peter defazio

Reaction To Syria
6:36 pm
Wed September 4, 2013

Oregon Congressman Peter DeFazio's Reaction On Syria

Oregon Congressman Peter DeFazio.
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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. 

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Oregon Legislature
4:48 pm
Mon August 19, 2013

Oregon Congressman Hopeful About Bill That Will Raise Revenue For Counties

Congressman Peter DeFazio says despite a "do-nothing Congress" he expects his O & C legislation will pass in the House and Senate this fall. The Springfield  Democrat spoke with reporters Monday.

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U. S. Postal Services
5:43 pm
Tue April 30, 2013

DeFazio Rallies In Salem For U.S. Postal Service Legislation

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U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio and a group of Oregon state lawmakers are pushing for federal legislation they say would avoid the need for postal service cuts.

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Forest Management Bill
5:37 pm
Thu April 11, 2013

Reps Defend Bill For Southern Oregon Harvests

Oregon Congressmen urged colleagues to consider a new plan for forest management in Southern Oregon.
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Three Oregon Congressmen urged colleagues Thursday to consider a new plan for forest management in Southern Oregon. Their bill aims to stave off insolvency in some communities.

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