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May 8, 2013 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) today voted against H.R. 1406–legislation that would allow private employers to avoid paying overtime wages to employees working more than 40 hours per week if they offer their employees “comp” time off instead.

May 6, 2013 Press Release

Beaverton, Ore. — Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) today announced that the Housing Authority of Washington County is now eligible for 35 HUD-Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH) vouchers in addition to the 25 vouchers they have already been awarded. Bonamici requested the additional vouchers in letters to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and the U.S.

April 29, 2013 Press Release

Beaverton, Ore.—On Wednesday, May 1, 2013 from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm, Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) will host an open house for constituents of the 1st Congressional District at her newly-opened district office in Beaverton, Oregon.

April 24, 2013 Press Release

Washington, DC—Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) this week led a group of 76 Members of Congress working to restore Workforce Investment Act (WIA) Title I funding cut by the sequester.

April 19, 2013 Press Release

Washington, DC--Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) today released the following statement in reaction to Nike’s decision to expand in Washington County.

April 15, 2013 Press Release

Beaverton, Ore.--Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) today announced several additional town hall meetings in April, following successful meetings in Seaside and Warrenton earlier this month. The town hall meetings will be in Beaverton, Forest Grove, Columbia City, Portland, Sherwood, and McMinnville.

April 12, 2013 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) today voted against H.R. 1120; legislation that would effectively bring to a halt the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) by prohibiting the Board from carrying out any decision finalized after January 3, 2012.

April 11, 2013 Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) this week introduced two bills that would assist coastal states with tsunami debris cleanup. The Tsunami Debris Cleanup Reimbursement Act, H.R.

April 2, 2013 Press Release

Washington, D.C.— Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) and Congressman Elijah Cummings (D-MD) are urging major banks to allow consumers to block automatic withdrawals taken from their accounts by Internet-based payday lenders. In a letter to the CEOs of the five largest U.S.

April 1, 2013 Press Release

Astoria, Ore. — Representative Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) today announced that she will introduce the Tsunami Debris Cleanup Reimbursement Act next week to allow the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to refund Oregon and other states for tsunami debris cleanup expenses using $5 million in funding donated by the government of Japan.