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Wyden, Toomey Call on State Department to Investigate Reported Persecution of LGBTQ People in Azerbaijan

Washington, D.C. – A bipartisan group of senators today called on Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to investigate news reports that authorities have conducted raids and detained people in Azerbaijan because of their sexual orientation or gender identity. […]

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Merkley, Wyden press for consumer-friendly GMO labeling

QR code “labels” could leave older and rural Americans in the dark  WASHINGTON, D.C. – Oregon’s Senators Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden today pressed the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to prioritize consumer-friendly solutions in its upcoming […]

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Wyden, Senate Democrats call for permanent wildfire funding fix, comprehensive disaster relief in Third Disaster Aid Bill

Third disaster supplemental request expected from the administration this month Washington, D.C. – Following the most expensive wildfire season on record, Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., and Senate Democrats today called on the Trump administration to put forward a […]

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As LGBTQ rights case heads to Supreme Court, Merkley and Wyden join amicus brief in support of equal treatment in public accommodations

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Oregon’s Senators Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden today announced that they have joined an amicus brief in support of equal rights for the LGBTQ community and other marginalized groups in Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights […]