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Rep. Schrader Votes for Bipartisan Farm Workforce Modernization Act

For Immediate Release December 11th, 2019 Contact: Larkin Parker, 202-225-5711 Rep. Schrader Votes for Bipartisan Farm Workforce Modernization Act WASHINGTON, D.C. –Congressman Kurt Schrader (D-OR) v...

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Oregon First, Agriculture
Oregon Members Announce AVA Designation for Van Duzer Corridor

Congressman Kurt Schrader (OR-05), along with Senators Ron Wyden, and Jeff Merkley and Reps. Earl Blumenauer (OR-03) and Suzanne Bonamici (OR-01), announced the designation of Oregon’s Van Duzer Corri...

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Capitol Press
Oregon First, Agriculture
California winery works with investigators on label controversy

The owner of a Napa Valley winery accused by Oregon winemakers of using deceptive labels says he is working with both state and federal investigators, while describing the controversy as a “charade.” ...

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Portland Business Journal
Oregon First, Agriculture
Oregon lawmakers push for federal wine-label probe

Oregon lawmakers at the federal level have jumped into the Copper Cane wine labeling controversy. U.S. Sens. Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden, along with Reps. Earl Blumenauer, Suzanne Bonamici, Peter DeFaz...

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Salem Reporter
Oregon First, Agriculture
Oregon delegates call on feds to investigate Napa Valley winery's pinot noir

A letter released Tuesday asks the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau to investigate if a Napa Valley winery is misusing the names of Oregon's winemaking regions Oregon's Congressional delegatio...

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Statesman Journal
Oregon First, Agriculture
Oregon legislators request federal investigation of Copper Cane, CA winery that canceled contracts

A coalition of Oregon lawmakers sent a letter requesting the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau investigate a California winery for misrepresenting California-made wines as Oregon ones. Oregon's...

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H.Res.766
Oregon First, Agriculture
Recognizing the contributions of American Viticultural Areas and winegrowing regions

This resolution recognizes the contributions of American Viticultural Areas and winegrowing regions. See the status of this resolution by clicking here.

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H.R.5275
Agriculture, Environment and Climate Change
Agricultural Certainty for Reporting Emissions Act

The Agricultural Certainty for Reporting Emissions Act would amend the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 to provide an exemption from certain notice require...

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H.R.4828
Agriculture
CURD Act

The CURD Act would amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to define the term natural cheese in order to maintain transparency and consistency for consumers so that they may differentiate “natu...

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