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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
ACI-NA Welcome Legislation to Reduce TSA Wait TimesElimination Restoration Act (H.R. 5340), introduced by House Transportation and
ACI-NA Welcome Legislation to Reduce TSA Wait Times
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted yesterday
Elimination Restoration Act (H.R. 5340), introduced by House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Ranking Member Peter DeFazio (D-OR), House Homeland Security Committee Ranking Member Bennie Thompson (D-MS), and Rep. Robert Dold (R-IL)... Read more
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The Hill
Senators to House: FAA reauthorization would enhance airport securitysystem from the FAA. Democrats, GOP appropriators and tax-writers alike have l
Senators to House: FAA reauthorization would enhance airport security
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
system from the FAA. Democrats, GOP appropriators and tax-writers alike have lamented Shuster’s privatization plans. Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.), ranking member on the House panel, said in a Wednesday statement he agrees with Thune’s and Nelson’s... Read more
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The Hill
House votes to loosen EPA pesticide rules to fight Zikafor passage. The House has now considered the same bill five times, under four
House votes to loosen EPA pesticide rules to fight Zika
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
for passage. The House has now considered the same bill five times, under four different “guises,” according to Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.). He and other House Democrats accused the GOP of putting forward the bill deceptively, because it was... Read more
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NJ.com
N.J. Republican lines up with unions against Obama airline decision400 cabin crew employees here. He also said the Irish Aviation Authority is wel
N.J. Republican lines up with unions against Obama airline decision
NJ.com / Posted 5 days ago
400 cabin crew employees here. He also said the Irish Aviation Authority is well-qualified to regulate the airline. Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.), the top Democrat on the House Transportation Committee, said he wasn't convinced. A bill co-sponsor... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Oregon superdelegates making Sanders/Clinton choices amid growing unease about systemfor Sanders. That is, if the superdelegates don't change their minds, which the
Oregon superdelegates making Sanders/Clinton choices amid growing unease about system
OregonLive.com / Posted 7 days ago
for Sanders. That is, if the superdelegates don't change their minds, which they are all entitled to do. U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio is unhappy with this system. DeFazio, a superdelegate by virtue of his position as a congressman, is staying... Read more
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The Columbian
Superdelegates in Oregon choosesqueaker for Sanders. That is, if the superdelegates don’t change their minds,
Superdelegates in Oregon choose
The Columbian / Posted 7 days ago
squeaker for Sanders. That is, if the superdelegates don’t change their minds, which they are all entitled to do. U.S. Rep Peter DeFazio, D-Oregon, is unhappy with this system. DeFazio, a superdelegate by virtue of his position as a congressman, is... Read more
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NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls
Oregon Primary Election Results 2016Representative, 2nd District: James (Jim) Crary (D) (97.72%), Greg Walden (R) (
Oregon Primary Election Results 2016
NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls / Posted 8 days ago
Representative, 2nd District: James (Jim) Crary (D) (97.72%), Greg Walden (R) (80.33%) U.S. Representative, 4th District: Peter DeFazio (D) (91.65%), Art Robinson (R) (67.37%) Governor: Kate Brown (D) (83.91%), Bud Pierce (R) (47.61%) Secretary... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Avakian wins Democratic primary for secretary of state— three Democrats and a Republican — also easily fended off primary challenges.
Avakian wins Democratic primary for secretary of state
KTVZ Bend / Posted 9 days ago
— three Democrats and a Republican — also easily fended off primary challenges. The three Democrats are Suzanne Bonamici, Peter DeFazio and Kurt Schrader. The Republican is Greg Walden. Bonamici will face Republican Brian Heinrich in November.... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Wyden, US House incumbents easily fend off challenges— three Democrats and a Republican — also easily fended off primary challenges.
