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Statesman Journal
Transportation & Infrastructure
Oregon will receive over $5 billion in 5 years from Biden's infrastructure bill

Oregon is expected to receive at least $5.3 billion in federal funding for roads and other infrastructure when Pres. Joe Biden signs the long-debated $1.2 trillion bill into law, according to estimat...

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KEX Mark Mason
Congressman Kurt Schrader from Oregon's 5th on drug price deal

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The Chronicle
Forestry & Natural Resources
Herrera Beutler Visits Bonneville Dam to See Effects of Salmon Legislation

A bill backed by U.S. Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler that allows for the lethal removal of sea lions on the Columbia and Willamette rivers appears to be showing results. On Wednesday, Herrera Beutler, R-...

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KGW
Leaders urge action to stop ‘repeat offender’ sea lions eating salmon at Bonneville Dam

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The World
Oregon Delegation Urges Fishery Disaster Declaration

Oregon’s U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley is leading members of the Oregon delegation, including U.S. Senator Ron Wyden and U.S. Representatives Peter DeFazio, Kurt Schrader and Suzanne Bonamici, in urging ...

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The Oregonian
Transportation & Infrastructure
Oregon’s Democrats in Congress celebrate passage of historic act

Much of Oregon’s Congressional delegation sees nothing but good news for the state in the passage of the federal infrastructure legislation. The U.S. House on Friday passed the $1.2 trillion package ...

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Oregon Capital Chronicle
Transportation & Infrastructure
Democrats in Oregon delegation applaud infrastructure passage, lone Republican silent

Much of Oregon’s Congressional delegation sees nothing but good news for the state in the passage of the federal infrastructure legislation. The U.S. House on Friday passed the $1.2 trillion package ...

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Oregon Public Broadcasting
Oregon Congressman Kurt Schrader helped pass infrastructure plan, but still may oppose Build Back Better

U.S. Rep. Kurt Schrader is among the five moderate Democrats who pledged to vote for President Biden’s social policy plan. But Schrader says there’s still a chance he’ll vote against it. Congress was...

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New York Times
Transportation & Infrastructure
House Passes $1 Trillion Infrastructure Bill, Putting Social Policy Bill on Hold

WASHINGTON — The House passed a $1 trillion bill on Friday night to rebuild the country’s aging public works system, fund new climate resilience initiatives and expand access to high-speed internet s...

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The Lund Report
Health Care
Rep. Kurt Schrader Explains His Drug Pricing Plan

After gaining control of the White House and Congress in last year’s elections, Democrats appeared poised to deliver on their decades-long promise of negotiating drug prices for Medicare. But that ef...

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