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Ron Wyden's Biography

Office: U.S. Senate (OR) - Sr, Democratic

Contact Information

Federal Courthouse
310 West 6th Street, Room 118
Medford, OR 97501

The Jamison Building
131 Northwest Hawthorne Avenue, Suite 107
Bend, OR 97701

SAC Annex Building
105 Fir Street, Suite 201
La Grande, OR 97850

911 Northeast 11th Avenue
Suite 630
Portland, OR 97232

707 13th Street Southeast
Suite 285
Salem, OR 97301

405 East 8th Avenue
Suite 2020
Eugene, OR 97401

221 Dirksen Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510

Full Name:

Ron Wyden

Gender:

Male

Family:

Wife: Nancy; 5 Children: Adam, Lilly, William, Ava, Scarlett

Birth Date:

05/03/1949

Birth Place:

Wichita, KS

Home City:

Portland, OR

Religion:

Jewish

JD, University of Oregon School of Law, 1974

BA, Political Science, Stanford University, 1971

Attended, University of California at Santa Barbara, 1967-1969

Senator, United States Senate, 1997-present

Representative, United States House of Representatives, District 1, 1981-1996

Member, Bike Caucus

Member, Congressional Coalition on Adoption

Member, Congressional Fire Services Caucus

Member, Congressional Internet Caucus

Member, Congressional Wine Caucus

Former Chair, Energy and Natural Resources Committee, United States Senate

Former Chair, Finance Committee, United States Senate

Former Member, Health Care Subcommittee, United States Senate

Member, Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Caucus

Member, Senate Centrist Coalition

Former Ranking Member, Subcommittee on International trade, Customs, and Global Competitiveness, United States Senate

Former Member, Subcommittee on National Parks, United States Senate

Former Member, Subcommittee on Taxation and IRS Oversight, United States Senate

Co-Director/Co-Founder, Oregon Gray Panthers, 1974-1980

Director, Oregon Legal Services for the Elderly, 1977-1979

Member, Advisory Board, American Red Cross, Oregon Trail Chapter

Member, Advisory Board, Wayne Morse Center for Law and Politics

Co-Founder, Grey Panthers, Oregon Chapter

Chair, Oregon Business Plan Leadership Committee

Member, Oregon Women's Political Caucus

Member, Oregon State Board of Examiners of Nursing Home Administrators, 1977-1979

Astrological Sign:

Taurus

Awards:

Progressive, Committed and Compassionate Legislator Award, American Society of Intereventional Pain Physicians, 2001

Community Health Superheroes, National Association of Community Health Centers, 2001

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