Candidate Details

Peter DeFazio

House - Incumbent

Rep. Peter DeFazio is Oregon’s longest serving member in the House of Representatives. The Congressman was first elected to represent Oregon’s 4th Congressional District, which encompasses the southern half of Oregon’s coastal counties, in 1986. Before being elected to Congress, Rep. DeFazio practiced as a gerontologist and served as a Lane County commissioner before winning election to Congress. He is the Ranking Member of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee and strong supporter of a two-state solution.