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Earl Blumenauer's Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

Full Name: Earl Blumenauer
Office: U.S. House (OR) - District 3, Democratic
First Elected: 05/21/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 3
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Margaret; 2 Children: Jon, Anne
Birth Date: 08/16/1948
Birth Place: Portland, OR
Home City: Portland, OR
Religion: Non-denominational Protestant
Date Title
March 21, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit
Feb. 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Exclude 'Chained CPI' from Budget
Nov. 5, 2013 Blumenauer Statement on HR 992
Sept. 12, 2013 Americans for Tax Reform Endorses Blumenauer Legislation to Reform Marijuana Tax Laws
Sept. 10, 2013 Letter to The Honorable Sally Jewell, Secretary Department of Interior - Safety and Environmental Requirements for Hydraulic Fracturing
July 17, 2013 Authority for Mandate Delay Act
June 12, 2013 Rep. Grimm's Jobs Bill Exempting Derivatives End-Users from Margin Requirements Passes House
June 5, 2013 Blumenauer, Perlmutter, Polis, Cannabis Industry Leaders, and Medical Marijuana Business Owners Push for Commonsense Reform of Marijuana Laws
April 12, 2013 Preventing Greater Uncertainty in Labor-Management Relations Act
March 13, 2013 Blumenauer: House Budget Proposal Draconian, Reinforces Deep Divisions
March 4, 2013 Blumenauer, Polis Bills De-Federalize Marijuana Prohibition, Provide for Regulatory and Taxation Framework
Feb. 15, 2013 Markey, Blumenauer: End the Free Ride for Tar Sands
Feb. 12, 2013 Introduction of the "End Big Oil Tax Subsidies Act"
Feb. 12, 2013 Blumenauer Responds to State of the Union: "Don't Let Opportunity Pass Us By"
Feb. 6, 2013 Blumenauer Calls to End Big Oil Giveaways
Dec. 31, 2012 Blumenauer: FISA Spends Too Much, Not Enough Privacy Protections
Dec. 4, 2012 America's Financial Future
Nov. 16, 2012 Russia and Moldova Jackson-Vanik Repeal and Sergei Magnitsky Rule of Law Accountability Act of 2012
Sept. 20, 2012 Supporting Small, Family Owned Mills
Sept. 12, 2012 Credit Unions
Aug. 6, 2012 Markey, Blumenauer Commend DOJ Settlement with Gibson Guitar for Lacey Act Violations
July 31, 2012 A Vote Against H.R. 459
July 24, 2012 The Near Collapse of the Economy: Avoiding a Repeat Performance
July 12, 2012 H.R. 4402
May 23, 2012 Blumenauer Meets with Main Street Alliance, Discusses Small Business Issues
April 19, 2012 Small Business Tax Cut Act
April 16, 2012 Bankruptcy Equity for Homeowners Act
Dec. 7, 2011 Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2011
Oct. 26, 2011 Letter to Department of State Inspector General Geisel
Oct. 13, 2011 Ways and Means Committee Unanimously Approves Blumenauer-Herger 3% Withholding Repeal Bill
Oct. 7, 2011 Blumenauer to Regulators: "Draft a Strong Volcker Rule to Protect Consumers"
Sept. 28, 2011 Unions are (Not!) Destroying America
Sept. 23, 2011 Transparency in Regulatory Analysis of Impacts on the Nation Act of 2011
Sept. 23, 2011 Blumenauer Fights Dirty Air Act
Sept. 21, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner - Emergency Funds
Sept. 21, 2011 Lacey Act Protects American Jobs
Sept. 15, 2011 Protecting Jobs From Government Interference
Sept. 8, 2011 Blumenauer on President Obama's Jobs Speech: "Modest, Doable and Bipartisan"
July 21, 2011 Consumer Financial Protection Safety and Soundness Improvement Act of 2011
June 24, 2011 America Invents Act
June 22, 2011 Transparency in Regulatory Analysis of Impacts on the Nation Act of 2011
April 13, 2011 Disapproving FCC Internet and Broadband Regulations
Feb. 11, 2011 Directing Committees to Review Regulations from Federal Committees: House of Representatives
Sept. 23, 2010 Blumenauer Applauds Passage of Small Business Lending Bill
Sept. 15, 2010 Congressman Blumenauer's Statement on HR 5366, Overseas Contractor Reform Act
July 30, 2010 House Republicans Defeat Tax Relief for Small Businesses -- Continue to Protect Tax Breaks for Companies that Ship Jobs Overseas
July 28, 2010 Truth in Fur Labeling Act of 2009
June 30, 2010 Conference Report on H.R. 4173, Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act
June 15, 2010 Small Business Jobs Tax Relief Act of 2010
June 9, 2010 Reps. Blumenauer and Brady Unveil Bipartisan Bill to Revitalize Railcar Industry
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