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Welcome to my website. It is a pleasure to represent you in Washington, D.C. My staff and I are here to help you. Please do not hesitate to contact one of my offices if you have any questions about issues going on in Congress or in your community. I need to hear from you. I hope you will use this website as a resource and I look forward to coming to your community as I travel around the district in the coming months.
Congressman Kurt Schrader
Press Releases & Statements
Congressman Kurt Schrader today signed on as cosponsor of the Small Business Formation and Job Creation Act (HR 1552). This bill would cut taxes for entrepreneurs who start small businesses. HR 1552 increases the new business start-up deduction from $5,000 to $20,000 in the hopes of freeing up additional capital for job creation and investments.
Congressman Kurt Schrader announced today that he plans to hold a town hall meeting in Newport to discuss 2009 Pacific Fishery Management Council recommendations and the next steps. The event will be held on Thursday April 9th from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 pm at the Yaquina Bay Yacht Club.
Congressman Kurt Schrader (D-OR) announced Clackamas County will receive $3,159,500 from the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant (EECBG) Program funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act passed by Congress last month. The city of Lake Oswego is also slated to receive $157,900. The funds will be available to reduce energy use and fossil fuel emissions, and for improvements in energy efficiency. Statewide, Oregon communities will be receiving grants totaling $33,501,500 including $9,593,500 dedicated to the Oregon State Energy Office.
Congressman Schrader in Molalla
Congressman Kurt Schrader meets with students, parents and teachers at Molalla River Middle School in Molalla