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Peter DeFazio's Public Statements on Issue: Government Operations

Full Name: Peter A. DeFazio
Office: U.S. House (OR) - District 4, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/1986
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 4
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Myrnie
Birth Date: 05/27/1947
Birth Place: Needham, MA
Home City: Springfield, OR
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
April 1, 2014 The Oregonian - Why Rep. Peter DeFazio Keeps Coming Back for More
March 26, 2014 DeFazio: Republicans Have Turned Their Backs on Teddy Roosevelt's Conservation Legacy
March 13, 2014 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General of the Government Accountability Office - Implementation of Helium Stewardship Act
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Reveal Top Line Intelligence Spending Levels in FY2015 Budget
Jan. 16, 2014 E&E News - Panel Votes to Allow Subpoenas on Interior Policies, 'Conflicts of Interest'
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Government Shutdown
Oct. 18, 2013 Daily Emerald - US Representative Peter DeFazio Returns to Eugene to Address Government Shutdown
Oct. 17, 2013 Letter to Secretary Penny Pritzker, US Department of Commerce - Open the King Crab Season
Oct. 14, 2013 Bureau of Indian Affairs, Bureau of Indian Education, and Indian Health Service Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 12, 2013 End the Government Shutdown
Oct. 8, 2013 Government Shutdown
Oct. 7, 2013 Republican Shutdown Stops Hunting and Fishing on National Wildlife Refuges, Hurts Gateway Communities
Oct. 5, 2013 Government Shutdown
Oct. 5, 2013 Letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner - Demand a Vote on Bill to Reopen Government
Oct. 5, 2013 Whac-A-Mole
Oct. 3, 2013 Government Shutdown
Oct. 3, 2013 Veterans Benefits Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 2, 2013 National Park Service Operations, Smithsonian Institution, National Gallery of Art, and United State Holocaust Memorial Museum Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 1, 2013 Media Release: DeFazio Opposes Republican Demand To Shut Down the Federal Government
Oct. 1, 2013 This is Not Political?
Oct. 1, 2013 National Park Service Operations, Smithsonian Institution, National Gallery of Art, and United State Holocaust Memorial Museum Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
July 19, 2013 DeFazio Pushes Bipartisan Lands Bill
July 8, 2013 Politico - Peter DeFazio, Raul Grijalva Battle Over Seniority on Panel
June 7, 2013 Business Week - Peter DeFazio Petitions Obama to Fix the Post Office
April 30, 2013 Statesman Journal - Lawmakers Join Rally to Save Postal Service Plants from Closure
Oct. 9, 2007 DeFazio Votes to Prevent War Profiteering
Jan. 19, 2007 100 Hour Accomplishments
May 25, 2006 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2007
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