Close Menu Congressman Kurt Schrader

Kurt's Work

Forestry & Natural Resources

Forestry & Natural Resources
Rep. Schrader Champions Oregon’s Fisheries During Pandemic

For Immediate Release April 17, 2020 Contact: Larkin Parker, 202-225-5711 Rep. Schrader Champions Oregon’s Fisheries During Pandemic WASHINGTON, D.C. –Congressman Kurt Schrader (D-OR) led a letter to...

Read More
Environment and Climate Change, Forestry & Natural Resources
Rep. Schrader Champions Green Economy Legislation

For Immediate Release November 21, 2019 Contact: Larkin Parker, 202-225-5711 Rep. Schrader Champions Green Economy Legislation WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Kurt Schrader (OR-05) announced his co-sp...

Read More
Tillamook Headlight Herald
Forestry & Natural Resources
Bipartisan Bill to Save Salmon On the Columbia and Willamette Rivers Headed to the President’s Desk

The bipartisan Endangered Salmon and Fisheries Predation Prevention Act, led by Reps. Jaime Herrera Beutler (R-WA) and Kurt Schrader (D-OR) in the House, passed out of Congress today and is headed to ...

Read More
Oregon First, Forestry & Natural Resources
Rep. Schrader Supports Funding Package that Includes Wildfire Fixes for Oregon

Congressman Kurt Schrader (OR-05) today voted for the FY2018 Omnibus spending package that includes multiple provisions for Oregon that Rep. Schrader has led, including legislation that will fix the b...

Read More
Calls the Bill Another Step Forward in the Effort to Reform Federal Forest Management and Curb Wildfires
Forestry & Natural Resources
Rep. Schrader Praises Passage of Bipartisan Forest Management Bill

After taking to the House floor to call attention to the need for better forest management to improve the health of our forests and curb the destruction of wildfires, Congressman Kurt Schrader (OR-05)...

Read More
Oregon First, Forestry & Natural Resources
Oregon Members Applaud Inclusion of Emergency Wildfire Suppression Assistance in Spending Bill

Rep. Kurt Schrader (OR-05), along with Reps. Peter DeFazio (OR-04), Greg Walden (OR-02), Earl Blumenauer (OR-03), and Suzanne Bonamici (OR-01) today applauded the inclusion of emergency funding for wi...

Read More
Oregon First, Forestry & Natural Resources
Schrader Applauds OMB Request for $576.5 Million Towards Wildfires

Congressman Kurt Schrader (OR-5) released the following statement in response to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB)’s announcement that $576.5 million toward wildfire funding will be included i...

Read More
Oregon First, Forestry & Natural Resources
Schrader Calls Attention to Oregon’s Wildfires During Committee Hearing

Congressman Kurt Schrader (OR-5) joined the Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Environment today to bring attention to the impact that wildfires and federal forests have on air quality throughout com...

Read More
Oregon First, Forestry & Natural Resources
Schrader Applauds Attention Given to Wildfires, Says There’s More to Be Done

The House Committee on Natural Resources held a hearing today titled “Exploring Solutions to Reduce Risks of Catastrophic Wildfire and Improve Resiliency of National Forests,” focused on finding solut...

Read More
Oregon First, Forestry & Natural Resources
Oregon Members Push for Emergency Wildfire Suppression Assistance

Rep. Kurt Schrader (OR-05), along with Reps. Suzanne Bonamici (OR-01), Greg Walden (OR-02), Earl Blumenauer (OR-03), and Peter DeFazio (OR-04) today sent a second letter to House leaders and the House...

Read More