Voting Records of Oregon Senators and Representatives

Positions marked OPPOSED are the Fair Trade positions.

Oregon Senators
Wyden (D) Merkley (D)
Colombia yes opposed
Panama yes opposed
Korea yes opposed
Peru yes
Oman opposed
Chile opposed
Singapore opposed
Morocco yes
Australia yes
Fast Track yes
Oregon Congressional Representatives
Open Seat Walden (R) Blumenauer (D) Defazio (D) Schrader (D)
Colombia yes opposed
opposed opposed
yes yes opposed yes
yes yes opposed yes
Peru   yes yes opposed
Oman   yes opposed opposed
CAFTA   yes opposed opposed
Chile   yes yes opposed
Singapore   yes yes opposed
Morocco   yes yes opposed
Australia   yes yes opposed
Fast Track   yes opposed opposed
NAFTA opposed

Trade in the 2008 Elections
White Paper onTrade’s Role in the 2008 Elections

2008 Forum on the Future of Trade

2008 Candidate Questionnaires*
Responses from Oregon House Speaker Jeff Merkley
Oregon Fair Trade Campaign, August 21, 2008

Responses from Sen. Barack Obama
Oregon Fair Trade Campaign, May 9, 2008

Responses from Dr. Ron Paul
Oregon Fair Trade Campaign, May 9, 2008

Responses from Sen. Hillary Clinton
Oregon Fair Trade Campaign, May 13, 2008

*Senators Gordon Smith and John McCain did not respond to the questionnaires they received.

ORFTC Pamphlet on Trade and Elections
Read a PDF of our four-page pamphlet detailing how trade has been successfully used as an election issue by political candidates throughout the country by clicking here.