U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley

Name : Jeff Merkley
Party : Democrat
State : Oregon
Class : 2
In Office : 2008 - Present
Religion : Lutheran
Birth Date : 10/24/1956
Birth Place : Myrtle Creek, Oregon
Education : Bachelor of Arts in International Relations - Stanford University (1979); Master of Public Policy degree - Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton University (1982);
Previous Political Experience : Oregon House of Representative District 47 (1999-2009)
Previous Occupation : Presidential Fellowship at the Office of the Secretary of Defense, focusing on the issues surrounding the security of American military technology; Congressional Budget Office, analyzing nuclear weapons policies and programs; Executive director of Portlan
Positions that we are tracking for this rep: Abortion, Debt, Deficit, Spending, and the Size of Government, Education, Energy and the Environment, Ethics, Gay Marriage, Guantanamo Bay, Health Care, Homeland Security, Immigration, Nuclear Weapons, Social Security, Stem Cell Research, Supreme Court Justices, Taxes, The American Jobs Act, The Economy, The Paul Ryan Plan, The Second Amendment, The Stimulus, The War in Afghanistan, The War in Iraq, Unions, Welfare and Unemployment