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Jeff Merkley's Public Statements

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: Eugene, OR
Home City: Portland, OR
Religion: Christian
Date Title
Feb. 4, 2010 Letter To Senator Max Baucus, Chairman, Senate Committe On Finance And Senator Charles Grassley, Ranking Member, Senate Committee On Finance
Feb. 4, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Hillary Clinton, Secretary Of State
Feb. 3, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Timothy F. Geithner, Secretary, United States Department Of Treasury
Feb. 2, 2010 Boxer Merkley Applaud President Obama's Decision to Boost Lending for Small Business and Create Jobs
Feb. 2, 2010 Merkley, Boxer Applaud Obama's Decision to Boost Lending for Small Businesses and Create Jobs
Feb. 1, 2010 Merkley: Federal Budget Lays Groundwork for Job Growth
Jan. 29, 2010 Wyden, Merkley, and Schrader Statement on NOAA Review of Newport Siting
Jan. 28, 2010 Executive Session
Jan. 28, 2010 Wyden, Merkley Land Swap Bill Will Preserve More Than 16,000 Acres as Wilderness
Jan. 28, 2010 Merkley Statement on Confirmation of Ben Bernanke as Federal Reserve Chairman
Jan. 28, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Timothy F. Geithner, Secretary, United States Department Of Treasury
Jan. 27, 2010 Merkley Statement on President Obama's 2010 State of the Union Address
Jan. 27, 2010 Merkley Statement on President Obama's 2010 State of the Union Address
Jan. 26, 2010 The Oregonian: Financial Regulation: Taking it to the Bernanke
Jan. 26, 2010 Letter to President Barack Obama
Jan. 25, 2010 An Oregon Perspective: Priority Number One in 2010
Jan. 25, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Hillary Rodham Clinton, Secretary of State and The Honorable Secretary Janet Napolitano Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security
Jan. 22, 2010 Letter To Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Senate Finance Chairman, Max Baucus
Jan. 22, 2010 Letter to Majority Leader Reid and Chairman Baucus
Jan. 22, 2010 Wall Street Journal: Q&A: Sen. Jeff Merkley on Bernanke Confirmation Battle
Jan. 22, 2010 Merkley Praises Obama's Nomination of Oregonian Dr. Earl Weener to National Transportation Board
Jan. 22, 2010 Increasing The Statutory Limit On The Public Debt
Jan. 21, 2010 Merkley: Limits on Risky Trading Crucial to Righting American Financial System
Jan. 21, 2010 Merkley Statement on Facebook's Investment in Central Oregon
Jan. 19, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Yoweri Museveni President, Republic of Uganda
Jan. 19, 2010 Reuters: Senators Eye Bank Trading Limits: Sen Merkley
Jan. 15, 2010 Merkley: Waves Can Power the Future
Jan. 14, 2010 Merkley: Brammo Inc. is Driving Clean Energy Job Growth
Jan. 13, 2010 Merkley Presents Purple Heart to Grants Pass Man
Jan. 13, 2010 Merkley Statement on Tragedy in Haiti
Jan. 12, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader, The Honorable Max Baucus Chairman, Senate Finance Committee, The Honorable Christopher J. Dodd Chairman Senate Banking Committee,
Jan. 12, 2010 Letter to Members of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee
Jan. 12, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader, The Honorable Max Baucus Chairman, Senate Finance Committee, The Honorable Christopher J. Dodd Chairman Senate Banking Committee, The Honorable Tom Harkin Chairman Senate HELP Committee
Jan. 12, 2010 Merkley: Portland State University Paving the Way for a Clean Energy Economy
Jan. 11, 2010 Merkley: Clean Energy Retrofits Hit the "Job Creation Trifecta"
Jan. 10, 2010 Bend Bulletin: The Filibuster: a Fixture in the Senate, but one Merkley Says Needs New Limits
Jan. 7, 2010 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - LIHEAP
Dec. 22, 2009 Merkley: Senate On the Doorstep of Fulfilling Promise on Health Care for All
Dec. 22, 2009 Merkley: Full Funding of the Economic Development Administration Will Spur Job Growth
Dec. 21, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Tom Vilsack, Secretary, U.S. Department Of Agriculture And Ron Kirk, Ambassador, Office Of The United States Trade Representative
Dec. 18, 2009 Letter To President Barack Obama
Dec. 16, 2009 Merkley Statement on Nomination of Ben Bernanke
Dec. 15, 2009 Letter To Susan Rice, Ambassador, Permanent U.S. Representative To The United Nations
Dec. 15, 2009 Federal Economic Recovery Money will Help Retrain Workers Laid Off from Weyerhaeuser Mill in Dallas
Dec. 15, 2009 Letter To President Barack Obama
Dec. 11, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Harry Reid Majority Leader
Dec. 8, 2009 Merkley Applauds President Obama's Plan to Create Jobs by Making Homes Energy Efficient
Dec. 8, 2009 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
Dec. 8, 2009 Merkley: Health Care Reform Should Be About Expanding Access, Not Restricting Rights
Dec. 7, 2009 Merkley Statement on EPA's Greenhouse Gases Declaration
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