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  1. Big donor backs Oregon open primary measureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | KATU-TV Portland

    ... District covers most of Multnomah County, including Portland and the northern part of Clackamas County. Rep. Peter DeFazio was elected to Congress in 1996. The 4th Congressional District covers the southwest portion of the state, including Lane ...

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  2. Feds extend comment period on Idaho wolf derbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | KBCI CBS 2

    Federal officials have extended the comment period for a proposed wolf- and coyote-hunting derby on public land in Idaho after receiving a letter from Democratic Rep. Peter DeFazio of Oregon. The U.S. Bureau of Land Management extended the deadline one week through Thursday on Idaho for Wildlife's request for a permit for the Jan. 2-3 competitive event near Salmon in the east-central part of the state.

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  3. Measure 90 for Congress: Editorial EndorsementRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | OregonLive.com

    ... would win in a walk. In District 4, which includes the lower Willamette Valley and southwest Oregon, Rep. Peter DeFazio faces Republican Party Chair Art Robinson, perhaps best known for asking hundreds of thousands of Oregonians to send him urine ...

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  4. Congressional candidates meet for first of two debatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | KVAL-TV Eugene

    From student debt to protecting the state's natural resources, the three candidates for Oregon's fourth congressional district squared off Wednesday night in a debate at the University of Oregon. Democratic Congressman Peter DeFazio, his Republican challenger Art Robinson, and Pacific Green Party candidate Mike Beilstein met at the Knight Law Center for their first of two debates this election season.

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  5. Koch Brothers Reveal A Small Slice Of Their Political DonationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Switched

    ... lawmakers who threaten his bottom line. In 2010 and 2012, Mercer bankrolled super PACs trying to defeat Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.) after the congressman emerged as the leading voice in Congress for a financial transaction tax, which would hit hedge ...

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  6. EPA Approves New 2,4-D Herbicide Blend, Paving Way for Controversial GE CropsRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Common Dreams

    ... this year, with an additional quarter million contacting the White House in just the past 2 weeks.* Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-OR) stated, "Today, EPA shunned its duties to protect the environment and safeguard public health by bowing to corporate ...

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  7. U.S. Senate race: Merkley, Wehby stay on familiar turf in only debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | KATU-TV Portland

    ... District covers most of Multnomah County, including Portland and the northern part of Clackamas County. Rep. Peter DeFazio was elected to Congress in 1996. The 4th Congressional District covers the southwest portion of the state, including Lane ...

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  8. Art Robinson, the Crazy Man is Running for Congress AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Daily Kos

    It what has become a biennial tradition in the fourth congressional district in Oregon, the landscape is once again littered with Art Robinson signs and we are reminded of this crackpot who is seemingly never going to give up in his quest of replacing Peter Defazio; our longtime Congressman. He ran in 2010 and lost.

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  9. What's the scoop on what's in your food?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | The Hill

    ... of GE and GMO foods. The U.S. should, too. Congress should pass Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) and Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.)'s " Genetically Engineered Food Right to Know Act " or other legislation making labeling of all GE and GMO foods mandatory. ...

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  10. Republican challenger Art Robinson weighs in on Jordan Cove ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | KCBY-TV Coos Bay

    NORTH BEND, Ore. Over the past few weeks, KCBY talked with Congressman Peter DeFazio about several issues affecting the south coast.

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  11. Merkley, Wehby both unsupportable: Editorial endorsementRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | OregonLive.com

    ... was by far the less aggressive of two sponsored by Oregon lawmakers - the other was championed by Rep. Peter DeFazio - and Merkley has been reluctant even to rub shoulders with it. Instead, he told The Oregonian editorial board last week, he's ...

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  12. Activist Alert 10-9-2014Read the original story

    Sep 10, 2014 | Eugene Weekly

    ... by the Oregon Education Association, Eugene Education Association and other education organizations. a Peter DeFazio , Art Robinson and Michael Bielstein will debate in a special City Club of Eugene program at 7 pm Wednesday, Oct. 15, at the UO Law ...

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  13. ERA: Measure 89 Debate is About Equality and RedundancyRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 9 | Eugene Weekly

    ... A laundry list of big names endorses Measure 89, including Gov. John Kitzhaber, Sen. Jeff Merkley, Congressman Peter DeFazio and Speaker of the House Tina Kotek. And yet the measure also has its detractors, from the editorial board of The Oregonian ...

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  14. Oregon delegation weighs in, asks Coast Guard to keep air station in NewportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | The Oregonian

    ... North Bend, on the southern Oregon coast. The letter was signed by Sens. Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley, and Reps. Peter DeFazio, Suzanne Bonamici, Earl Blumenauer and Kurt Schrader, all Democrats. Residents of the central Oregon coast have been up in ...

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  15. Illegal Pot Farms Are Poisoning This Furry AnimalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... on Northwest forests. That includes the separate bills introduced by Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden and Oregon Rep. Peter DeFazio proposing new management for Oregon's O&C Lands - a checkerboard of parcels in Western Oregon named for the Oregon & California ...

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  16. Facing Threat From Pot Farms, West Coast Fisher Proposed For Endangered Species ProtectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... on Northwest forests. That includes the separate bills introduced by Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden and Oregon Rep. Peter DeFazio proposing new management for Oregon's O&C Lands - a checkerboard of parcels in Western Oregon named for the Oregon & California ...

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  17. Michigan Offers SNAP Application Help In Arabic, Conservatives Choke On Their OutrageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | Crooks and Liars

    ... just more than $30 a week to shop, but Congress is looking at cutting that budget by 20 percent. Congressman Peter DeFazio is working to prevent those cuts by showing what shopping on food stamps is like. The Texas State Senate has unanimously ...

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  18. Falling oil prices, stale old rhetoricRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Politico

    ... in sensitive areas is the bottom line with Republicans," the House Natural Resources Committee's top Democrat, Peter DeFazio of Oregon, said in an interview. "I don't have a problem with lower oil or gas prices, that's for sure," DeFazio added. But ...

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  19. Oregon delegation demands answers from National Guard Bureau on expired jobs assistance contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | OregonLive.com

    ... members of the delegation -- Sens. Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden, and Reps. Earl Blumenauer, Suzanne Bonamici, Peter DeFazio, Greg Walden and Kurt Schrader -- demands a series of answers to specific questions about the problems in Oregon's contract ...

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  20. Monica Wehby 'plagiarized'? Nonsense! (Letters to the Editor)Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | OregonLive.com

    ... - true or false - to discredit Wehby, just as they have done to Art Robinson each time he has run against Rep. Peter DeFazio. Why Oregonians would want more Democrats in government after their terrible performance is beyond me. I guess it's because ...

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