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Rep. Suzanne Bonamici (D-Ore.)

  • District: 1st District, Northwest and Portland suburbs; Beaverton
  • Residence: Portland
  • Born: October 14, 1954; Detroit, Mich.
  • Religion: Unspecified
  • Family: Husband, Michael H. Simon; two children
  • Education: Lane Community College, A.A. 1978 (paralegal); U. of Oregon, B.A. 1980 (journalism); U. of Oregon, J.D. 1983
  • Military Service: None
  • Political Highlights: Ore. House, 2007-08; Ore. Senate, 2008-11; U.S. House, 2012-present
  • Elected: Elected: 2012 (1st full term)
  • Committee Assignments: Education & the Workforce (Health, Employment, Labor & Pensions; Higher Education & Workforce Training); Science, Space & Technology (Environment - Ranking Member; Space)

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State Information: 1st District, Northwest and Portland suburbs; Beaverton

Election History
Year Election Candidate Votes Percent
2012 general Suzanne Bonamici (D) 197,845 59.6%
Delinda Morgan (R) 109,699 33%
Steven Reynolds (PRO) 15,009 4.5%
Bob Ekstrom (CNSTP) 8,918 2.7%
Vote For President
Year Democrat Republican Independent
2012 Barack Obama: 57% Mitt Romney: 40%
2008 Barack Obama: 60% John McCain: 38%




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