Representative Peter A. DeFazio's Public Statements


Full Name: Peter A. DeFazio
Current Office: U.S. House - District 4, Democratic
First Elected: 11/04/1986
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic, Progressive for U.S. House - District 4
Primary May 20, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Myrnie
Birth Date: 05/27/1947
Birth Place: Needham, MA
Home City: Springfield, OR
Religion: Roman Catholic
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7/31/14 Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2014 7/29/14 21st Century Endangered Species Transparency Act 5/22/14 Rep. DeFazio Statement on President Obama's Designation of the Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument 4/28/14 Prison Ship Martyrs' Monument Preservation Act 4/28/14 Extension of National Law Enforcement Museum Act Termination Date 4/28/14 Battle of Mill Springs Study 4/28/14 New Philadelphia, Illinois, Study Act 2/04/14 Sportsmen's Heritage and Recreational Enhancement Act of 2013 1/31/14 Tucson News Now - Saguaro National Park Once Again Goes to Washington in Search of an Expansion 1/24/14 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary, Department of the Interior - Conserve National Treasures Using Antiquities Act 10/05/13 Whac-A-Mole 10/02/13 National Park Service Operations, Smithsonian Institution, National Gallery of Art, and United State Holocaust Memorial Museum Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014 4/19/13 Letter to Chairman Simpson - National Endowment for the Arts Funding 4/19/13 Letter to Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Moran - National Endowment for the Humanities Funding 6/21/11 Shrader, Defazio, and Wu Fight to Prohibit Drilling of Oregon Coast 4/07/11 Wyden, Merkley, DeFazio Introduce Trio of Bills to Protect Natural Resources in Oregon 9/23/08 DeFazio Defends Main Street From Wall Street 9/23/08 Secretary Paulson and the Bailout Legislation 3/21/07 Wexler and 246 Members of Congress Urge EU Not to Provide Aid to New Palestinian Government 9/25/06 Press Release - FERC Fails To Address Concerns About Pipeline Route 6/09/06 Pandemic Preparedness 3/14/06 DeFazio Cosponsors Bi-Partisan Port Security Legislation Expects Quick Action 2/28/06 House Democrats Release Historic Catholic Statement of Principles 2/06/06 Olver Opposes Warrantless Spying on Americans 11/07/05 Federal Spending and The Deficit 11/02/05 Trickle-Down Economics 10/19/05 U.S. Debt Continues to Rise Under Bush Administration 9/28/05 Political Hacks 9/27/05 Political Appointees 6/02/04 Pharmaceutical Industry On The Take 5/20/04 Fallen Heroes