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BLUMENAUER, Earl, a Representative from Oregon; born in Portland, Multnomah County,
Oreg., August 16, 1948; graduated from Centennial High School, Portland, Oreg.,
1966; B.A., Lewis and Clark College, Portland, Oreg., 1970; J.D., Lewis and
Clark Law School, Portland, Oreg., 1976; assistant to the president of Portland
State University, Portland, Oreg., 1970-1977; member of the Oregon state house
of representatives, 1973-1978; member of the board of directors, Portland
Community College, 1975-1981; Multnomah County, Oreg., commissioner, 1978-1985;
Portland, Oreg., city commissioner, 1986-1996; served on the Governor’s
commission on higher education, 1990-1991; elected as a Democrat, by special
election, to the One Hundred Fourth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the
resignation of United States Representative Ronald Lee Wyden, and reelected to
the eleven succeeding Congresses (May 21, 1996-present).