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Congressman
Rep. Peter A. DeFazio [D, OR-4]
for
District 4, Oregon

About

Peter DeFazio was born May 27, 1947. He graduated from Tufts University with a B.S. He went on to earn a Master’s degree from the University of Oregon in 1977. From 1977 to 1982, DeFazio worked as an aide for Congressman Jim Weaver.

 

Peter DeFazio was elected as a Lane County commissioner in 1983 and served as Chairman from 1985 to 1986. He was elected to Congress in 1986 and serves as lead Dem of the House Transportation and Infrastructure's Highways and Transit Subcommittee. Peter DeFazio is also a Member of House Committee on Homeland Security and Natural Resources Committee.

Bio-Information

D.O.B 05/27/1947
Location Oregon
Office 2134 Rayburn House Office Building
Party Democrat
Phone 202-225-6416

Select Interest Group Rating

57%
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
21%
National Rifle Association
89%
AFL-CIO
100%
American Civil Liberties Union
24%
National Taxpayers Union
100%
NARAL Pro-Choice America
4%
American Conservative Union
95%
Americans for Democratic Action