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April 14, 2020 Press Release
Letter follows report that Latino/as are disproportionately affected by COVID-19 in Oregon
We know that communities of color, LGBTQ+ individuals, women, and other currently and historically marginalized communities face inequitable access to health and worse health outcomes, in addition to differences in the quality of care and the collection of health data.
April 13, 2020 Press Release
Congresswoman and Senators Concerned About Child Care Workers, Businesses, and Families Who Already Face Child Care Shortage
Even before the current COVID-19 pandemic, too many families were struggling to find affordable, high-quality child care.
April 10, 2020 Press Release
The unprecedented harm from the coronavirus pandemic requires an extraordinary response.
April 9, 2020 Press Release
We must invest billions, not millions in our workers and workforce system.
April 9, 2020 Press Release
No one should be forced to choose between paying their energy bills and paying for food.
April 8, 2020 Press Release
Lawmakers write in bipartisan letter to feds that expediency in payment is critical for Oregon health care providers
The Administration must meet these heroes on the front lines and deliver these Congressionally appropriated dollars without delay to those in need.
April 1, 2020 Press Release
Bipartisan backing for federal support to mobilize up to 1,250 National Guard members comes in letter to White House
Oregon is a resilient and forward-thinking state and Oregon National Guardsmen have already been working to set up mobile hospitals and tents.
March 27, 2020 Press Release
Package includes Bonamici bill to support advocates for seniors
The coronavirus has quickly and severely disrupted the lives of people in NW Oregon and across the country, putting the health of loved ones at risk and jeopardizing our economic security.
March 25, 2020 Press Release
Bipartisan letter to White House comes in support of governor’s COVID-19 disaster request
We have heard from rural health clinics, hospitals, and providers who are having to lay off employees due to reduced patient care and declining revenues.
March 25, 2020 Press Release
Bill co-led by Wild, Lee strengthens programs and services for seniors; new law will help with response to public health emergencies
Seniors have served our communities for decades and need our support now more than ever.