Earl Blumenauer Quotes

It’s better to spend the money we have now more wisely than to spend a lot more money after the fact on the dysfunction we’ve created.

Earl Blumenauer
Earl Blumenauer
  • Born: August 16, 1948
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Politician

Earl Francis Blumenauer is the U.S. Representative for Oregon's 3rd congressional district, serving since 1996. He is a member of the Democratic Party. The district includes most of Portland east of the Willamette River. He previously spent over 20 years as a public official in Portland, including serving on the Portland City Council from 1987 to 1996.