Congressional Candidates Face Off

EUGENE, Ore. — For the first time this year, candidates for Oregon’s 4th Congressional U.S. District seat went head to head in a debate in Eugene. Incumbent Rep. Peter DeFazio a Democrat from Springfield, Pacific Green Candidate Michael Beilstein from Corvallis and Republican challenger Art Robinson from Cave Junction took the podium Wednesday night at … Continue reading »

Sen. Merkley’s Experience at Capitol

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Oregon Senator Jeff Merkley was among the lawmakers ducking for cover when those shots rang out at the nation’s capital, Thursday. Sen. Merkley says he just finished a meeting at the Capitol and was walking on an outside back to the Senate office buildings. He was with two other senators when he … Continue reading »

Rep. DeFazio Hosts Town Hall Meetings

EUGENE, Ore. – Oregon Rep. Peter DeFazio will hold four town hall meetings in Lane County next Wednesday. Rep. DeFazio has held over 300 town hall meetings across Southwest Oregon while in Congress and has developed many legislative initiatives based on conversations with Oregonians. On Wednesday, September 25, he will hold meeting in Florence, Eugene … Continue reading »