Press Releases

Nov 19, 2015

Bonamici Provisions Included in Bipartisan Bill to Strengthen Public Education

Issues: Education

Provisions authored by Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici to reduce testing in schools and support interdisciplinary educational programs were included in a bipartisan bill to strengthen public education.

Nov 18, 2015

Bonamici Statement on Refugee Crisis

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici made the following statement on the refugee crisis.

Nov 17, 2015

Congresswoman Bonamici, Senator Markey Lead Call to Limit Unwanted Debt Collection Robocalls

Congresswomen Bonamici and Senator Markey led a group of 41 Senate and House members in calling on the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to limit unwanted robocalls and texts to those with debt owed to or backed by the federal government.

Nov 17, 2015

Bonamici Appointed to Panel to Complete Bipartisan Education Bill

Issues: Education

Congresswoman Bonamici was appointed to a panel that will negotiate a bill to improve the nation’s K-12 education policies.

Nov 16, 2015

Merkley and Bonamici to Hold Joint Town Hall Meeting in Washington County

Oregon Senator Jeff Merkley and Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici will hold a joint town hall meeting at Beaverton High School.

Nov 11, 2015

Bonamici Statement to Commemorate Veterans Day

Issues: Veterans

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici released the following statement in commemoration of Veterans Day.

Nov 5, 2015

Bonamici Statement on Advancing Long-Term Multi-Modal Transportation Bill

Today, Congresswoman Bonamici made the following statement after the House voted to advance a six year extension of legislation that authorizes federal highway, public transit, highway safety, and other safety programs.

Nov 3, 2015

Bonamici and Stefanik Introduce Legislation to Improve Nutrition Program for Young Children

Issues: Education

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (OR-1) and Congresswoman Elise Stefanik (NY-21) introduced the Early Childhood Nutrition Improvement Act, a bipartisan bill to expand access to nutritious meals for young children.

Oct 28, 2015

Congresswoman Bonamici Welcomes Deal to Avert Default and End Governing by Crisis

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) voted for the Bipartisan Budget Agreement of 2015: “The budget deal achieved by Congressional leadership and the Obama administration is good news for Oregonians."

Oct 24, 2015

Congresswoman Bonamici Applauds Progress in Reducing Over-Testing in Schools

Issues: Education

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) responded to the Department of Education's announcement of new guiding principles for assessments in K-12 education.