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Rob PCC Government Relations News

The purpose of this blog is to provide information about Portland Community College's government relations efforts. Rob Wagner, Government Relations Director for PCC, joined the college in April 2012.

Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici met with Rock Creek Campus students last month. PCC congratulates Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici on national award
Friday, November 16, 2012
The Portland Community College Board of Directors today congratulated Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (OR-1) on her selection as the recipient of the 2012 Council of Resource Development (CRD) Congressional Awardhttp://news.pcc.edu/2012/11/portland-community-college-congratulates-congresswoman-suzanne-bonamici-on-national-award/
Rule was instrumental in developing relationships with key community leaders in Columbia and Washington counties. Rock Creek Campus leader named president at Bellevue College
Thursday, November 8, 2012
David Rule will take over leadership of Washington state’s largest community collegehttp://news.pcc.edu/2012/11/david-rule-bellevue/
Schrader checks out the voltage of PCC's Toyota Prius mock up. Congressman finds PCC’s auto program is electric
Monday, November 5, 2012
Congressman Kurt Schrader visited the Sylvania Campus’ automotive shop last week, surveying the college’s noted hybrid and electric battery repair programhttp://news.pcc.edu/2012/11/congressman-auto-program/
Secretary of State reminds students, staff to do their civic duty: vote Secretary of State reminds students, staff to do their civic duty: vote
Thursday, November 1, 2012
Oregon Secretary of State Kate Brown led a workshop on the importance of voting and civic engagement for students at the Cascade Campus on Wednesday, Oct. 31http://news.pcc.edu/2012/11/secretary-of-state-visit/
PHOTOS: Stars come out for Southeast Center groundbreaking PHOTOS: Stars come out for Southeast Center groundbreaking
Wednesday, October 31, 2012
Check out the photos from the groundbreaking event at PCC's Southeast Center, where the college will expand services and its footprint there through the bond construction programhttp://news.pcc.edu/2012/10/photos-southeast-center-groundbreaking/
Congresswoman Bonamici orchestrates health information roundtable at PCC Congresswoman Bonamici orchestrates health information roundtable at PCC
Friday, October 26, 2012
Roundtable participants discussed how to prepare medical service providers to effectively use HIT systems and how to train technology developers to meet the needs of the medical industryhttp://news.pcc.edu/2012/10/bonamici-roundtable/
PCC makes impression on Congressional delegation PCC makes impression on Congressional delegation
Tuesday, October 9, 2012
U.S. Sen. Wyden, U.S. Rep. Bonamici are excited about the college’s healthcare and workforce training programs in Washington Countyhttp://news.pcc.edu/2012/10/pcc-makes-impression/
PHOTOS: U.S. Rep. Bonamici tours Rock Creek with students PHOTOS: U.S. Rep. Bonamici tours Rock Creek with students
Monday, October 8, 2012
U.S. Rep. Suzanne Bonamici was given the red carpet treatment at the Rock Creek Campushttp://news.pcc.edu/2012/10/photos-bonamici-tours-rock-creek/
Sen. Merkley encourages students to register to vote Sen. Merkley encourages students to register to vote
Wednesday, September 26, 2012
Sen. Merkley’s visit to PCC was in conjunction with National Voter Registration Day, which aims to sign up students to votehttp://news.pcc.edu/2012/09/merkley-register-vote/
Sen. Jeff Merkley visits PCC on National Voter Registration Day Sen. Jeff Merkley visits PCC on National Voter Registration Day
Tuesday, September 25, 2012
Sen. Jeff Merkley stopped by Portland Community College’s Sylvania Campus today (Tuesday, Sept. 25) to celebrate National Voter Registration Day and help sign up students to votehttp://news.pcc.edu/2012/09/sen-jeff-merkley-visits-pcc-on-national-voter-registration-day/