peter defazio http://nwpr.org en Oregon Congressman Peter DeFazio's Reaction On Syria http://nwpr.org/post/oregon-congressman-peter-defazios-reaction-syria <p>The Senate Foreign Relations Committee approved a measure today giving President Barack Obama the authority to carry out a strike on Syria. This comes after allegations that chemical weapons were used by the Syrian government.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 05 Sep 2013 01:36:53 +0000 Brett Westerman & Beth Hyams 33662 at http://nwpr.org Oregon Congressman Peter DeFazio's Reaction On Syria Oregon Congressman Hopeful About Bill That Will Raise Revenue For Counties http://nwpr.org/post/oregon-congressman-hopeful-about-bill-will-raise-revenue-counties <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Congressman Peter </span>DeFazio<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> says despite a "do-nothing Congress" he expects his O &amp; C legislation will pass in the House and Senate this fall. The Springfield &nbsp;Democrat spoke with reporters Monday.</span></p><p> Mon, 19 Aug 2013 23:48:24 +0000 Rachael McDonald 32799 at http://nwpr.org DeFazio Rallies In Salem For U.S. Postal Service Legislation http://nwpr.org/post/defazio-rallies-salem-us-postal-service-legislation <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">U.S. Rep. Peter </span>DeFazio<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and a group of Oregon state lawmakers are pushing for federal legislation they say would avoid the need for postal service cuts.</span></p><p> Wed, 01 May 2013 00:43:43 +0000 Beth Hyams 26770 at http://nwpr.org DeFazio Rallies In Salem For U.S. Postal Service Legislation Reps Defend Bill For Southern Oregon Harvests http://nwpr.org/post/reps-defend-bill-southern-oregon-harvests <p></p><p></p><p>Three Oregon Congressmen urged colleagues Thursday to consider a new plan for forest management in Southern Oregon.&nbsp;Their bill aims to stave off insolvency in some communities. Fri, 12 Apr 2013 00:37:24 +0000 April Baer 25760 at http://nwpr.org Reps Defend Bill For Southern Oregon Harvests