Obama Administration says health insurance premiums will soar in 2017, Schrader stays silent

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 24, 2016 CONTACT: Reagan Knopp [email protected] Obama Administration says health insurance premiums will soar in 2017, Schrader stays silent Salem, OR — Today, the Obama Administration reported that health insurance premiums will rise by over 20% in Oregon. Double-digit rate hikes are a common occurrence throughout the country in 2017. The

Oregon Education Ranking Drops Under Schrader’s Watch

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 17, 2016 CONTACT: Reagan Knopp 503.400.8250 | [email protected] Oregon Education Ranking Drops Under Schrader’s Watch Sinks to 48th in Nation Salem, OR — Today, The Oregonian reported that Oregon’s high school graduation rate has sunk to third worst in the country. At the same time, the national graduation rate has reached

Schrader Votes with Party Bosses to Give Slush Funds to Liberal Activists

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 11, 2016 CONTACT: Reagan Knopp 503.400.8250 | [email protected] Schrader Votes with Party Bosses to Give Slush Funds to Liberal Activists Salem, OR — On Friday, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Stop Settlement Slush Funds Act of 2016 (HR 5063). This legislation ensures that money acquired by the Department of

Schrader Doesn’t Want to Debate

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 30th, 2016 CONTACT: Reagan Knopp 503.400.8250 | [email protected] Schrader Doesn’t Want to Debate Salem, OR — Today, the Colm Willis for Congress campaign slammed Kurt Schrader for declining to participate in a televised forum hosted by the League of Women Voters of Marion and Polk counties. The League of Women Voters

Willis Announces Farm Team

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 27th, 2016 CONTACT: Reagan Knopp 503.400.8250 | [email protected] Willis Announces Farm Team Ag Leaders Endorse Colm Willis for Congress Salem, OR — Today, Colm Willis announced the “Colm Willis for Congress Farm Team”. The team will play a critical role in building support for the Willis campaign among members of the

Willis Pushes Schrader to Debate in Polk, Benton, Lincoln, Tillamook, and Multnomah

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 12, 2016 CONTACT: Reagan Knopp [email protected] Willis Pushes Schrader to Debate in Polk, Benton, Lincoln, Tillamook, and Multnomah Colm Willis, candidate for Congress, urged Kurt Schrader to debate him in every county in Oregon’s 5th district. Schrader has agreed to appear jointly with Willis at only two events, ignoring the voters

Schrader Ignores Obamacare Implosion

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 23, 2016 CONTACT: Reagan Knopp [email protected] Schrader Ignores Obamacare Implosion Salem, OR — Recent headlines paint a grim picture for the future of Obamacare, and an even worse future for Oregonians trying to get health insurance. Obamacare has gone from the president’s greatest achievement to a ‘slow-motion death spiral’ – Bussiness

Schrader Must Square Support of Clinton with Voters

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 23, 2016 CONTACT: Reagan Knopp [email protected] Schrader Must Square Support of Clinton with Voters Salem, OR — Reports show most of the people from outside the government who met with Hillary Clinton while she was Secretary of State also gave money to the Clinton Foundation. This further confirms earlier reports that

Schrader Must Condemn Pay to Play

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 11, 2016 CONTACT: Reagan Knopp [email protected] Schrader Must Condemn Pay to Play Salem, OR — On Tuesday additional emails from the Hillary Clinton State Department were publicly released. The emails showed that Clinton and her staff participated in “Pay to Play” schemes whereby donors to the Clinton foundation received favored status

Statement on Payment by the White House to Iran

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 8, 2016 CONTACT: Reagan Knopp [email protected] Statement on Payment by the White House to Iran Salem, OR — Colm Willis, candidate for Congress in Oregon’s 5th congressional district, issued the following statement on the Obama administration’s reported $400 million cash payment to Iran: “What are we doing sending $400 million dollars

Willis Urges Schrader to Accept Debate Invite

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 19, 2016 CONTACT: David Giglio [email protected] Willis Urges Schrader to Accept Debate Invite STAYTON, OR- Earlier today Colm Willis confirmed he will be participating in the debate hosted by the Salem City Club on Friday, October 7. The debate will take place at noon in Salem. Willis urged his opponent, Kurt

Schrader Drags His Feet on Debates

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 13, 2016 CONTACT: Reagan Knopp [email protected] Schrader Drags His Feet on Debates Stayton, OR — Nineteen days after he challenged Kurt Schrader to debate, Colm Willis questioned Schrader’s willingness to face his constituents in a debate, citing the letter he sent to Schrader: “As a voter, I am concerned that Kurt