Willamette Wake Up 11/20/2020 — From Activist to Monmouth City Council: The story of Rebecca Salinas-Oliveros

Willamette Wake Up

Willamette Wake Up 11/20/2020 — From Activist to Monmouth City Council: The story of Rebecca Salinas-Oliveros

Show Notes

In the Polk County Report, Rebecca Salinas-Oliveros talks about her leap into local politics. She started as an activist in the Black Lives Matter movement, then ran for Monmouth City Council. She was the top vote-getter in the recent city council election despite opposition from a political action committee that supported a slate of conservative candidates.


About Willamette Wake Up

Willamette Wake Up is KMUZ’s morning news magazine program that explores what mid-Valley people are doing and talking about through news segments and interviews. The Willamette Wake Up team is dedicated to exploring the deeper stories that define and affect our community. Join us live every weekday morning from 8 to 9 o’clock and repeats 6 to 7PM.

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