Wyden, US House incumbents easily fend off challenges
KTVZ Bend / Posted 9 days ago
— three Democrats and a Republican — also easily fended off primary challenges. The three Democrats are Suzanne Bonamici, Peter DeFazio and Kurt Schrader. The Republican is Greg Walden. Bonamici will face Republican Brian Heinrich in November.... Read more
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NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls
Oregon Primary Election Results 2016Callahan (R) U.S. Representative, 2nd District: James (Jim) Crary (D), Greg Wa
Oregon Primary Election Results 2016
NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls / Posted 9 days ago
Callahan (R) U.S. Representative, 2nd District: James (Jim) Crary (D), Greg Walden (R) U.S. Representative, 4th District: Peter DeFazio (D), Art Robinson (R) Governor: Kate Brown (D), Bud Pierce (R) Secretary of State: Brad Avakian (D), Paul... Read more
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The Hill
Overnight Energy: House Dems pull support from TSCA negotiationscrisis like the spread of the Zika virus,” Rep. Bob Gibbs (R-Ohio), the bill’s
Overnight Energy: House Dems pull support from TSCA negotiations
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
crisis like the spread of the Zika virus,” Rep. Bob Gibbs (R-Ohio), the bill’s sponsor, said on the House floor. Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.) gave an impassioned plea slamming the legislation, saying, “this has nothing to do with Zika. It has... Read more
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The Hill
EPA pesticide bill rebranded for Zika fails to pass the HouseIt has to do with whether or not someone is going misapply a pesticide that wil
EPA pesticide bill rebranded for Zika fails to pass the House
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
It has to do with whether or not someone is going misapply a pesticide that will get in your drinking water,” said Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.). Moreover, Democrats say that the House GOP’s bill to provide funds for Zika prevention efforts falls... Read more
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Everett Herald
FAA seeks airport drone detection systemaviation last year.�We don�t really know what happens when you suck a quadcopte
FAA seeks airport drone detection system
Everett Herald / Posted 10 days ago
aviation last year.�We don�t really know what happens when you suck a quadcopter 1/8drone3/8 into a jet engine,� said Rep. Peter DeFazio, D-Ore., who pointed out that a four-pound bird hits a jet moving at 260 mph with the force of 12 tons.The FAA... Read more
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The Columbian
Oregon college awarded grant for recovery from mass shootingthat state lawmakers announced the U.S. Department of Education award Monday. S
Oregon college awarded grant for recovery from mass shooting
The Columbian / Posted 10 days ago
that state lawmakers announced the U.S. Department of Education award Monday. Sens. Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden and Rep. Peter DeFazio said in a news release the money would help the school cover costs related to the Oct. 1 shooting in Roseburg... Read more
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The Hill
House unveils $622M Zika bill | GOP hasn't given up on budget | New phase in Puerto Rico fightformer Cabinet members and experts alike say the impasse largely boils down to
House unveils $622M Zika bill | GOP hasn't given up on budget | New phase in Puerto Rico fight
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
former Cabinet members and experts alike say the impasse largely boils down to one thing. "It's politics," said Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.), ranking member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. The Hill's Melanie Zanona... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
UCC awarded $529K in federal funding to aid in recovery from mass shootingto help with the recovery from last October's mass shooting. Oregon Senators J
UCC awarded $529K in federal funding to aid in recovery from mass shooting
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 10 days ago
to help with the recovery from last October's mass shooting. Oregon Senators Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden and Congressman Peter Defazio announced Monday that the U.S. Department of Education has awarded $529,623 to UCC. The Oregon representatives... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Umpqua Community College awarded federal grant for recovery from mass shootingMonday. The U.S. Department of Education has awarded the college $529,623, Sen
Umpqua Community College awarded federal grant for recovery from mass shooting
OregonLive.com / Posted 10 days ago
Monday. The U.S. Department of Education has awarded the college $529,623, Sens. Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden and Rep. Peter DeFazio said in a news release, to address needs stemming from last fall's campus shooting in Roseburg that left 10... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Federal funds to help Umpqua CC recover from shootingkilled nine people, then self after being sounded by police gunfire Oregon Sen
