Press Releases

Jul 13, 2016

Bonamici Introduces Bill to Protect Communities from Oil Train Accidents

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici introduced legislation to protect local communities by getting unsafe oil tank cars off the tracks and giving firefighters and first responders the resources needed to prepare for derailments and accidents.

Jul 6, 2016

Bonamici Presses for Meaningful Action to Address Gun Violence

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici joined dozens of House Democrats, victims of gun violence, and families of victims of gun violence in calling on the House to pass sensible and meaningful legislation to make our communities safer.

Jun 22, 2016

Bonamici Joins Sit-In on House Floor to Demand a Vote on Gun Violence Prevention

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici joined House Democrats at a sit-in on the House Floor to demand that Speaker Ryan allow a vote on bipartisan legislation to address gun violence prevention.

Jun 21, 2016

Oregon Lawmakers Applaud Relocation of Forest Grove Post Office

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici, Senators Ron Wyden, Jeff Merkley, and Forest Grove Mayor Peter B. Truax applauded the United States Postal Service (USPS) for announcing a new retail location for the Forest Grove Post Office.

Jun 10, 2016

Bonamici Introduces Bill to Help Every Worker Save for Retirement

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) and Congressman Jared Huffman (D-CA) introduced the American Savings Account Act to provide American workers with a new tool to help them save for a strong and secure retirement.

Jun 9, 2016

Polis, Blumenauer, Bonamici introduce resolution recognizing ‘History of Hemp’

Rep. Jared Polis, Rep. Suzanne Bonamici, and Rep. Earl Blumenauer, introduced a resolution recognizing Hemp History Week.

Jun 9, 2016

Members and Advocates Call on Congress to Reject the Child Nutrition Reauthorization Bill

Issues: Education

Members of Congress today joined advocates, educators, doctors, and parents to call on Congress to reject the harmful Child Nutrition Reauthorization bill.

Jun 8, 2016

Senator Markey, and Reps. Bonamici and Eshoo Lead Call to Protect Americans from Unwanted Robocalls and Robotexts

Congresswoman Bonamici commended the FCC's proposed rules to protect student loan and mortgage borrowers, veterans, farmers, taxpayers, and others from unwanted robocalls and texts.

Jun 6, 2016

Oregon Leaders call for Oil Train Moratorium in the Columbia River Gorge

Oregon’s Senators Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden, Governor Kate Brown and Representatives Earl Blumenauer and Suzanne Bonamici released the following statement today calling for a temporary halt to oil train traffic in Columbia River Gorge in light of last Friday’s derailment of a Union Pacific oil train in Mosier, OR.

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