Progressive Democrat proudly representing Oregon’s 3rd Congressional District.
Successful ballot propositions point to the many areas that unite Americans rather than divide us, especially on cannabis. As we enter a difficult period of transition and healing, government action should capitalize on these critical and unifying issues.
Reflecting today not only on the sacrifices and contributions of our veterans, but also on the ways we can better care for them by eliminating veteran homelessness, ensuring equal access to medical marijuana and quality health care, and more. #VeteransDay
As I told the @nytimes , it's heartbreaking to see more and more local, independent restaurants fail when a bipartisan solution — our RESTAURANTS Act — could save them. Let's get this done NOW!
As someone who has been a fan and friend of @JohnKerry for a long time, I could not be more excited about John being our new Climate Czar. This is a long-standing passion for him and there’s nobody better equipped to carry the banner.
Too many Portland-area businesses are hurting this year. If you’re searching for holiday gifts, please consider supporting a small business or buying a gift card to a local, independent restaurant. Here are some ideas for #SmallBusinessSaturday :