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Press Releases

September 18, 2019 Press Release
There is a vast unmet need in our communities, in Oregon and across the United States.
September 17, 2019 Press Release
Too many Americans struggle to meet basic needs and access crucial services as they age.
September 13, 2019 Press Release
“People across Oregon and our country took jobs in public service and planned their lives around the Public Service Loan Forgiveness program, only to discover it was an empty promise. They and many other borrowers have upheld their end of the bargain, and I will do all I can to make sure the Department of Education does the same."
September 11, 2019 Press Release
Our ocean sustains life on this planet, and to protect it we must end our reliance on fossil fuels and transition to a clean energy economy.
August 28, 2019 Press Release
Families Share Stories of Struggling to Find and Afford Quality Child Care

PORTLAND, OR [08/28/2019] – Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) convened a diverse group of advocates, families, and child care providers to hear more about the many challenges facing Oregon families who are seeking affordable, quality child care. Family Forward Oregon hosted the discussion.


August 20, 2019 Press Release
"Participating in the Congressional App Challenge is a great way for students to learn new skills and showcase their potential."
August 13, 2019 Press Release
Bonamici, Carter visit Chehalem Cultural Center, BodyVox, Regional Arts & Culture Council, Portland Center Stage, and Portland Art Museum

BEAVERTON, OR [08/13/19] – Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) hosted Mary Anne Carter, Chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), for a series of visits to organizations that are part of Northwest Oregon’s thriving arts community.

August 4, 2019 Press Release

BEAVERTON, OR [8/4/2019] - Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici issued the following statement after gun violence over the weekend claimed dozens of lives in Texas and Ohio and across the country, including Portland State University student Deante Strickland. Dozens more were injured. 

July 31, 2019 Press Release
The Trump administration’s proposal would leave 3 million Americans—including 66,000 Oregonians—hungry
We are especially concerned about the number of Oregon children—many of whom receive their only meal of the day at school—who will lose access to free school meals if they are not automatically certified for school meals because of their SNAP participation.
July 29, 2019 Press Release
Office of Refugee Resettlement contracts with one Oregon nonprofit to hold children who cross the border without a parent or legal guardian
As a mother, it’s heartbreaking to visit detained migrant children and teenagers who made the dangerous journey to the United States, many of them without a parent, in search of safety.