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October 14, 2013 Press Release

Lag in Government Services a Risk After Shutdown Ends

October 12, 2013 Press Release
Washington, D.C.-- Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) today signed a petition to reopen the government. The petition was brought forward under a procedure known as a discharge petition, which allows a majority of members to bypass the Speaker and require an up or down vote on a bill.
October 3, 2013 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) today released the following statement calling on House Speaker John Boehner to allow a vote on compromise legislation to reopen the government.

October 1, 2013 Press Release

Washington, DC – Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (OR-1) today released the following statement regarding the shutdown of the federal government.

October 1, 2013 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) today released the following statement about the decision made by House leadership to amend the Senate-passed continuing resolution and delay full implementation of the Affordable Care Act.

September 25, 2013 Press Release

Beaverton, Ore.--Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) today announced that she must postpone town hall meetings in Banks, Yamhill, Beaverton, and Sauvie Island. The Congresswoman is returning to Washington, DC for emergency votes on a government funding package needed to avert a government shutdown.

September 20, 2013 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) today released the following statement explaining her opposition to H.R. 1526, the Restoring Healthy Forests for Healthy Communities Act sponsored by Rep. Doc Hastings (R-WA)

September 20, 2013 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) today released the following statement in opposition to a continuing resolution that would make funding the government through December 15 contingent upon defunding the Affordable Care Act. 

September 19, 2013 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) today voted against a bill that would remove 4 million Americans from the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program. She opposed the $39 billion cut, citing the devastating impact it would have on families still struggling to earn a living wage following the recent recession.

September 12, 2013 Press Release

Beaverton, Ore.--  Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) is sponsoring a health care information session for small business owners and their staff who have questions about the implementation of the Affordable Care Act.

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February 28, 2018 In The News

A congressional panel yesterday heard testimonies about the impact of and fight against sexual harassment in the sciences. Four women prominent and successful in their fields spoke about the need to reform not just the laws but also a harmful culture that considers such behaviors permissible and fosters systemic inequity.

 

February 28, 2018 In The News

A controversial Department of Labor proposal could cost service workers billions of dollars in tips, experts say — and female service workers would be hit the hardest.

February 28, 2018 In The News

new concern for Democratic gadfliess: Suspicious stock trades may have been timed to Education Department announcements.

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February 28, 2018 In The News

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (OR-01) announced six town hall meetings across the First Congressional District, which includes Washington, Yamhill, Clatsop, and Columbia counties and part of Multnomah County.

February 25, 2018 In The News

U.S. Rep. Suzanne Bonamici got an earful about how young people are affected by opioid use during a panel discussion that followed up five sessions she has conducted in the 1st Congressional District of northwest Oregon.

The Oregon Democrat sits on the House Committee on Education and the Workforce, a subcommittee of which held a hearing on the issue in mid-February.

February 23, 2018 In The News

U.S. Rep. Suzanne Bonamici, D-Oregon, says there should be comprehensive gun control legislation, starting with universal background checks and closing the “gun show loophole.”

February 23, 2018 In The News

WASHINGTON - Sen, Jeff Merkley and Rep. Suzanne Bonamici, D-Ore., announced Friday they have introduced bipartisan legislation to make hospitals safer for nurses and patients.

 

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February 22, 2018 In The News

The school shooting that left 17 dead last week in Parkland, Florida sparked familiar feelings for many Americans: dread, outrage, futility.

Many asked what lawmakers could and would do to keep people safe from shooting rampages.

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