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Peter DeFazio's Public Statements on Issue: Trade

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
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
July 28, 2010 DeFazio Bill to Reduce U.S. Trade Deficit Passes House
July 21, 2010 DeFazio Defends American Jobs; Secures House Vote on Trade Bill Next Week
July 14, 2010 Chinese Trade Deficit
June 23, 2010 Letter to the Honorable House Financial Services Committee Chairman, Barney Frank and the Honorable Senate Banking Committee Chairman, Chris Dodd
Dec. 8, 2009 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
Aug. 1, 2009 Cap-And-Trade And Why It Is Wrong For America
June 27, 2009 DeFazio Votes Against Wall Street Speculation In Climate Change Legislation
June 26, 2009 Vote No On Current Cap And Trade Bill
June 19, 2009 The Remarks of the Honorable Peter DeFazio at the Portland City Club
June 15, 2009 DeFazio Defends American Consumers Against Oil Speculators
April 29, 2009 Hearing of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee - Recovery Act: 10-Week Progress Report for Transportation and Infrastructure Programs
April 7, 2009 DeFazio Applauds USTR Decision to Protect US Timber Industry From Unfair Canadian Trade Practices
March 26, 2009 DeFazio Applauds Friends of the Earth Carbon Report; Urges Caution with Unregulated Cap and Trade
March 23, 2009 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
May 16, 2008 DeFazio to Challenge OPEC Nations on Oil Prices
April 23, 2008 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 5819, SBIR/STTR Reauthorization Act
April 11, 2008 DeFazio Opposes Colombia Free Trade Agreement
April 10, 2008 Relating to the Consideration of H.R. 5724, United States-Colombia Trade Promotion Agreement Implementation Act
April 10, 2008 Trade Policy is Creating a Crisis
Nov. 8, 2007 Peru Trade Agreement By, For and About Wall Street
Nov. 8, 2007 DeFazio Opposes Peru Free Trade Agreement
Nov. 7, 2007 United States-Peru Trade Promotion Agreement
July 24, 2007 House Approves DeFazio Amendment to Block Mexican Truck Program
May 15, 2007 Safe American Roads Act Of 2007
May 8, 2007 The Rising Price of Gas
March 7, 2007 Letter: To Charles Rangel, Chair, Committee on Ways and Means, & Sander Levin, Chair, Subcommittee on Trade
Jan. 19, 2007 DeFazio Introduces Bill to Create Congressional Trade Office
Jan. 19, 2007 DeFazio Introduces Bill to Create Congressional Trade Office
Aug. 1, 2006 Newsletter
July 12, 2006 Failed Fiscal Policy of the Bush Administration
June 12, 2006 Trade Deficit and Energy Independence
June 8, 2006 Commending American Craft Brewers
May 23, 2006 Gas Price Gouging
May 18, 2006 The Truth About Oil Prices
April 27, 2006 Stop Oil Company Profiteering and Price Gouging
April 11, 2006 Letter to President of the United States George W. Bush
March 16, 2006 Port Security
March 8, 2006 Just Say no to Foreign Control of Our Ports
Feb. 28, 2006 Port Security
Jan. 2, 2006 Newsletter
Dec. 15, 2005 Record Trade Deficit
Dec. 8, 2005 Sweet Trade
Dec. 8, 2005 DeFazio Calls On Administration To Appeal NAFTA Softwood Lumber Ruling
Nov. 16, 2005 DeFazio Calls on Bush to Get Tough With China on Intellectual Property Violations
Nov. 7, 2005 Schakowsky, Colleagues, Send Letter to Ambassador Portman Over AFTA Concerns
Oct. 27, 2005 The Poor, The Middle Class, and The Wealthy
July 26, 2005 CAFTA is Bad for America
July 26, 2005 China Trade Bill Has No Teeth
July 25, 2005 Central American Free Trade Agreement
July 19, 2005 Keeping Jobs in America by Voting "No" on CAFTA
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