Candidate Details

Suzanne Bonamici

House - Incumbent

Rep. Suzanne Bonamici won a special election to represent Oregon’s 1st Congressional District in 2012, which encompasses parts of Portland and surrounding counties that include a thriving technology sector, farmland, and coastline.

Rep. Bonamici began her career as a consumer rights attorney and previously served in the Oregon Senate and House of Representatives. In Congress, Rep. Bonamici has become a leading advocate for a strong public education system and efforts to address climate change and the health of our oceans. An active member of her local Jewish community, Rep. Bonamici has traveled to Israel with her family, and is an outspoken supporter of a two-state solution.