in to the Yamhill Board of Commissioner’s meeting to defend the SecondContinue reading “If You Don’t Know, Now You Know”
Tell Them It’s Time #ReleaseTheRelief
While the Yamhill Board of Commissioners takes a break from meeting this week, they are currently sitting on over 10 million dollars in American Rescue Plan funds. This money is intended to help Yamhill workers, families, small businesses and public health get back on their feet, but our commissioners have been sitting on it forContinue reading “Tell Them It’s Time #ReleaseTheRelief”