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Oregon's United States Representatives

The U.S. Capitol. (Photo courtesy Kevin Ambrose)

The U.S. Capitol. (Photo courtesy Kevin Ambrose)

Representatives - by district number
Suzanne Bonamici - First District
Greg Walden - Second District
Earl Blumenauer - Third District
Peter DeFazio - Fourth District
Kurt Schrader - Fifth District

 

Related links
Map of congressional districts
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Suzanne Bonamici - First District

U.S. Representative Suzanne Bonamici

U.S. Representative Suzanne Bonamici

Counties

Clatsop, Columbia, Washington, Yamhill and part of Multnomah

 

Background

Born in Detroit, Michigan, October 14, 1954. University of Oregon, B.A., 1980; University of Oregon School of Law, J.D., 1983. Before going into private practice in Portland, she was a consumer protection attorney for the Federal Trade Commission in Washington, D.C. She and her husband Michael Simon have two children.

 

Political

Democrat. Elected to the Oregon House of Representatives, 2006. Appointed to the Oregon State Senate, 2008; elected 2008; reelected 2010. Elected to the U.S. House of Representatives, 2012. Committee member: Education and the Workforce; and Science, Space and Technology. Term expires 2015.

 

Washington, D.C. Office

439 Cannon House Office Bldg., Washington, D.C. 20515; 202-225-0855; Fax: 202-225-9497; Web and E-mail: www.house.gov/bonamici/

 

District Office

12725 SW Millikan Way, Suite 220, Beaverton 97005; 503-469-6010; Toll-free: 800-422-4003; Fax: 503-326-5066

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Greg Walden - Second District

U.S. Representative Greg Walden

U.S. Representative Greg Walden

Counties
Baker, Crook, Deschutes, Gilliam, Grant, Harney, Hood River, Jackson, Jefferson, Grants Pass area of Josephine, Klamath, Lake, Malheur, Morrow, Sherman, Umatilla, Union, Wallowa, Wasco and Wheeler

 

Background
Born January 10, 1957 in The Dalles, Oregon. University of Oregon, B.S. Small-business owner, Columbia Gorge Broadcasters. Press Secretary and Chief of Staff, Congressman Denny Smith, 1981–1987. He and his wife Mylene have one child.

 

Political
Republican. Elected to Oregon House of Representatives, 1988; served as House Majority Leader, 1991–93; appointed to Oregon Senate, 1995; served as Assistant Majority Leader. Elected to the U.S. House of Representatives, 1998; reelected 2000, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010 and 2012. Chair: Subcommittee on Communications and Technology; Committee member: Energy and Commerce; Chair: National Republican Congressional Committee. Term expires 2015.

 

Washington, D.C. Office
2182 Rayburn House Office Bldg., Washington, D.C. 20515; 202-225-6730; Fax: 202-225-5774; Web and E-mail: www.walden.house.gov

 

District Offices
Bend: Jamison Bldg., 1051 NW Bond St., Suite 400, Bend 97701; 541-389-4408; Fax: 541-389-4452
La Grande: 1211 Washington Ave., La Grande 97850; 541-624-2400; Fax: 541-624-2402
Medford: 843 E Main St., Suite 400, Medford 97504; 541-776-4646; Fax: 541-779-0204

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Earl Blumenauer - Third District

U.S. Representative Earl Blumenauer

U.S. Representative Earl Blumenauer

Counties
Most of Multnomah and the northern part of Clackamas

 

Background
Born in Portland, August 16, 1948. Attended Lewis & Clark College and Kennedy School of Government at Harvard. Received B.A. degree, political science, 1970; law degree, 1976.

 

Political
Democrat. Elected to Oregon House of Representatives, 1972; reelected 1974 and 1976. Elected to Multnomah County Board of Commissioners, 1978; reelected 1982. Elected to Portland City Council, 1986; reelected 1990 and 1994. Elected to Congress, 1996; reelected 1998, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010 and 2012. Committee member: Ways and Means, and its Subcommittees on Health and Trade. Term expires 2015.

 

Washington, D.C. Office
1111 Longworth House Office Bldg., Washington, D.C. 20515; 202-225-4811; Fax: 202-225-8941; Web and E-mail: http://blumenauer.house.gov

 

District Office
Portland: 729 NE Oregon, Suite 115, Portland 97232; 503-231-2300; Fax: 503-230-5413

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Peter DeFazio - Fourth District

U.S. Representative Peter DeFazio

U.S. Representative Peter DeFazio

Counties
Coos, Curry, Douglas, Lane, Linn, and most of Benton and Josephine

 

Background
Born in Needham, Massachusetts, May 27, 1947. Tufts University, B.A., 1969; University of Oregon, M.A., 1977. Honorable discharge, U.S. Air Force Reserve, 1971. Aide to Congressman Jim Weaver, 1977–82; elected to Lane County Board of Commissioners, 1982. He and his wife Myrnie L. Daut own a home and live in Springfield.

 

Political
Democrat. Elected to the U.S. House of Representatives, 1986; reelected 1988, 1990, 1992, 1994, 1996, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010 and 2012. Committee member: Natural Resources; and Transportation and Infrastructure; and serves as ranking member on its Highway and Transit Subcommittee. Term expires 2015.

 

Washington, D.C. Office
2134 Rayburn House Office Bldg., Washington, D.C. 20515; 202-225-6416; Fax: 202-225-0032; Web: www.defazio.house.gov/

 

District Offices
Coos Bay: 125 Central Ave., Rm. 350, Coos Bay 97420; 541-269-2609; Fax: 541-269-5760
Eugene: 405 E 8th Ave., Suite 2030, Eugene 97401; 541-465-6732; Toll-free: 800-944-9603; Fax: 541-465-6458
Roseburg: 612 SE Jackson, Rm. 9, Roseburg 97470; 541-440-3523; Fax: 541-440-3525

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Kurt Schrader--Fifth District

U.S. Representative Kurt Schrader

U.S. Representative Kurt Schrader

Counties
All of Lincoln, Marion, Polk and Tillamook, parts of northern Benton, most of Clackamas and parts of southwestern Multnomah

 

Background
Born in Bridgeport, Connecticut, October 19, 1951. Cornell University, NY, B.A., 1973; University of Illinois, D.V.M., 1977. Owner, Clackamas County Veterinary Clinics. He and his wife Martha raised five children.


Political
Democrat. Elected to Oregon House of Representatives, 1996; served through 2002; elected to Oregon Senate, 2002; served through 2008. Elected to the U.S. House of Representatives, 2008; reelected 2010 and 2012. Committee member: Agriculture; and Small Business. Term expires 2015.

 

Washington, D.C. Office
108 Cannon House Office Bldg., Washington, D.C. 20515; 202-225-5711; Fax: 202-225-5699; Web and E-mail: http://schrader.house.gov

 

District Offices
Oregon City: 621 High St., Oregon City 97045; 503-557-1324; Fax: 503-557-1981
Salem: 494 State St., Suite 210, Salem 97301; 503-588-9100; Toll Free: 877-301-KURT (5878); Fax: 503-588-5517

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