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October 28, 2019 Press Release
Aging Americans have supported our communities throughout their lives – now it is our turn to care for them.
October 24, 2019 Press Release
It is imperative that the Department provide a transparent analysis to the public for this proposed regulation.
October 23, 2019 Press Release
Fair and free elections are essential to democracy, and we must do all we can to protect our country from foreign attacks.
October 22, 2019 Press Release
Members question decline in enforcement of LGBTQ rights under Trump administration
We are concerned that the Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights (OCR) is failing to protect the civil rights of LGBTQ students.
October 17, 2019 Press Release
Bonamici shares stories of Oregonians in debate about legislation
Action to address skyrocketing prescription drug costs is long overdue and I’m proud to be part of a committee that is tackling the issue in a meaningful way.
October 17, 2019 Press Release
It’s extremely difficult for students to focus on their education when they are hungry or worrying about where to find their next meal.
October 15, 2019 Press Release
In an op-ed published in today’s New York Times, two former heads of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)—one from a Democratic administration; one from a Republican administration—make a forceful case for Congress to pass the Alan Reinstein Ban Asbestos Now Act, legislation co-led by Oregon’s Senator Jeff Merkley and Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici.
October 15, 2019 Press Release
Comprehensive update of the Higher Education Act includes Bonamici provisions to improve student loan system, support students
“I hear from many people who tell me that higher education is out of reach, or who are struggling with burdensome student loan debt. These conversations have guided my efforts to improve access to higher education, and I’m proud of the work we have done crafting the College Affordability Act.”
September 26, 2019 Press Release
Today, on National Mesothelioma Awareness Day, the House Energy and Commerce Committee took the critical first step of passing my bill, the Alan Reinstein Ban Asbestos Now Act, through a subcommittee.
September 25, 2019 Press Release
I’ve heard from individuals and businesses in Oregon who have serious concerns about their safety and the safety of their businesses and communities because they need to conduct their business in cash.