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February 2, 2021 Press Release
The pandemic made a bad situation worse, with women and people of color paying the price.
February 1, 2021 Press Release
We must remedy the terrible harm the previous administration caused to immigrants and mixed-status families, who are invaluable members of our community.
January 28, 2021 Press Release
As we continue to face the dire economic consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic, our workers and workforce systems need immediate support.
January 28, 2021 Press Release
Workers across Northwest Oregon and the entire country are able to access meaningful employment through Registered Apprenticeships, pre-apprenticeships, and youth apprenticeships.
January 27, 2021 Statements

"The Trump Administration’s censored science rule undermines scientific integrity and threatens our nation’s bedrock environmental laws. It cannot stand. Today, I led 86 of my colleagues in urging President Biden to use all means to rollback this harmful rule immediately."

January 27, 2021 Press Release
It is an honor to continue serving on the House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis as we implement meaningful policies to build back better.
January 26, 2021 Press Release
We know firsthand the power and potential of community colleges to open the doors to new opportunities.
January 26, 2021 Press Release
The child care crisis will continue to impair our economic recovery unless we invest significant resources to help children, workers, and families thrive.
January 25, 2021 Press Release
In Oregon and around the country, Registered Apprenticeships, pre-apprenticeships, and youth apprenticeships are helping workers gain the skills and support services they need to provide for themselves and their families.
January 25, 2021 Press Release
Children thrive when they grow up in a safe and healthy environment.

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April 22, 2021 In The News

Oregon’s current congressional leaders praised her leadership: “She was a trailblazer and an inspiration to many—including me,” said Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-Ore.), who now serves in the 1st District seat Furse held. “Elizabeth Furse made the world a better place, and she will be missed.”

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April 22, 2021 In The News

Rep. Suzanne Bonamici: “George Floyd’s murder is a tragedy and a painful chapter in our country’s history of systemic racism. His family and his community in Minneapolis have experienced heartbreaking anguish. They deserve accountability, and I wish them peace and healing. “Today his family got justice, but this verdict cannot bring back George Floyd.

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April 20, 2021 In The News

U.S. Rep. Suzanne Bonamici, who was elected to the 1st District seat in 2012, offered a tribute to her predecessor. "As an immigrant and the third Oregon woman to serve in the U.S. House of Representatives, she was a trailblazer and an inspiration to many — including me," the Democrat from Beaverton said in a statement.

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April 15, 2021 In The News

U.S. Rep. Suzanne Bonamici, D-Ore., is joining a legislative effort to turn the tide on such grim statistics. Bonamici joined the Black Maternal Health Caucus, launched by Reps. Alma Adams and Lauren Underwood, to sponsor a package of bills under the umbrella of the Black Maternal Health Momnibus Act of 2021. Sen. Cory Booker, a New Jersey Democrat, is also a sponsor.

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April 13, 2021 In The News

Second, healthy coastal habitats are efficient carbon sinks and provide myriad additional benefits to coastal regions, including protection from storm surges, erosion control and providing critical habitat for commercially and recreationally important species. A bipartisan coalition of legislators led by Reps.

April 9, 2021 In The News

Yamhill County will receive more than $300,000 from the federal government this year as part of a program designed to replace some funding lost by the curtailment of logging on public lands in Oregon, Idaho and Washington decades ago. The Secure Rural Schools (SRS) program funnels money for schools, roads, law enforcement and other essential services.

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April 8, 2021 In The News

The Secure Rural Schools (SRS) program funnels money for schools, roads, law enforcement and other essential services. It is paid to 31 of Oregon's 36 counties, which lost billions of dollars when the federal government significantly reduced logging in the state in the 1990s. All told this year, $39.3 million will reach Oregon counties, according to a release from U.S. Sen.

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April 8, 2021 In The News

“It is unacceptable that predatory debt collectors have been able to take advantage of this program, diverting funding away from small businesses that desperately need help during this economic crisis,” said Bonamici, who was once employed as a consumer protection attorney at the Federal Trade Commission.

April 8, 2021 In The News

Newman, D-La Grange, introduced the bill with Rep. Suzanne Bonamici, an Oregon Democrat. Newman said such debt collectors have “violated consumers’ rights” and have received millions of dollars in forgivable PPP loans.

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