Earl Blumenauer

U.S. Representative from Oregon

Earl Blumenauer (/ˈblmən.ər/; born August 16, 1948) is an American politician. He is the U.S. Representative for Oregon's 3rd congressional district, since 1996. He is a member of the Democratic Party. The district includes most of Portland.[1]

Earl Blumenauer
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Oregon's 3rd district
Assumed office
May 21, 1996
Preceded byRon Wyden
Member of the Portland City Commission
for Position 2
In office
January 5, 1987 – May 25, 1996
Preceded byMildred Schwab
Succeeded byErik Sten
Member of the Oregon House of Representatives
from the 11th district
In office
January 8, 1973 – January 1, 1979
Preceded byJohn W. Anunsen
Succeeded byRick Bauman
Personal details
Born (1948-08-16) August 16, 1948 (age 71)
Portland, Oregon, U.S.
Political partyDemocratic
Spouse(s)Margaret Kirkpatrick
EducationLewis and Clark College (BA, JD)


  1. "Earl Blumenauer". Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved November 19, 2008.

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