Press Releases

May 25, 2017

King, Bonamici Announce Establishment of Bipartisan Elder Justice Caucus

Rep. Peter King and Rep. Suzanne Bonamici announced the establishment of a bipartisan Elder Justice Caucus. The Caucus will help to unify a voice in Congress by bringing together members with a shared interest in preventing elder abuse.

May 24, 2017

Bonamici: CBO Score Confirms That Health Care Bill Will Harm Oregonians and Americans

Issues: Health Care

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici called out House leadership after the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released its assessment of the costs of the health care legislation that passed the House earlier this month.

May 23, 2017

Bonamici Slams Trump Budget

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici, Vice Ranking Member of the Education and the Workforce Committee and Top Democrat on the Environment Subcommittee, issued the following statement on President Trump’s Fiscal Year 2018 budget proposal.

May 22, 2017

Oregon Members of Congress Urge Army Corps to Support Dredging and Maintenance for Oregon’s Small Ports

Oregon’s Senators Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden, joined by Representatives Peter DeFazio, Suzanne Bonamici, and Earl Blumenauer, urged the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to support essential dredging and maintenance of Oregon’s small ports.

May 22, 2017

Bonamici and Maloney Move to Protect Women’s Right to Accurate and Honest Family Planning and Medical Services

Congresswomen Suzanne Bonamici and Carolyn B. Maloney reintroduced legislation to protect the rights of women to receive honest information about family planning services

May 18, 2017

Bonamici, Crowley Encourage Retirement Savings Plans

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici and Congressman Joe Crowley introduced legislation to give states and cities the authority to create and run retirement savings programs for workers in the private sector who do not have plans through their employers.

May 17, 2017

Bonamici Applauds Update to Career and Technical Education Programs

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici applauded the House Education and the Workforce Committee for passing a bipartisan update to federal Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs.

May 10, 2017

Bonamici Statement on Firing of FBI Director Comey

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici issued the following statement after James Comey was fired as the Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).

May 9, 2017

Bonamici Announces Winner of 2017 Congressional Art Competition

Issues: Education

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) announced that a panel of artists and art educators selected Jessica Xiao, a student at Beaverton’s Southridge High School, as the winner of the 2017 Congressional Art Competition.

May 4, 2017

Bonamici Blasts House Repeal of Health Care Protections

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici voted against legislation that would take away many important protections of the Affordable Care Act, including coverage for pre-existing conditions and essential health benefits.