U.S. Rep. Lori Chavez-DeRemer

U.S. Rep. Lori Chavez-DeRemer, R-Happy Valley, speaks during a congressional hearing in Washington, D.C. She is running for reelection to Oregon's 5th Congressional District, which she first won in 2022. The district runs from Portland, over the Cascades, to Bend and Redmond.

As a candidate in 2022, Republican Lori Chavez-DeRemer said the $1.2 trillion bipartisan infrastructure law was “not a benefit” and would see “pennies on the dollar” returned to communities.

But as the U.S. representative of Oregon’s 5th Congressional District, Chavez-DeRemer has praised the law and some of the more than $5.2 billion in Oregon-specific investments that have been announced in the past two years.

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RW

The former Happy Valley Mayor is an opportunist with apparently no core beliefs rather what fits the moment. She needs to explain why she's taken money from the total misfit in Congress, Marjorie Taylor Green and what Green has in common with the great majority of the voters in Happy Valley's district. I don't respect her or Green and they'll both support Trump no matter what he says or does.

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