Press Releases

Feb 6, 2016

Bonamici Statement on Fallen Seaside Police Officer

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici made the following statement after a Seaside, OR police officer was shot and killed

Jan 20, 2016

National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Jane Chu Joins Congresswoman Bonamici for Arts Tours

Issues: Education

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici introduced Jane Chu, Chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts, to schools and arts organizations that are part of Northwest Oregon’s thriving arts community.

Jan 19, 2016

Bonamici Convenes Education Leaders to Discuss Implementation of New Education Law

Issues: Education

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) convened a briefing and discussion of the Every Student Succeeds Act, the law that replaced No Child Left Behind and advanced new K-12 education policies. More than fifty leaders in education attended.

Jan 12, 2016

Bonamici Applauds President’s Focus on Supporting Working Families, Transcending Differences

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici issued the following statement in response to President Obama’s 2016 State of the Union Address.

Jan 8, 2016

Bonamici Invites Washington County Muslim Leader as State of the Union Guest

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici announced that Salma Ahmad, President of the Islamic Society of Greater Portland, will be her guest at the President’s State of the Union address on Tuesday, January 12.

Jan 5, 2016

Bonamici Applauds New Measures to Prevent Gun Violence

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici made the following statement after President Obama unveiled executive actions to prevent gun violence

Dec 23, 2015

Bonamici Prepares Holiday Meals for Homebound Seniors with Meals on Wheels

Issues: Seniors

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici volunteered with Meals on Wheels People to prepare meals for homebound seniors in the First Congressional District.

Dec 18, 2015

Bonamici Supports Bipartisan Government Funding Bill Avoiding Shutdown

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) voted for the bipartisan bill to fund the federal government through September 2016.

Dec 14, 2015

Wyden, Merkley, Bonamici Announce $500,000 Grant to Help City of Cornelius Build New Library, Community Convening Space

Issues: Education

Oregon’s U.S. Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley and Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici today announced a grant to help the City of Cornelius build a new library and community convening space.

Dec 10, 2015

Bonamici Joins President at White House for Signing of Bipartisan Bill to Strengthen Public Education

Issues: Education

Today, President Obama signed the Every Student Succeeds Act, a law that will replace No Child Left Behind and advance new K-12 education policies.