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June 6, 2019 Press Release
Students with disabilities who have worked hard to get to college should be able to access all of the services they need without having to overcome burdensome, expensive hurdles.
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June 5, 2019 Press Release
For too long our oceans have suffered the effects of climate change by absorbing carbon emissions, which has long-term consequences for our ecosystems.
June 4, 2019 Press Release
Mr. Speaker, I rise in support of the American Dream and Promise Act to stand with the thousands of Dreamers across the country and in Oregon.
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May 22, 2019 Press Release
During my years of work as a consumer protection attorney, I learned firsthand how strong consumer protection laws help to keep Americans financially secure.
May 22, 2019 Press Release
The House of Representatives must begin an impeachment inquiry.
May 21, 2019 Press Release
I rise today to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the House passage of the 19th amendment, giving women the right to vote.
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May 20, 2019 Press Release
Stronger CAPTA is an important step toward making sure that all children grow up in a safe and healthy environment that allows them to reach their full potential.
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May 20, 2019 Press Release
As we address our nation’s deteriorating infrastructure and transition to a clean energy economy, we must make meaningful investments in our workforce.
May 17, 2019 Press Release
This new direct flight from the Portland Airport to Tokyo’s Haneda airport is a great opportunity for Oregon’s businesses and travelers.
May 17, 2019 Press Release
Given Google’s past acknowledgements that CPC ads violate the company’s policy against deceptive advertising, we are appalled that Google reportedly awarded Obria Group nearly $32,000 in 2011 and $120,000 in 2015 in Google advertising grants.

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In The News

September 24, 2019 In The News

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced a formal impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump on Tuesday.

September 23, 2019 In The News

Federal leaders who enforce anti-discrimination laws assured House members last week that they're still committed to protecting workers' civil rights despite lawmakers' criticism about the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission's (EEOC's) decision not to collect pay data—broken down by job category, race, sex and ethnicity—in the future.

September 19, 2019 In The News

EEOC last year logged the fewest investigators to probe civil rights complaints in at least nine years, POLITICO’s Rebecca Rainey reports. The investigators numbered 741 in April 2018 and averaged 758 during that fiscal year. By comparison, during the last four years of the Obama administration there was an average of 825 EEOC investigators.

September 13, 2019 In The News

Democratic U.S Rep. Suzanne Bonamici made a three-point stop in St. Helens this past week. The congresswoman toured Legacy Health Clinic, the City of St. Helens’ waterfront redevelopment site, and St. Helens Middle School, where she was slated to be met by State Rep. Brad Witt (D-Clatskanie).

September 12, 2019 In The News

Lawmakers from Oregon took a stand earlier this week for pollinators.

Sens. Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley, as well Reps. Peter DeFazio, Earl Blumenauer and Suzanne Bonamici, expressed concerns over the recent decision of the Environmental Protection Agency to approve new uses and lift restrictions for sulfoxaflor. 

September 12, 2019 In The News

Several years ago, Washougal Mayor Molly Coston, then the president of the Columbia Gorge Refuge Stewards, was approached by Chris Collins of the Lower Columbia Estuary Partnership (LCEP), a Portland-based environmental protection nonprofit coalition of public and private groups.

September 11, 2019 In The News

In the neighborhoods around San Jose, more than 1 in 9 seniors struggle to get enough to eat.

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September 11, 2019 In The News

Oregon Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR), Co-Chair of the House Oceans Caucus and a Member of the Select Committee on the Climate Crisis, is applauding the passage of two bipartisan bills to permanently safeguard coasts from oil and gas drilling.

September 9, 2019 In The News

Oregon Democrats are asking the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to defend its decision to expand the use of a pesticide considered harmful to bees.

September 8, 2019 In The News

Oregon Democratic Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici talks gun laws, student loan debt, climate change, making childcare affordable, and more about her top priorities in Congress after the Augest recess.

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