Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Oregon) biography

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Sen. Ron Wyden (D-OR)

5th term Democrat from Oregon.


Residence: Portland

Marital Status: Married (Nancy Bass-Wyden)

Prev. Occupation: Legal Services Executive, Seniors Advocate

Prev. Political Exp.: US House, 1981-96; US Senate, 1996-present

Education: AB Stanford University, 1971; JD University of Oregon, 1974

Birthdate: 05/03/1949

Birthplace: Wichita, KS

Religion: Jewish

Percentage in Last Election: 57%

Major Opponent: Mark Callahan


Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Sen. Ron Wyden.


Washington, D.C. Office:

221 Dirksen Senate Office Building,
District of Columbia 20510
Phone: (202) 224-5244
Fax: (202) 228-2717

Portland Office: (more district offices)

911 NE 11th Avenue, Suite 630
Portland, Oregon 97232
Phone: (503) 326-7525
Fax: (503) 326-7528


Current Elected Office Committees:


Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Jeff Michels
  • Scheduling Dir.: Montana Judd
  • Legis. Dir.: Isaiah Akin
  • Comm. Dir.: Keith Chu
  • Press Secy.: Nicole L'Esperance
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Madison Moskowitz
  • Education LA: Rebecca Nathanson
  • Telecomm LA: Chris Soghoian
  • Transportation LA: Micki Alapati
  • Trade LA: Jayme White
  • Commerce LA: Rachel Lang
  • Labor LA: Rebecca Nathanson
  • Budget LA: Lavanya Sridharan
  • Government Affairs LA: Rebecca Nathanson
  • Space - NASA LA: Ben Widness
  • Animal Welfare LA: Malcolm McGeary



Current Elected Office Key Votes:

These are our key votes and this is how Sen. Ron Wyden voted on our issues. Click on each heading to sort.

Status Name of Legislation Date Voted Score
A Motion to Recede and Amend the Bill; Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008 11/08/2007 Yea Not Scored

P = Passed Voted For Us= Voted With Us
A = Agreed To Voted Against= Voted Against Us
R = Rejected Not Scored= Not Scored
C = Confirmed Ineligible to Vote= Ineligible to Vote
F = Failed

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Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Sen. Ron Wyden's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Sen. Ron Wyden a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Cosponsor? Send Message
S.1021 - 'A bill to reauthorize the Workforce Investment Act of 1998, and for other purposes. No Send Message to Sen. Ron Wyden
S.250 - 'A bill to amend the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Technical Education Act of 1998 to improve th... No Send Message to Sen. Ron Wyden


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