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Jeff Merkley's Public Statements on Issue: Animals and Wildlife

Full Name: Jeffery 'Jeff' A. Merkley
Office: U.S. Senate (OR) - Jr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. Senate
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mary; 2 Children: Jonathan, Brynne
Birth Date: 10/24/1956
Birth Place: Myrtle Creek, OR
Home City: Portland, OR
Religion: Christian
Date Title
June 5, 2014 Merkley Announces Wins for Oregon Jobs as Two Appropriations Bills Pass Through Committee
Jan. 16, 2014 Merkley Ensures Coastal Priorities Addressed in Spending Bill
Oct. 25, 2013 Letter to Senate Farm Bill Conferee - Include Animal Fighting Spectator Prohibition Language in 2013 Farm Bill
July 31, 2013 Letter to Dr. Kathryn Sullivan, Acting Administrator National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration -
May 9, 2013 Merkley Introduces Bill to Protect Forest Jobs
March 13, 2013 Senators Introduce Capitol Construction Fund Reforms for Fishermen
Feb. 1, 2013 Letter to Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk - Trade and Food Safety
Sept. 22, 2012 Merkley Statement on Continuing Resolution
Sept. 19, 2012 Senators Merkley and Wyden Testify on Crooked River Legislation Before Senate Committee
Aug. 2, 2012 Senators Merkley and Wyden Introduce Crooked River Collaborative Water Security Act
Aug. 1, 2012 Veterans Jobs Corps Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed
Nov. 3, 2011 Letter to Under Secretary Lubchenco and Assistant Administrator Schwaab
Dec. 9, 2010 President Obama Signs Merkley "Crush Video" Bill Into Law
Nov. 22, 2010 Merkley's Bill to Ban Animal Torture Videos Heads to President's Desk for Signature
Sept. 29, 2010 Merkley's Bill to Ban Animal Torture Videos Passes Senate
Sept. 27, 2010 Senators Introduce Animal Crush Video Prohibition
Sept. 27, 2010 Senators Introduce Animal "Crush" Video Prohibition
June 15, 2010 Wyden, DeFazio, Merkley Introduce Chetco River Protection Bills in House and Senate
May 3, 2010 Merkley, Wyden Announce USDA Designation of Klamath County as Primary Natural Disaster Area
April 21, 2010 Merkley's Bill to Strengthen Protections for Migratory Birds Passes out of Committee
Jan. 28, 2010 Wyden, Merkley Land Swap Bill Will Preserve More Than 16,000 Acres as Wilderness
Nov. 18, 2009 Statements On Introduced Bills And Joint Resolutions
July 16, 2009 Merkley Statement On Salazar Announcement On Western Oregon Plan Revision And The Spotted Owl Recovery Plan
June 29, 2009 Merkley: ARRA Is Creating Jobs In Eugene
May 8, 2009 Letter to Director Orszag, Secretary Locke and Administrator Lubchenco
April 30, 2009 Merkley: Disaster Designation Will Help Provide Help to Oregon Fishermen and Coastal Economies
April 9, 2009 Letter to Gary Locke, Secretary U.S Department of Commerce
Jan. 11, 2009 Merkley: Public Lands Bill Clears Important First Hurdle
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