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  1. Air Traffic Control Newsletter #125Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Reason Foundation

    ... and questioned whether there would be meaningful benefits from moving to a different structure. Rep. Peter DeFazio (D, OR), the ranking Democrat on the T&I Committee, has increasingly called for shifting the entire FAA into some kind of corporate ...

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  2. Early earthquake warning network for Northwest should be funded by Congress, Peter DeFazio saysRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Legislation to fund an early warning system for Pacific Northwest earthquakes was introduced Tuesday by Rep. Peter DeFazio, D-Ore. DeFazio said the funding for an early warning system was a "needed first step" in grappling with the threat of a devastating earthquake along the Cascada subduction zone that could kill and injure thousands of people and cause serious damage throughout the Northwest.

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  3. DeFazio schedules local town hall meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KPIC

    EUGENE, Ore. - - Each year, Congressman Peter DeFazio holds a series of town hall meetings across Oregon to hear from constituents and update them on his work in Washington.

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  4. Do you want to know where your food comes from? Divisive GMO labeling ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... pout. "They tell us, 'Don't worry, they won't get out and most of them are sterile.' Yeah right," scoffed Rep. Peter DeFazio, D-Ore., referring to the salmon-eel hybrid. "What happens when some of them get out?" "This legislation fundamentally takes ...

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  5. Senate Highway Bill Dodges PotholesRead the original story

    Sunday | Heavy Duty Trucking

    ... to required put together a more comprehensive multi-year bill. For example, as reported by Politico.com , Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-OR), Ranking Member of the House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee, told reporters on Thursday that the Senate ...

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  6. House passes bill blocking states from requiring GMO labels on foodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Hill

    ... stop FDA from crafting a national GMO-labeling solution. Consumer groups, backed by Democrats including Reps. Peter DeFazio (Ore.) and Rosa DeLauro (Conn.), are instead calling the bill the Denying Americans the Right to Know Act. "American families ...

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  7. Do you want to know where your food comes from? Divisive GMO labeling bill passes House, heads to SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Norwalk Reflector

    ... pout. "They tell us, 'Don't worry, they won't get out and most of them are sterile.' Yeah right," scoffed Rep. Peter DeFazio, D-Ore., referring to the salmon-eel hybrid. "What happens when some of them get out?" "This legislation fundamentally takes ...

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  8. House Passes Voluntary GMO Labeling BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | JD Supra

    ... the voluntary labeling program, and would have had authority to approve new GMO traits. Amendment from Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-OR-04) to require that a U.S. company or its subsidiary that labels a product as containing GMOs in any foreign country must ...

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  9. 5 things to know today, including a Coloradoan's Oregon dissRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 5 | Business Journal

    ... through the weekend. But that didn't stop the group from giving a Twitter shoutout Thursday to Oregon Rep. Peter DeFazio for supporting the Craft Beverage Modernization and Tax Reform Act. It's a sign of how critical the association believe the act ...

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  10. 5 things to know today, including T.R. Reid's Oregon dissRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Business Journal

    ... through the weekend. But that didn't stop the group from giving a Twitter shoutout Thursday to Oregon Rep. Peter DeFazio for supporting the Craft Beverage Modernization and Tax Reform Act. It's a sign of how critical the association believe the act ...

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  11. GMO labeling bill passes House, heads to SenateRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... pout. "They tell us, 'Don't worry, they won't get out and most of them are sterile.' Yeah right," scoffed Rep. Peter DeFazio, D-Ore., referring to the salmon-eel hybrid. "What happens when some of them get out?" Proponents of the legislation accused ...

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  12. House to vote on Pompeo voluntary GMO labeling bill todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | FoodNavigator

    ... on food when a food consists of a genetically engineered plant. Other proposed amendments include one by Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-OR), which says if a US company or subsidiary labels a product as containing GMOs in any foreign country, it must label ...

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  13. GMO labeling ban passes House as Oregon delegation is sharply dividedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Oregonian

    ... ingredients passed the House Thursday in a vote that sharply divided lawmakers from Oregon. Democratic Reps. Peter DeFazio and Kurt Schrader, who have each played leading roles on the GMO issue, were on opposite sides of the 275-150 vote in the ...

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  14. Malaysia's Failure to Act on Human Trafficking Shouldn't Be Rewarded with Trade BenefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Communications Workers of America

    ... report is due out any day now, and many members of Congress, including Reps. Rosa DeLauro (D-CT 3rd District); Peter Defazio (D-OR 4th District); Eliot Engle (D-NY 16th District) and Marcy Kaptur (D-OH 9th District) are alarmed at media reports that ...

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  15. House Democrat Questions U.S. Probe of Airline CapacityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Wall Street Journal

    ... Department antitrust probe of major U.S. airlines regarding possible collusion on expansion plans. Rep. Peter DeFazio, an Oregon Democrat, told a pilots union safety forum "it would be a stretch" for the department to focus potential antitrust ...

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  16. News RoomRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Air Line Pilot

    The 61st Air Safety Forum opened on Wednesday morning with keynote presentations from Capt. Tim Canoll, ALPA's president, and Rep. Peter DeFazio , the ranking member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee.

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  17. ALPA, DeFazio vow to fight attempts to lower '1,500 hr. rule'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | Air Transport World

    ... low starting salaries for flight deck crew at regional airlines rather than the 1,500 hr. requirement. US Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Oregon), the ranking Democrat on the House of Representatives Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, said there ...

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  18. ALPA: Mandate collision avoidance technology on UAVsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | Air Transport World

    ... to our pilots," Canoll said, adding that UAVs must be required to "use the same rules as we do." US Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Oregon), delivering a keynote address at the ALPA conference, also called for UAV regulations to be included in the FAA bill. ...

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  19. Oregon delegation outraged that KBR lawyers want $850K in fees from sick National Guard soldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | OregonLive.com

    ... Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley, and Representatives Earl Blumenauer, Kurt Schrader, Suzanne Bonamici and Peter DeFazio. The signature of Oregon's only Republican member of the delegation, Rep. Greg Walden , was not on the letter. A Walden ...

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  20. Democrats Introduce Bills to Fund Highways via Corporate Tax ReformRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | WebCPA

    ... Democratic Policy and Communications Committee, Transportation and Infrastructure Committee ranking member Peter DeFazio, D-Ore., Ways and Means Committee ranking member Sander Levin, D-Mich., and Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton, D-D.C., ranking member ...

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