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Peter DeFazio's Public Statements

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
June 9, 2014 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
June 7, 2014 The Oregonian- Peter Defazio Still Believes in the Good and Tireless Fight
June 4, 2014 Rep. DeFazio Statement on Gray Wolf Pups in Southern Oregon
June 2, 2014 Rep. DeFazio Praises EPA Plan to Cut Carbon Pollution
June 2, 2014 DeFazio-Huffman-Herrera Beutler Amendment Saves West Coast Fisherman $2.4 Million
May 30, 2014 Rep. DeFazio Calls on VA Secretary Eric Shinseki to Resign
May 30, 2014 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
May 30, 2014 Resignation of Eric Shinseki
May 29, 2014 Rep. DeFazio Legislation to Save West Coast Fishermen Millions Passes House Committee
May 29, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
May 29, 2014 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture- Protect Captive Orcas and Marine Mammals
May 28, 2014 Rep. DeFazio Supports Passage of Legislation to Promote OSU Agricultural Program
May 22, 2014 Rep. DeFazio Statement on President Obama's Designation of the Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument
May 22, 2014 Walsh, DeFazio Protect Promise Made to Tribal Nations
May 22, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Social Security Administration Acting Commissioner- Same-Sex Spouses Deserve Equal Social Security Benefits
May 22, 2014 Letter to Doc Hastings, Chairman Committee on Natural Resources - Emergency Drought Hearing
May 21, 2014 DeFazio Statement on President Obama's Designation of the Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument
May 20, 2014 Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2014
May 20, 2014 DeFazio Pushes Bill to Expand Oregon Caves Protection
May 20, 2014 Rep. DeFazio Pushes Bill to Expand Oregon Caves Protections
May 20, 2014 Rep. DeFazio Applauds House Passage of Water Resources Bill
May 19, 2014 Rep. DeFazio Statement on Same-Sex Marriage Ruling
May 15, 2014 Rep. DeFazio Secures Millions of Dollars in Funding for Small Ports
May 14, 2014 Letter to Thomas Wheeler, Federal Communications Commission Chairman- Demanding-Net-Neutrality
May 9, 2014 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
May 9, 2014 The Oregonian - Gray Wolves Deserve Continued Protection
May 8, 2014 Putting America Back to Work
May 8, 2014 Shea-Porter Leads Bipartisan Congressional Delegation Calling on FDA to Protect Small Businesses and Small Farmers
May 6, 2014 Rep. DeFazio Statement on Third National Climate Assessment
May 5, 2014 Democratic Members Release New GAO Report on Navajo Nation Uranium Contamination
May 1, 2014 DeFazio Introduces Bipartisan Legislation to Improve Tribal Self-Determination
April 30, 2014 Rep. DeFazio Reacts to Committee Passage of Misguided Republican Endangered Species Act Legislation
April 30, 2014 DeFazio Reacts to Committee Passage of Misguided Republican Endangered Species Act Legislation
April 28, 2014 Huna Tlingit Traditional Gull Egg Use Act
April 28, 2014 Extension of National Law Enforcement Museum Act Termination Date
April 28, 2014 North Texas Invasive Species Barrier Act of 2014
April 28, 2014 Prison Ship Martyrs' Monument Preservation Act
April 28, 2014 New Philadelphia, Illinois, Study Act
April 28, 2014 Battle of Mill Springs Study
April 21, 2014 Ranking Member of House Committee on Natural Resources Joins Congressional Puget Sound Recovery Caucus
April 18, 2014 Letter to Joseph Kabila Kabange, President, and Augustin Matata Ponyo, Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo - End Delays in US Adoptions from Democratic Republic of Congo
April 17, 2014 SF Gate - DeFazio Tours Abandoned Mine Superfund Site
April 15, 2014 GAO Report Confirms NEPA Encourages Public Participation and Government Accountability
April 15, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - 26 Northwest Lawmakers Highlight the Importance of the Columbia River Treaty
April 11, 2014 DeFazio Statement on Passage of Ryan Republican Budget
April 11, 2014 DeFazio Praises Senate on Passage of Unemployment Benefits Extension
April 10, 2014 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2015
April 10, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Declassify the Senate Report on CIA Interrogation Program
April 10, 2014 Progressive Caucus: Time to Renew Unemployment Insurance
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