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August 15, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC [08/15/18] – Congresswoman Bonamici, Senators Wyden and Merkley, and Representatives DeFazio, Blumenauer, and Schrader called on the Trump Administration to work with China to reduce or eliminate Chinese tariffs that are harming Oregon’s hazelnut farmers and making it difficult for them to compete with growers in other countries.

August 10, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC [08/10/18] – Congresswoman Bonamici (OR-01) issued the following statement after the Trump administration moved to repeal the gainful employment rule, which protects students attending career colleges from being burdened by student loan debt that they cannot repay. 

 

August 10, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Members of the Oregon congressional delegation, including United States Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley, and Representatives Suzanne Bonamici, Peter DeFazio, Earl Blumenauer and Kurt Schrader today called on the Trump administration to drop a proposed rule that would unjustifiably restrict home care workers’ ability to form unions and collectively bargain

July 30, 2018 Press Release
I am thrilled to see that the Economic Development Administration recognizes the potential of the Oregon Manufacturing Innovation Center. OMIC will help students and workers learn the skills they need to work in today’s economy, where advanced manufacturing is increasingly technical, while also advancing research and development that helps industries compete and thrive.
July 26, 2018 Press Release
The Trump administration needs to stop making excuses and reunite these kids with their families as quickly as possible so children can begin to heal from this traumatic experience.
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July 26, 2018 Press Release
We know that workers today switch jobs frequently and often lose track of the retirement savings they have worked so hard to earn.
July 25, 2018 Press Release
I was proud to work with my fellow House Oceans Caucus Co-Chair Don Young on this bill to strengthen federal support for preventing and responding to marine debris events.
July 25, 2018 Press Release
In Oregon, CTE classes like Beaverton’s Aloha High School’s Auto Tech program and Newberg High School’s CAD Lab engage more students, boost graduation rates, and give students the opportunity to learn real world skills.
July 25, 2018 Press Release
I was proud to have Marna Stalcup represent the innovative approaches to arts integration that are being championed in Oregon.
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July 24, 2018 Press Release
I worked my way through community college, college, and law school, so I know how important the Federal Work Study program is to helping students gain valuable work experience.
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In The News

July 31, 2018 In The News

Craig Campbell got the news no sooner than regional media outlets.

"This morning," Campbell, executive director of the Oregon Manufacturing Innovation Center, recalls of seeing a press release Monday announcing OMIC was awarded a $3 million Department of Commerce grant.

July 30, 2018 In The News

The U.S. Commerce said it's putting $3 million toward a Scappoose training facility that could create hundreds of jobs.

July 30, 2018 In The News

Portland, Oregon- A $3 Million grant from the Federal Economic Development Administration was announced by Governor Kate Brown. The funds are going to support a trans-formative project in Northwest Oregon.

July 30, 2018 In The News

Oregon Institute of Technology has received a $3,000,000 grant to retrofit and equip Oregon Manufacturing Innovation Center’s (OMIC) R&D facility.

July 27, 2018 In The News

A new EPA-backed proposal could end up limiting the role science plays in creating public regulations on environmental activity. Back in April, the now ex-head of the EPA Scott Pruitt introduced a piece of legislation aimed at increasing the “transparency” of regulatory science.

July 27, 2018 In The News

Lawmakers say they are renewing efforts to find what has been elusive legislation to keep families together at the U.S.-Mexico border, as the Trump administration announced it would meet the latest court deadline for reuniting more than 1,400 children it had separated from their immigrant parents.

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July 26, 2018 In The News

Virginia Garcia Memorial Foundation has opened a larger primary-care clinic in Beaverton.

The public will have a chance to look inside on Saturday, Aug. 11.

Most of the new 36,000-square-foot clinic at 2725 S.W. Cedar Hills Blvd., Suite 200, began operation July 23. The dental clinic was scheduled to open Wednesday, Aug. 8.

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July 26, 2018 In The News

 Today, the House of Representatives unanimously passed S. 756, the Save Our Seas Act, a bill to assist local communities and states in removing garbage and debris from our oceans and shores.

July 25, 2018 In The News

U.S. House of Representatives member and University of Oregon alumna Suzanne Bonamici, D-OR 1st District, met with eight professors and researchers in the College of Education last Friday afternoon for a roundtable discussion.

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