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February 2014

Wyden, Merkley Applaud President For Endorsing Federal Wildfire Funding Reform Plan
Wyden, Crapo Applaud White House Endorsement of Wyden-Crapo Federal Wildfire Policy Reform Plan
Oregon Senators Introduce Drought Relief Legislation

July 2013

Sens. Wyden and Merkley, Rep. Walden, and Gov. Kitzhaber Form Klamath River Basin Task Force

June 2013

Wyden, Merkley, Announce Passage of Devil’s Staircase Wilderness Bill

May 2013

Wyden Amendment to Help Small Ports Included in Senate Bill

April 2013

Baldface and Rough and Ready Creeks named to “Most Endangered Rivers” List
Wyden Testifies on Behalf of Hermiston Wastewater Bill, Drought Relief Act

February 2013

Wyden and Merkley Re-Introduce Land Bills to Protect Wilderness Areas in Oregon

January 2013

Wyden Announces Senior Energy and Natural Resources Committee Staff

November 2012

Bingaman, Wyden, Udall and Markey applaud Interior Department’s Drakes Estero decision

September 2012

Wyden, Merkley announce Malheur Lumber to postpone closure

August 2012

Pair of Wyden, Merkley Land Management Bills Pass the House of Representatives

July 2012

Wyden Statement on Commitments from Chairman Bingaman and Bureau of Reclamation Commissioner Connor for Funding of a Long-term Klamath Basin Solution

June 2012

Surface Transportation Bill Includes Senate-Passed County Payments Extension

May 2012

Wyden Leads Letter to Senate Conferees Calling for County Payments and PILT to be Adopted in Surface Transportation Conference

March 2012

***Webcast Available*** Wyden to Chair Hearing on Bill to Preserve Rogue River as Wild and Scenic Waterway

January 2012

Wyden Statement on USDA Announcement of a New Forest Planning Rule

December 2011

Wyden and Merkley Introduce Bill to Protect 60K acres around Rogue River

November 2011

Wyden/Merkley Devil’s Staircase and Oregon Caves Bills Passed by Energy and Natural Resources Committee