Federal funds to help Umpqua CC recover from shooting
KTVZ Bend / Posted 11 days ago
killed nine people, then self after being sounded by police gunfire Oregon Sens. Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden and Rep. Peter DeFazio announced Monday that the U.S. Department of Education has awarded Umpqua Community College $529,623 to help... Read more
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Everett Herald
Blocking airline a threat to Boeing workerspermit for NAI.”The irony of these statements could not be clearer. Congressman
Blocking airline a threat to Boeing workers
Everett Herald / Posted 12 days ago
permit for NAI.”The irony of these statements could not be clearer. Congressman Larsen is a lead sponsor — along with Reps. Peter DeFazio, D-Oregon, Frank LoBiondo, R-New Jersey, and Lynn Westmoreland, R-Georgia, — of H.R. 5090, introduced last... Read more
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The Irish Times
Michael O'Leary backs Norwegian Air’s US bidtheir opposition to the airline getting final approval. The letter, to member
Michael O'Leary backs Norwegian Air’s US bid
The Irish Times / Posted 15 days ago
their opposition to the airline getting final approval. The letter, to member of bipartisan group Friends of Ireland, Peter DeFazio, states that opponents of Norwegian’s efforts have “repeatedly and maliciously impugned Ireland’s aviation... Read more
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The Irish Times
High-profile business and political figures back Norwegian Air’s US bidtheir opposition to the airline getting final approval. The letter, to member
High-profile business and political figures back Norwegian Air’s US bid
The Irish Times / Posted 15 days ago
their opposition to the airline getting final approval. The letter, to member of bipartisan group Friends of Ireland, Peter DeFazio, states that opponents of Norwegian’s efforts have “repeatedly and maliciously impugned Ireland’s aviation... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Opposition To Norwegian Air International Sweeps Capitol Hillthe DOT to ensure that opportunities under the agreement are not used to underm
Opposition To Norwegian Air International Sweeps Capitol Hill
The Aero-News Network / Posted 17 days ago
the DOT to ensure that opportunities under the agreement are not used to undermine labor standards. Recently, Reps. Peter DeFazio (D-OR), Frank LoBiondo (R-NJ), Rick Larsen (D-WA), and Lynn Westmoreland (R-GA) introduced bipartisan... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Forest Service plan would thwart Kalmiopsis nickel minePistol River and Hunter Creek. The withdrawal falls in line with congressional
Forest Service plan would thwart Kalmiopsis nickel mine
OregonLive.com / Posted 22 days ago
Pistol River and Hunter Creek. The withdrawal falls in line with congressional legislation proposed last year by U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio and U.S. Sens. Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley to protect the area's pristine nature. The legislation targets the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Call on U.S. to Prioritize Humanitarian Crisis(D-KY), Peter Welch (D-VT), Donald Payne, Jr.(D-NJ), Jim McDermott (D-WA), Gera
Call on U.S. to Prioritize Humanitarian Crisis
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
(D-KY), Peter Welch (D-VT), Donald Payne, Jr.(D-NJ), Jim McDermott (D-WA), Gerald Connolly (D-VA), Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR), Peter DeFazio (D-OR), John Conyers, Jr. (D-MI), Carolyn Maloney (D-NY), Tim Huelskamp (R-KS), Robin Kelly (D-IL), Sanford... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
How Ore. Dem. superdelegates are votingDemocratic Party of Oregon members Laura Calvo and Lupita Maurer. Of those who
How Ore. Dem. superdelegates are voting
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 23 days ago
Democratic Party of Oregon members Laura Calvo and Lupita Maurer. Of those who responded, Sen. Jeff Merkley and Rep. Peter DeFazio expressed the harshest critiques of the system. "I personally don’t like the superdelegate system," Merkley... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
How Ore. Dem. superdelegates are votingDemocratic Party of Oregon members Laura Calvo and Lupita Maurer. Of those who
How Ore. Dem. superdelegates are voting
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 23 days ago
Democratic Party of Oregon members Laura Calvo and Lupita Maurer. Of those who responded, Sen. Jeff Merkley and Rep. Peter DeFazio expressed the harshest critiques of the system. "I personally don’t like the superdelegate system," Merkley... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Who Needs Superdelegates?Frank Dixon OR DNC None 556 Lupita Maurer OR DNC None 557 Karen Packer OR DNC
Who Needs Superdelegates?
