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  1. Beer prices could go up under FDA rule that angers farmers, brewersRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    ... owski, R-Alaska, asking it to reconsider. Rep. Greg Walden, R-Ore., added his own letter to the mix while Rep. Peter DeFazio, D-Ore., and co-chair of the craft brewers caucus in the House, is gathering signatures. "This is the kind

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  2. Congress Has a Caucus For EverythingRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Atlantic

    ... Democrat who has a penchant for wearing neon-colored bicycle pins on his lapel. His colleague, Representative Peter DeFazio, D-Ore., cochairs the Congressional Small Brewers Caucus alongside Representative Jim Gerlach, R-Pa. The Civility Caucus, ...

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  3. Got a Hobby or General Interest? There's a Congressional Caucus for That.Read the original story

    Yesterday | National Journal

    ... a Democrat who has a penchant for wearing neon-colored bicycle pins on his lapel. His colleague, Rep. Peter DeFazio, D-Ore., cochairs the Congressional Small Brewers Caucus alongside Rep. Jim Gerlach, R-Pa. The Civility Caucus, which seems out of ...

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  4. DeFazio tours abandoned mine Superfund siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio on Thursday toured an abandoned copper mine in southwestern Oregon that is on the Superfund list of major pollution sites as he prepares to file legislation to overhaul the nation's primary mining law.

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  5. Murray, Hastings call for action on Columbia River TreatyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Tri-cityherald.com

    ... hearing about the Columbia River Treaty at Pasco City Hall in this Dec. 9 file photo. He was joined by Rep. Peter DeFazio, D-Ore., far right, the committee’s ranking Democrat. Northwest lawmakers have asked President Obama to make a decision on ...

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  6. Oregon lawmaker tours abandoned mine, Superfund siteRead the original story

    Yesterday | HeraldNet

    U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio on Thursday toured an abandoned copper mine in southwestern Oregon that is on the Superfund list of major pollution sites in preparation for filing legislation to overhaul the nation's primary mining law.

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  7. Clackamas Commissioner Tootie Smith: Fundraising anemic in race against Rep. Kurt SchraderRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Oregonian

    ... business or organized labor. Schrader, who co-sponsored a bill with GOP Rep. Greg Walden and Democratic Rep. Peter DeFazio to boost logging on Oregon's O&C federal forest lands , received several contributions from the timber industry. Allyn Ford, ...

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  8. Infrastructure Alert - March 2014Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | JD Supra

    ... Committee hearing on MAP-21 implementation and the FY2015 surface transportation budget request, Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.) asked Department of Transportation Acting Under Secretary for Policy Peter Rogoff if the Administration had a backup plan ...

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  9. GMO Labeling Update: State Efforts Pick Up Momentum, Big Ag Doubles DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Common Dreams

    ... last April to mandate GMO labeling S. 809 and H.R. 1699 by Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA) and Representative Peter DeFazio (D-OR)respectively. But much to proponents chagrin, the bills have made little progress in Congress so far. For now, state-led ...

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  10. A4A Applauds Committee Approval of Shuster-DeFazio Legislation to Restore Transparency of ...Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | ThomasNet

    ... they purchase. Transparent Airfares Act of 2014, introduced by Chairman Bill Shuster (R-PA) and Representative Peter DeFazio (D-OR), would end ability for government to bury ticket tax hikes in advertised prices by reversing DOT's misguided Full ...

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  11. Make Vermont the first state to label GMOsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Manchester Journal

    ... establish the same requirement. In 2013, 50 bills were introduced to require labeling in 26 states. Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-OR) and Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-CA) recently introduced federal legislation that would require nationwide labeling of Genetically ...

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  12. It's Hard to Know How Much Agencies are Spending on Environmental Impact AnalysesRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Government Executive

    ... assumptions." The report on a law that has long been resisted by the business community was requested by Rep. Peter DeFazio, D-Ore., ranking member of the Natural Resources Committee, and Sen. Edward Markey, D-Mass. The dearth of governmentwide ...

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  13. Center for Food Safety: Vermont Makes Huge Advance for your "Right to Know"Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Common Dreams

    ... South Africa, and all countries in the European Union currently require GE foods to be labeled. Representative Peter DeFazio (D-OR) and Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA) recently introduced federal legislation that would require nationwide labeling of GE ...

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  14. DNR Head Defends Taking Timber Money Despite VowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... Friday evening for Congresswoman Suzan DelBene (D-Wash.), with a guest appearance scheduled by Congressman Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.), the ranking Democrat on the House Natural Resources Committee. Suggested contributions ranged from $1,000 to $5,200 - ...

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  15. Beer Madness Round 5: Hops lose outRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | The Washington Post

    It was time to put away the beer flavor wheels and Beer 101 crib notes. They were no help at this stage of Beer Madness, our quest to find the region's best brew.

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  16. GAO audit finds lack of data on environmental reviewsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | The Hill

    ... Bishop (R-Utah), chairman of the panel's subcommittee on public lands and environmental regulation. But Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.), the committee's ranking member, said the report shows that the NEPA process encourages public participation and ...

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  17. NW Forest Plan: Warfare rages out of the spotlightRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Crosscut.com

    ... that costs outweighed benefits on the other 31. Two influential Oregon Democrats, Sen. Ron Wyden and Rep. Peter DeFazio, have introduced bills designed to pump more timber money into those counties and reshape the management of the O&C lands. ...

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  18. Airlines for America Applauds Committee Approval of Shuster-DeFazio...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Travel Industry Wire

    ... Airfares Act of 2014, bipartisan legislation introduced by Chairman Bill Shuster (R-PA) and Representative Peter DeFazio (D-OR), would end the ability for the government to bury ticket tax hikes in advertised prices by reversing the Department of ...

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  19. How a Proposed 'Transparent' Law Would Blatantly Mislead ConsumersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Time

    ... advertising. "These regulations actually hide the cost of government from consumers," Bill Shuster (R-PA) and Peter DeFazio (D-OR), the sponsors of the bill and leading members of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, said in a ...

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  20. Airlines for America Applauds Committee Approval of Shuster-DeFazio...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Travel Industry Wire

    ... Airfares Act of 2014, bipartisan legislation introduced by Chairman Bill Shuster (R-PA) and Representative Peter DeFazio (D-OR), would end the ability for the government to bury ticket tax hikes in advertised prices by reversing the Department of ...

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