SOTU http://klcc.org en DeFazio Responds To President's State of The Union http://klcc.org/post/defazio-responds-presidents-state-union <p> 4th District Congressman Peter DeFazio praised President Obama for his focus on the need for jobs in his state of the union address. The Springfield Democrat agrees these jobs can come from investments in transportation infrastructure. And, DeFazio says Oregonians who are unemployed need their extended benefits.<br /><br />Peter DeFazio: "I agree that it’s time for Congress to renew unemployment insurance for Oregonians and Americans who want to work but can't find a job. There are 5 unemployed Oregonians chasing every job in our state."<br /> Wed, 29 Jan 2014 15:46:18 +0000 Rachael McDonald 7252 at http://klcc.org DeFazio Responds To President's State of The Union