DeFazio Announces Retirement

DeFazio Announces Retirement

Oregon’s longest serving member of Congress Peter DeFazio announced today that he will not be seeking re-election to congress after 36 years representing the 4th district.  DeFazio says that it is with humility and gratitude that he makes the announcement and it has been an honor to serve the 4th district.  DeFazio says he will focus the next few years on his health and well-being as he passes the baton to the next generation.  Defazio’s term will end with the new congress in January 2023.