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July 30, 2020 Press Release
Nutritious meals help students stay healthy while they learn and grow. For many children, school meals provided their primary source of nutrition before the pandemic, and now even more families struggle to put food on their tables because of unemployment and unexpected financial distress.
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July 29, 2020 Press Release
Child care is one of the most urgent and stressful issues facing families during this pandemic, and stabilizing it will be a key factor in reopening our communities safely.
July 29, 2020 Press Release
Amendments would ban unidentified officers, use of force at protests
The anonymous officers Trump sent to Portland have violated the rights of protestors and exacerbated tensions in our community.
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July 24, 2020 Press Release
Acting Secretary Chad Wolf has sent to Portland and continues to support federal agents who are committing acts of violence against Oregonians and violating their constitutional rights.
July 24, 2020 Press Release
We will not let Trump or his administration get away with militarizing our streets.
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July 23, 2020 Press Release
Merkley, Wyden, Blumenauer and Bonamici requested the investigations after nightly use of force against peaceful protesters
The militarized federal forces Trump sent to Portland have ignited fear and violence in our community.
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July 23, 2020 Press Release
It takes decades to build retirement savings, but it can be stolen in an instant.
July 23, 2020 Press Release
Great American Outdoors Act Will Also Restore National Parks
The Land and Water Conservation Fund represents a bipartisan commitment to safeguarding natural areas and providing recreation opportunities in the prized outdoor areas that make places in Northwest Oregon like Ecola State Park and the Tualatin National Wildlife Refuge so special.
July 22, 2020 Press Release
The request for Inspector General investigations follows nightly use of force against peaceful protesters
The American people deserve transparency and accountability.
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July 22, 2020 Press Release
Barr ignored Members’ request last month for information about unidentified law enforcement in D.C.
It is now apparent that no U.S. city or town will be safe from these dubious tactics and that the Washington, D.C. deployment may have been a dry run for deployment to other cities.
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