Press Releases

Mar 1, 2017

Bonamici Defends Consumer Protections for Student Loan Borrowers

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici, the Vice Ranking Member of the Education Committee, stood up for student loan borrowers as the House passed a bill that threatens important federal protections for borrowers.

Feb 28, 2017

Bonamici Announces Spring Town Hall Meeting Schedule

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici announced six town hall meetings across the First Congressional District, which includes Washington, Yamhill, Clatsop, and Columbia counties and part of Multnomah County.

Feb 24, 2017

Bonamici Invites PCC President Mitsui to Presidential Address

Issues: Education

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici announced that Mark Mitsui, President of Portland Community College (PCC), will be her guest at President Trump’s address to a Joint Session of Congress on Tuesday, February 28.

Feb 17, 2017

Bonamici Disappointed by Senate Confirmation of Scott Pruitt as EPA Administrator

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici, the Ranking Member of the Environment Subcommittee of the House Science Committee and Co-Chair of the House Oceans Caucus, issued this statement after the Senate confirmed Scott Pruitt.

Feb 15, 2017

Merkley, Bonamici Stand Up for Oregon Retirement Savings Plan

Oregon Senator Jeff Merkley and Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici are leading the charge in Congress to stand up to efforts that threaten the ability of states like Oregon to offer retirement savings plans to workers.

Feb 15, 2017

Reps. Huffman and Bonamici Fight GOP’s Attack on Americans’ Right to Retire

Reps. Jared Huffman and Suzanne Bonamici introduced the American Savings Account Act to provide a new savings tool to all American workers, even those without employer retirement plans, to help them save for a strong and secure retirement.

Feb 13, 2017

Bonamici Again Named Top Democrat on Science Committee’s Environment Subcommittee

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici announced today that she has been re-elected as the Ranking Member of the Science, Space, and Technology Committee’s Subcommittee on Environment for the U.S. House of Representatives.

Feb 7, 2017

Bonamici Relieved Baby Fatemeh Arrived Safely in Oregon

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici issued the following statement after Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) announced baby Fatemeh Reshad has been admitted to OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital:

Feb 7, 2017

Bonamici Statement on Senate Confirmation of Betsy DeVos to be Education Secretary

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici, the Vice Ranking Member of the Education and the Workforce Committee, issued the following statement after the Senate narrowly confirmed Betsy DeVos to be the Secretary of Education.

Feb 4, 2017

Bonamici Statement on Federal District Judge Temporarily Halting Ban on Refugees, Immigrants

Congresswoman Bonamici issued the following statement after a federal district judge in Washington temporarily blocked enforcement of part of President Trump's executive order banning refugees and immigrants from seven Muslim countries.