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  1. The politicking that won a trade pactRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    WASHINGTON>> On the evening of June 15, President Barack Obama joined a conference call with the two men who had done more than anyone in six years to disrupt, derail or defeat his agenda in Congress. Now they were asking for something that was in short supply: trust.

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  2. Supreme Court decisions; Oregon heat wave: Editorial peaks and valleysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | OregonLive.com

    ... jobs. That's why Oregon congressional Democrats, with the exception of Sen. Jeff Merkley and Rep. Peter DeFazio, were among the few in their party to support TPA. Republican Rep. Greg Walden also voted yes. They deserve credit for a bold and ...

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  3. Don't weaken GMO labelingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Consumer Reports

    ... legislative efforts, such as the Genetically Engineered Food Right-to-Know Act introduced by Representative Peter DeFazio (D-Oregon) that would require genetically engineered foods to be labeled and recognize consumers' right to know what they're ...

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  4. Cheers! Beer industry unites behind bill to cut taxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Washington Examiner

    ... are Reps. Erik Paulsen, R-Minn. and Ron Kind, D-Wis. Other co-sponsors include Reps. Earl Blumenauer, D-Ore.; Peter DeFazio, D-Ore.; Lynn Jenkins, R-Kan.; Richard Neal, D-Mass.; Pat Tiberi, R-Ohio; and Steve Womack, R-Ark.

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  5. Railroad regulator vows to enforce Dec. 31 safety deadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... and other members of the committee would grant railroads a blanket extension for five to seven years. Rep. Peter DeFazio, D-Ore., asked Feinberg what would happen if Congress offered railroads flexibility to install the technology as soon as it is ...

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  6. Dems weigh last-ditch move to sink trade billRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Politico

    ... of jobs we're going to lose, so there is not much a reason to vote for it. It's totally inadequate," said Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.). The uncertainty among House Democratic leaders about how to proceed underscores how divisive trade has become ...

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  7. TMT's Vanessa Sturgeon on why citizen leaders should 'give a damn'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Business Journal

    ... jumped into a whirlwind of meetings in Washington with representatives Blumenauer, Suzanne Bonamici, Peter DeFazio, Kurt Schrader and Greg Walden, and senators Wyden and Jeff Merkley. The goal of these meetings was straightforward: to make sure ...

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  8. Just in - FAA's Hall to K&L Gates - Green to Democratic ad firmRead the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | Politico

    ... Marriage and Family Therapy as government affairs manager. Hill has worked on health policy issues for Reps. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.) and Rubn Hinojosa (D-Texas). Before that, Hill worked in the health insurance industry. FARA UPDATE - JAPAN ...

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  9. Newport Coast Guard helicopter station closer to reprieve, could remain open until September 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | OregonLive.com

    ... the central coast's commercial and recreational fishing industries. Merkley and Wyden began working with Reps. Peter DeFazio, Kurt Schrader, Earl Blumenauer and Suzanne Bonamici to keep it open. In December, the Oregon senate and house passed a bill ...

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  10. Wyden's fast track bill revived in U.S. HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Portland Tribune

    ... to the Senate for approval. The vote was 219 to 211. All Oregon House members voted for it except U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Dist. 4). The Senate previously passed the bill - formally known as Trade Promotion Authority - and sent it the House, where ...

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  11. DeFazio Calls - Bullshit' On The TppRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 18 | Eugene Weekly

    Congressman Peter DeFazio has vehemently opposed the Trans Pacific Partnership trade deal from early on, telling EW in January 2014 that the deal was "informed and manipulated by corporate interests" and that if the public knew what was in the classified document, they wouldn't like it.

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  12. Massachusetts Bill Aims to Stop the Sale of Ivory and Rhino HornRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Voice of America

    ... would make penalties for people that poach much more significant. In other words, this bill that Congressman Peter DeFazio introduced from Oregon called the Tusker Act would look at countries that are implicated in allowing elephant ivory to be sold ...

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  13. House committee chairman: Spin off air traffic controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... to see the details, said Paul Rinaldi, president of the National Air Traffic Controllers Association. Rep. Peter DeFazio of Oregon, the senior Democrat on the committee, said he has "a number of serious concerns about the constitutionality, the ...

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  14. Newberry National Volcanic Monument celebrates 25 years this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | OregonLive.com

    ... June 19, at 6:30 p.m. at the Sunriver Homeowners Aquatics & Recreation Center, 57250 Overlook Road. Rep. Peter DeFazio is scheduled to speak on the importance of open space and author Ellen Morris Bishop will share remarks about the monument. The ...

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  15. Shuster Crafting ATC Privatization BillRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Aero-News Network

    ... for America, and controllers are "keeping an open mind" about any shift, according to the AP. Representative Peter DeFazio (D-OR), the ranking Democrat on the committee, said he has several "very serious" concerns about the idea, including its ...

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  16. 'We Have Six Weeks to Avoid This Crisis,' Sen. Harry Reid Says of Highway Funding Plan ExpirationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Transport Topics

    ... $478 billion transportation proposal. That proposal has been introduced as legislation in the House by Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.), the ranking member on the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. On June 17, the GOP-led tax-writing House Ways ...

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  17. Plan to Take U.S. Air Traffic Control Private Hits Political TurbulenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Skift

    ... the national security implications, and the logistical challenges of separating the system," Representative Peter DeFazio of Oregon, the top Democrat on Shuster's committee, said in an e-mailed statement. While he shared Shuster's goals, he urged ...

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  18. Taking U.S. Air Traffic Control Private Has Stiff OppositionRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 16 | The Washington Post

    ... the national security implications, and the logistical challenges of separating the system," Representative Peter DeFazio of Oregon, the top Democrat on Shuster's committee, said in an e-mailed statement. While he shared Shuster's goals, he urged ...

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  19. Plan to privatize air traffic control faces oppositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Post-gazette.com

    ... the national security implications and the logistical challenges of separating the system," Oregon Rep. Peter DeFazio, top Democrat on Mr. Shuster's committee, said in an e-mailed statement. While he shared Mr. Shuster's goals, he urged "extreme ...

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  20. What Happened to the Trade Deal?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | The Wall Street Journal

    ... to "play it straight" with their votes, may have actually cost him some votes. Politico quoted Democrat Peter DeFazio of Oregon saying he felt Mr. Obama "tried to guilt people and impugn their integrity" in that meeting and he was "insulted" by the ...

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