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  1. Farm Bureau's Statement On Senate's Passage Of Trade Promotion AuthorityRead the original story

    30 min ago | Agri Marketing

    ... to protect the future of agricultural trade. "The American Farm Bureau applauds Sens. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) and Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) for their leadership on the Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015. And we thank ...

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  2. Wyden bill would facilitate more MBLRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NAFCU

    In action backed by NAFCU, Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., last week introduced a Senate companion to a House bill excluding loans for the purchase of one-to four-unit, non-owner-occupied buildings from credit unions' members business lending cap. Wyden's S. 1440 is similar to H.R. 1422, the "Credit Union Residential Loan Parity Act," introduced in March by Reps.

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  3. Obama, The Secrecy State, The Ruling Class, and Secret Trade AgreementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Pundit

    Senator Sessions's floor speech against Obamatrade on Friday could go down as one of the most important Senate speeches ever. Already it is getting rave reviews: Democratic Senator Ron Wyden of Oregon set the stage for Sessions's speech by lauding Obamatrade as "the most progressive trade policy in our country's history" because it regulates much more than just trade: Yesterday we talked about the labor and environmental issues once again, a very dramatic set of changes, and it's why the president and I have said this is the most progressive trade policy in our country's history.

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  4. Senate passes free trade bill, House remains bigger hurdleRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Washington Times

    ... a 51-48 vote by defeating an effort to add the language and preserving the core of the fast-track trade deal. Sen. Ron Wyden, the Oregon Democrat who organized the pro-trade members of his party during debate, said this deal is better than previous ...

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  5. Cleaning up Hales' Pembina mess; Body camera policy loophole: Editorial week in reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | OregonLive.com

    ... Each county is different, culturally and economically.' Read the editorial here In a smart bipartisan move, Sen. Ron Wyden jumps the aisle and backs Sen. Paul Rand's effort to halt bulk phone data collection, the editorial board writes. 'He and Paul ...

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  6. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Sunday | Lucianne.com

    ... wish that Sen. Jeff Sessions would run for president, because I would sign up in a heartbeat." Democratic Senator Ron Wyden of Oregon set the stage for Sessions's speech by lauding Obamatrade as "the most progressive trade policy in our country's ...

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  7. Broad coalition rallies to defeat Obama on Trans-Pacific trade dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Daily Herald

    ... The AFL-CIO has been leafleting, including in the states and districts of lawmakers like those of Sen. Ron Wyden of Oregon, the chief Democratic negotiator on trade. "This particular agreement is likely to be the last multilateral trade agreement in ...

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  8. Sen. Sessions explains Obamatrade in key Senate speechRead the original story

    Saturday | Lucianne.com

    ... wish that Sen. Jeff Sessions would run for president, because I would sign up in a heartbeat." Democratic Senator Ron Wyden of Oregon set the stage for Sessions's speech by lauding Obamatrade as "the most progressive trade policy in our country's ...

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  9. Senate Clears White House-Backed Trade BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | TheStreet.com

    ... "The Senate now has the opportunity to throw the 1990s NAFTA playbook into the dust bin of history," said Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore. He referred to the North American Free Trade Agreement, passed two decades ago, and a symbol to this day, fairly or not, ...

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  10. Quotes of the dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Hot Air

    A trio of libertarian-leaning senators objected to McConnell's attempts to offer even a two-day extension of the programs, leaving the Republican leader little option but to send lawmakers home and regroup for a last-ditch attempt next week to salvage the PATRIOT Act McConnell now has to hope that the objectors won't ultimately want to be associated with shuttering programs the government uses to combat terrorism - and that an immediate deadline, as opposed to one 10 days away after a recess, will be enough to convince Paul and Democratic Sens. Ron Wyden of Oregon and Martin Heinrich of New Mexico to relent When the Senate returns for an extremely rare Sunday session next week, everyone will be wondering what he'll do next.

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  11. Senate hands Obama more power in trade talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | SFGate

    ... "The Senate now has the opportunity to throw the 1990s NAFTA playbook into the dust bin of history," said Sen. Ron Wyden , D-Ore. He referred to the North American Free Trade Agreement, a symbol to this day, fairly or not, of the loss of jobs to a ...

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  12. After Senate vote, NSA prepares to shut down phone tracking programRead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | Los Angeles Times

    ... were made in 2014. Opponents of the program, including presidential candidate Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) and Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.), are concerned that the massive database could invite abuse by future administrations that want to probe how citizens ...

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  13. Senate blocks measures to extend NSA programRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | KSFO-AM San Francisco

    ... to by Paul. McConnell's next attempt was to extend to June 5, which was objected to by Oregon Democratic Sen. Ron Wyden, an ally of Paul on the issue. An attempt by McConnell at a June 3 deadline was denied by Sen. Martin Heinrich, D-New Mexico. ...

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  14. US Senate OKs Obama's 'Fast-Track' Trade AuthorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Voice of America

    ... "We've always known that one of the paths to more good-paying jobs in our country is exports," Democratic Senator Ron Wyden of Oregon said. "There are going to be a billion middle-class people - a billion - in the developing world in 2025. And these ...

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  15. McConnell's NSA ploy fails, Senate blocks Patriot Act extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Daily Kos

    ... night did, in no solution. McConnell suggested putting off the debate until June 5, earning objection from Sen. Ron Wyden of Oregon. Then McConnell tried for June 3, to the objection of Sen. Martin Heinrich of New Mexico. Finally the majority leader ...

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  16. Knife Rights' Knife Owners' Protection Act Clears Senate HurdleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | AmmoLand

    ... the past 5 years." The Senate version of KOPA is sponsored by Senator Mike Enzi (R-UT) with co-sponsors Senators. Ron Wyden (D-OR), Mike Lee (R-UT), Joe Manchin (D-WV), John Thune (R-SD) and Martin Heinrich (D-NM). KOPA was originally introduced in ...

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  17. Obama wins late-night trade victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | MacLeans

    ... now has the opportunity to throw the 1990s NAFTA playbook into the dust bin of history," said Democratic Sen. Ron Wyden. He referred to the North American Free Trade Agreement, passed two decades ago, and a symbol to this day, fairly or not, of the ...

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  18. Ron Wyden and Rand Paul kill the Patriot ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Boing Boing

    After an all-night session, Rand Paul [R-KY] and Ron Wyden [D-OR] tag-teamed majority leader Mitch McConnell [R-KY] and beat him to the mat -- he has abandoned the current legislative effort to extend section 215 of the Patriot Act, which authorizes mass surveillance and is set to expire on June 1. This was not what we expected -- political handicappers had put safe money on some kind of compromise emerging from today's session. With no such compromise in sight, McConnell will have to start over, twisting arms and knocking heads to get Congress to re-authorize another long stretch of unaccountable, secret mass surveillance.

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  19. Senate adjourns, rejects compromise metadata surveillance billRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Ars Technica

    ... With your help we can end illegal NSA spying once and for all. One staunch ally of Paul's on this issue, Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.), issued a statement to the media not long after the Saturday vote. "A decade after intelligence leaders secretly created ...

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  20. Wyden's trade bill passed by U.S. SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Tualatin Times

    The U.S. Senate passed so-called fast track international trade legislation co-sponsored by Oregon Sen. Wyden on Friday. Wyden is the Democratic sponsored of legislation - officially called Trade Promotion Authority - that has been attacked by labor unions and supported by business organizations.

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