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  1. One of 2010's biggest Republican duds looks to the Oregon gubernatorial race for redemptionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Kos

    ... embarrassing baggage. During the 2010 cycle, Leiken, the the mayor of Springfield, ran against Democratic Rep. Peter DeFazio. While Leiken started out as a top GOP recruit in a long-neglected swing seat, his campaign soon ran into trouble after ...

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  2. Leiken exploring run for governor in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KVAL-TV Eugene

    ... nomination in 2006. Leiken ran and was elected to the County Commission after abandoning a bid to unseat Rep. Peter DeFazio . Leiken was the target of a campaign spending complaint over money paid to his mother to conduct a poll. Wulfy Beach was ...

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  3. "Nafta on Steroids"Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Kos

    ... Fortunately, there are a few progressive politicians willing to stand up to Senator Wyden and President Obama. Peter DeFazio, also from Oregon, says that the "TPP is informed and manipulated by corporate interests." He also says that "it doesn't ...

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  4. Industry shelled out $63M to fight GMO labeling rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Hill

    ... that contain genetically engineered ingredients. The Genetically Engineered Food Right-to-Know Act, which Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.) introduced in the House and Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) introduced in the Senate, would direct the Food and Drug ...

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  5. GMOs, limited technology, dwindling farmers threaten organic growth, Sen. Tester saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | FoodNavigator

    ... Food Right-to-Know Act , which Sens. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif.; Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) and Congressman Peter DeFazio, D-Ore., introduced in February to require FDA to clearly label genetically engineered foods. He scoffed at other legislation ...

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  6. Rep. Peter DeFazio in his Washington D.C. office on April 15, 1015.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | National Journal

    It's not because the Oregon representative is shy about ripping Republicans. At a recent committee markup of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, things got tense when DeFazio-the panel's top Democrat-ridiculed his GOP rivals with a touch of his trademark venom, tweaking them for legislation that would "clarify" a rule that the Obama administration has not yet finished.

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  7. Meet the Transportation Committee's Minority StaffRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | National Journal

    Kathy Dedrick has spent the last 18 years in Washington serving in the House, the Senate, and the administration. And that doesn't count her time as Rep. Peter DeFazio's first congressional page as a teenager.

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  8. Milbank: The fight against 'free trade'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2014 | Philly.com

    ... administration is engaged in new transparency with this agreement - transparency - so I brought a copy," Rep. Peter DeFazio of Oregon said, holding up - nothing. "Oh. It's transparent. You can't see it." Connecticut Rep. Rosa DeLauro protested that ...

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  9. Jenkins: Rural transportation 'critically important'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Independent Herald

    ... by a strong federal commitment," Rep. Jenkins wrote to Chairman Bill Shuster (R-Pa.) and Ranking Member Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.). As the committee works on a long-term reauthorization bill, Rep. Jenkins hopes they will remember the needs of rural ...

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  10. Will This Bipartisan House Bill to Index the Gas Tax Succeed?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Planetizen

    ... inflation include the Corker-Murphy Plan in the Senate, and bills by Oregon Democrat Reps. Earl Blumenauer and Peter DeFazio . Unfortunately, they don't appear to have made headway. Will the Bridge to Sustainable Infrastructure Act prove to be the ...

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  11. Dana Milbank: Dems oppose Obama on tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Recordpub.com

    ... administration is engaged in new transparency with this agreement --transparency -- so I brought a copy," Rep. Peter DeFazio of Oregon said, holding up --nothing. "Oh. It's transparent. You can't see it." Rep. Alan Grayson, the firebrand Florida ...

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  12. Many Northwest Democrats Noncommittal On Fast-Tracking Trade DealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... members also plan to canvass in Olympia, Tacoma and Everett, Washington. At this juncture, Oregon Democrat Peter DeFazio is the lone Northwest Congressman to stake out a definitive position against giving the president expanded authority to ...

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  13. Feds order speed limits for oil trainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Hill

    ... heavily used tracks. "Many of these rail safety announcements are long overdue and just common sense," Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.) said in a statement. "We need to make sure our first responders are receiving the critical information they need to ...

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  14. Will a laptop be the next in-flight terror weapon?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | World Magazine

    ... could sit among fellow passengers and take control of the airplane using its passenger Wi-Fi, said Rep. Peter DeFazio, D-Ore., the member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee who requested the GAO investigation. We see you've ...

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  15. Security Expert Gets Interrogated By FBI For Hours After Exposing Vulnerabilities In Airplane SystemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | International Business Times

    ... told GAO that it was possible to make the system stronger with additional security measures. Rep. Peter DeFazio of Oregon identified the threat as real and serious. The top Democrat on the House Transportation Committee said that FAA must focus on ...

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  16. Airplane Computers Could Be HackedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | NewsFactor

    ... a laptop would sit among the passengers and take control of the airplane using its passenger Wi-Fi, said Rep. Peter DeFazio, an Oregon Democrat on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee who requested the investigation. The avionics in ...

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  17. Dana Milbank: Pop goes the Democratic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... administration is engaged in new transparency with this agreement - transparency - so I brought a copy," Rep. Peter DeFazio of Oregon said, holding up - nothing. "Oh. It's transparent. You can't see it." Connecticut Rep. Rosa DeLauro protested that ...

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  18. Fears surface that terrorists could hack Airliners wifi, crash planesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Right Wing News

    ... a laptop would sit among the passengers and take control of the aeroplane using its passenger WiFi, said Rep. Peter DeFazio, an Oregon Democrat on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, who requested the investigation. The avionics ...

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  19. Investigators Warn Airplane Computers Could Be HackedRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Data Storage Today

    ... a laptop would sit among the passengers and take control of the airplane using its passenger Wi-Fi, said Rep. Peter DeFazio, an Oregon Democrat on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee who requested the investigation. The avionics in ...

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  20. Dana Milbank:Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Jewish World Review

    ... administration is engaged in new transparency with this agreement - transparency - so I brought a copy," Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.) said, holding up - nothing. "Oh. It's transparent. You can't see it." Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.) protested that "we ...

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