Day: June 14, 2019

Lincoln County Town Hall

Senator Merkley will update constituents on his work in Washington, D.C., answer their questions and invite their suggestions about how to tackle the challenges facing Oregon and America. Newport Middle School, commons 825 NE 7th St. Newport, OR 97365

Lawmakers hold roundtable with LGBTQ activists

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley met with members and allies of the LGBTQ community Friday to hear suggestions on how to make the country a safer, more inclusive place for all.  Those who attended the roundtable discussion at the Q Center in Portland brought up

Merkley presses carmakers for driver data collection info

WASHINGTON – Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore.,called upon major car manufacturers Thursday to tell Congress whether their cars collect personal data from drivers, what data they collect, who owns that data, and whether data collected is securely stored to protect consumers’ privacy. “While data plays an integral role in advancing new technology to maximize