Op-Ed News / Posted 25 days ago
Frank Dixon OR DNC None 556 Lupita Maurer OR DNC None 557 Karen Packer OR DNC None 558 Larry Taylor OR DNC None 559 Peter DeFazio OR Rep. None 560 Jeff Merkley OR Sen. Sanders 561 Marcel Groen PA DNC Clinton 562 Nancy Mills PA DNC... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Machinists Union Applauds Congress For Acting To Stop NAI Schemelabor laws to lower costs shouldn’t be welcome in the United States. “IAM memb
Machinists Union Applauds Congress For Acting To Stop NAI Scheme
The Aero-News Network / Posted 25 days ago
labor laws to lower costs shouldn’t be welcome in the United States. “IAM members thank Rep. Frank LoBiondo (R-NJ), Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-OR), Rep. Lynn Westmoreland (R-GA), and Rep. Rick Larsen (D-WA) for sponsoring H.R. 5090 and standing up for... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
ALPA Hails Congressional Opposition To Norwegian Air Internationalopposition to Norwegian Air International’s (NAI) foreign air carrier permit ap
ALPA Hails Congressional Opposition To Norwegian Air International
The Aero-News Network / Posted 25 days ago
opposition to Norwegian Air International’s (NAI) foreign air carrier permit application. “ALPA commends Reps. Peter DeFazio (D-OR), Frank LoBiondo (R-NJ), Rick Larsen (D-WA), and Lynn Westmoreland (R-GA) for standing up for U.S.... Read more
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Irish Central
US lawmakers opposed to Norwegian Air, including flights from Cork to Bostoninternational service to the United States. The low-cost airline had intended
US lawmakers opposed to Norwegian Air, including flights from Cork to Boston
Irish Central / Posted 27 days ago
international service to the United States. The low-cost airline had intended to start flights in August. Democrats Peter DeFazio and Rick Larsen, and Republicans Frank LoBiondo and Lynn Westmoreland are behind the bipartisan bill. A... Read more
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Irish Examiner
US claims over Cork to Boston route false, says mayorwhich should conclude with a final decision late next month. However, it emerg
US claims over Cork to Boston route false, says mayor
Irish Examiner / Posted 27 days ago
which should conclude with a final decision late next month. However, it emerged on Thursday night that US representatives Peter DeFazio and Rick Larsen, both Democrats, and Republicans Frank LoBiondo and Lynn Westmoreland have introduced a... Read more
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Business Wire
Allied Pilots Association Urges Support for House Bill Addressing Norwegian Air International Servicethe United States in direct competition with U.S. carriers on long-haul interna
Allied Pilots Association Urges Support for House Bill Addressing Norwegian Air International Service
Business Wire / Posted 28 days ago
the United States in direct competition with U.S. carriers on long-haul international routes. “We applaud Representatives Peter DeFazio, Frank LoBiondo, Rick Larsen and Lynn Westmoreland for sponsoring H.R.5090. By doing so, they’ve stood up for... Read more
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Irish Examiner
US Congressmen bid to stop Cork to Boston routein a bid to block an airline's attempt to launch the first transatlantic flight
US Congressmen bid to stop Cork to Boston route
Irish Examiner / Posted 28 days ago
in a bid to block an airline's attempt to launch the first transatlantic flights from Cork Airport. Representatives Peter DeFazio and Rick Larsen, both Democrats, and Republicans Frank LoBiondo and Lynn Westmoreland, confirmed last night... Read more
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Irish Examiner
US senators bid to stop Cork to Boston routeUS senators have introduced legislation in a bid to block plans for the first t
US senators bid to stop Cork to Boston route
Irish Examiner / Posted 28 days ago
US senators have introduced legislation in a bid to block plans for the first transatlantic flights from Cork Airport. Peter DeFazio and Rick Larsen, both Democrats, and Republicans Frank LoBiondo and Lynn Westmoreland, confirmed last night... Read more
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OregonLive.com
The Oregonian/OregonLive editorial board's recommendations for the May 17 primary: Editorial EndorsementsSenate: Ron Wyden (D), Sam Carpenter (R) U.S. House, District 1: Suzanne Bonam
The Oregonian/OregonLive editorial board's recommendations for the May 17 primary: Editorial Endorsements
OregonLive.com / Posted 29 days ago
Senate: Ron Wyden (D), Sam Carpenter (R) U.S. House, District 1: Suzanne Bonamici (D) U.S. House, District 4: Peter DeFazio (D) U.S. House, District 5: Kurt Schrader (D) Statewide offices Senate District 21: Kathleen Taylor... Read more
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Air Force Times
House backs bill to use testimonials to combat terrorismor the incident in which an abortion foe killed three people at a Colorado Plan
House backs bill to use testimonials to combat terrorism
Air Force Times / Posted 30 days ago
or the incident in which an abortion foe killed three people at a Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic, Coleman said. Rep. Peter DeFazio, D-Ore., asked whether GOP supporters of the bill were "afraid of offending some right-wing nuts out there,"... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Airline lobbying group fights to privatize air traffic controlmonth according to The Hill. “I've made myself very, very clear." When the pro
Airline lobbying group fights to privatize air traffic control
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted a month ago
month according to The Hill. “I've made myself very, very clear." When the proposal was first presented in February Rep. Peter DeFazio agree with this same sentiment. "A simple wand of privatization is not a solution to all our problems,”... Read more

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