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Oregon Delegation Calls on Trump Administration to Back Down on Efforts to Restrict Workers’ Rights

Members of the Oregon congressional delegation, including United States Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley, and Representatives Suzanne Bonamici, Peter DeFazio, Earl Blumenauer and Kurt Schrader toda...

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The bipartisan Schrader law will give more treatment options to those suffering hypokalemia.
Health Care
Schrader Law to Lower Drug Costs Produces Success in the Generics Market

The FDA this week announced the first generic drugs to receive a Competitive Generic Therapy (CGT) designation – a classification established under a bipartisan Schrader bill that became law last year...

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Education
Oregon Congressional Delegation, Governor Celebrate $3M Grant for Oregon Manufacturing Innovation Center

Today all seven members of Oregon’s Congressional delegation – Reps. Kurt Schrader, Suzanne Bonamici, Peter DeFazio, Earl Blumenauer, Greg Walden, along with Sens. Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley – joined ...

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Immigration
Oregon Congressional Delegation Statement on Denial of Access to Oregon ORR Facility

Oregon’s Senators Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden, along with Representatives Suzanne Bonamici, Earl Blumenauer, and Kurt Schrader, released the following statement upon a refusal by the U. S. Department o...

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Rep. Schrader’s Bill to Reauthorize Animal Drug User Fee Act Passes the House

Congressman Kurt Schrader’s (OR-05) bipartisan bill (H.R. 5554) to reauthorize the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Animal Drug User Fee Act (ADUFA) and Animal Generic Drug User Fee Act (AGDUFA) p...

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Oregon First
Bipartisan Schrader Bill to Save Endangered Salmon, Steelhead Scheduled to Receive House Vote Today

U.S. House leadership announced that legislation sponsored by Reps. Kurt Schrader (D-OR) and Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-WA) to improve the survival of endangered salmon and steelhead in the Columbia Riv...

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Schrader, Herrera Beutler Bill To Protect Endangered Salmon, Steelhead Passes Overwhelmingly In The House

The bipartisan Endangered Salmon and Fisheries Predation Prevention Act (H.R. 2083), introduced by Reps. Kurt Schrader (D-OR-05) and Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-WA-03), passed the House with overwhelming...

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Immigration
Oregon Lawmakers Demand Sessions and Nielsen Reverse Zero Tolerance Policy

Sens. Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley and Reps. Suzanne Bonamici, Earl Blumenauer and Kurt Schrader today demanded Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen immediatel...

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Oregon First
Members of Oregon’s Congressional Delegation Continue to Demand Answers Surrounding Chemawa Indian School

Congressman Kurt Schrader (OR-05), with Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley, and Reps. Suzanne Bonamici (OR-01), Earl Blumenauer (OR-03), and Peter DeFazio (OR-04), sent a series of letters demanding...

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Immigration
Oregon Congressional Delegation Presses ICE on Rights of Immigrant Detainees at Federal Prison in Oregon

Oregon’s U.S. Senators Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden, with House members Reps. Suzanne Bonamici, Earl Blumenauer, Peter DeFazio and Kurt Schrader, on Monday demanded that the acting director of U.S. Immi...

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