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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; 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 L. Wyden, reelected to the nine succeeding
Congresses (May 21, 1996-present).