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Legislator PhotoRepresentative Alissa Keny-Guyer

Democrat - District 46 - Portland

Capitol Phone: 503-986-1446
Capitol Address: 900 Court St. NE, H-272 Salem, Oregon 97301
Email: Rep.AlissaKenyGuyer@oregonlegislature.gov
Website: http://www.oregonlegislature.gov/keny-guyer

 
  
  
  
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collapse Year : 2018 ‎(11)
Here’s One Issue Blue and Red States Agree On: Preventing Deaths of Expectant and New MothersProPublic3/26/2018 
A victory for those needing affordable housing Oregon Food Bank3/21/2018 
Oregon Tackles Rise in Maternal Deaths and Stark Racial DisparitiesLund Report3/9/2018 
Lawmakers fund housing programs, emergency sheltersKTVZ3/3/2018 
Oregon House OKs prescriptions price transparency billKTVZ2/28/2018 
Oregon House OKs 'tuition transparency' billKTVZ2/20/2018 
Ore. lawmakers move to help scrub racist deed languageKTVZ2/15/2018 
City of Portland Wants to Change the Oregon State Constitution to Build HousingWillamette Week2/10/2018 
Oregon funds $8.9 mil. in affordable housing for veterans: 'We owe it to them'KATU2/9/2018 
Portland adopts rules to contain lead and asbestos in home demolitionsOregonian2/2/2018 
Audacious bills. Short timeline. And a big ‘if.’NW Labor Press1/16/2018 
collapse Year : 2017 ‎(36)
Metro: amend Constitution as voters consider housing bondPortland Tribune12/21/2017 
Oregon lawmaker says housing is core state responsibilityPortland Tribune12/21/2017 
COFA Islanders Rush to Enroll, but Face Obstacles in Special Insurance ProgramLund Report11/8/2017 
2017 Environmental Scorecard for the Oregon LegislatureOLCV10/4/2017 
'Cover All Kids' worth praisingThe Times8/10/2017 
New Oregon law will screen patients for suicide risk before releaseSpokesman-Review7/27/2017 
Legislators Celebrate Achievements, Fret About Big Money’s InfluenceThe Lund Report7/12/2017 
Salem in bill-passing frenzyThe Bulletin7/5/2017 
Kruse Leads Senate to Expand Oregon Health Plan to Immigrant KidsLund Report7/3/2017 
Oregon House OKs bill to boost protection for janitorial workersKTVZ7/2/2017 
House Votes to Protect Janitorial WorkersOregon House Democrats7/1/2017 
New law calls for screening patients for suicide riskMiami Herald6/30/2017 
Oregonians Need Reproductive Health Equity NowStatesman Journal6/27/2017 
New Law Will Screen Patients For Suicide Risk Before ReleaseKXL6/27/2017 
Representative Earl Blumnenauer Town Hall MeetingC-SPAN5/30/2017 
Bipartisan Bill Passes House To Revamp State’s Blind Vending ProgramThe Lund Report5/25/2017 
Senate Approves Keny-Guyer’s Bills Closing Mental Health GapsThe Lund Report5/25/2017 
Oregon's mental healthcare crisis fails most in needKoin 65/4/2017 
As Suicide Problem Grows in Oregon, Legislators Debate SolutionsThe Lund Report4/28/2017 
Radio InterviewXRAY FM4/26/2017 
Ombudsman praises report on state's elder care complaint databaseThe Oregonian4/26/2017 
Raising The Smoking AgeThink Out Loud, OPB4/25/2017 
Bill Insures Workers Can Take Time to Deal With New Baby, Injury or IllnessMyCentralOregon.com4/20/2017 
Oregon lawmakers may raise cigarette taxes by $2 per packOregonian3/10/2017 
Oregon lawmakers look to rein in massive mortgage interest tax breakOregonian3/9/2017 
Trump used failed Portland car bomb plot as justification for new travel banOregonian3/8/2017 
Transgender Rights and Nurse Vasectomy Bills Head to House FloorThe Lund Report3/8/2017 
XRAY radio interview about the Legislative Session with Rep. Alissa Keny-Guyer and Pam PhanXRAY FM3/1/2017 
Sex trafficking, evictions, gun reform among top priorities for Oregon Women’s Health & Wellness AllianceStatesman Journal2/27/2017 
Push to Cover Immigrant Children Alive Amid Health Budget WoesThe Lund Report2/21/2017 
Majority Leader Wants to Streamline Process for Transgender Records ChangesThe Lund Report2/21/2017 
New Law Aims to Curb Police Profiling The Skanner2/16/2017 
Bill would help protect seniors seeking care referralsMailTribune.com2/12/2017 
State may expand on Portland landlord policyKOIN2/6/2017 
Lawmakers and tenants grapple with the housing crisis at Sunday renters' forumKGW2/5/2017 
January 9: Police Find a Dead Infant With His Homeless Mother at a Portland Bus StopWillamette Week1/11/2017 
collapse Year : 2016 ‎(23)
Oregon Could See Higher Spending if Safety Net Program for Seniors CutThe Lund Report12/21/2016 
Rep. Alissa Keny-Guyer Pledges to Introduce Legislation to Reform the Electoral CollegeWillamette Week 11/28/2016 
After tales of neglect, advocates are giving standards a closer lookThe Bulletin8/8/2016 
Lawmakers must protect kids from lead in schools Oregonian6/20/2016 
Landmark housing bill wins final approval from Oregon LegislatureOregonian3/3/2016 
'Your Voice, Your Vote': Panel of experts discusses toxic air regulationsKATU2/28/2016 
Senate approves inclusionary zoningPortland Tribune2/26/2016 
Oregon lawmakers approve protections for rentersThe Register-Guard2/24/2016 
House approves renter relief measures as clock ticks on wider housing dealThe Oregonian2/23/2016 
Housing Measures Move Forward In Oregon LegislatureOregon Public Broadcasting2/23/2016 
Lawmakers progress on housing legislationWallowa County Chieftain2/23/2016 
Housing Measures Move Forward In Oregon LegislatureOPB2/23/2016 
House Health Approves Further Study of Basic Health Plan on Partisan VoteThe Lund Report2/12/2016 
Keny-Guyer and Stark Renew Push for General Assistance for HomelessThe Lund Report2/5/2016 
Housing crisis: Renter protection bill drops relocation costs, retaliation changeBloomberg2/5/2016 
Lawmakers Seek Children’s Taxing DistrictWillamette Week2/3/2016 
Housing legislation has dismal prospectsPortland Tribune2/1/2016 
Health Leaders Look Beyond 2016 Session to Fulfill Policy GoalsThe Lund Report1/27/2016 
Portland must plan for healthy, diverse neighborhoodsStreet Roots1/21/2016 
Housing relief: Lawmaker seeks relocation money, ban on rent hikes in first yearThe Oregonian1/14/2016 
Big shift in Salem: Realtors and some builders are open to housing price controlsBike Portland1/14/2016 
Oregon lawmakers scramble closer to deals on minimum wage, housing reliefThe Oregonian1/13/2016 
Why Inclusionary Zoning MattersOregon Environmental Council1/11/2016 
collapse Year : 2015 ‎(30)
A New Hope for Affordable HousingThe Portland Mercury12/16/2015 
Housing crisis lands on Oregon lawmakers' growing 2016 agendaThe Oregonian11/17/2015 
Lawmakers plan to respond to housing crisisPortland Tribune11/17/2015 
OHA announces 2015 Dr. Bruce Goldberg Health Equity ChampionsThe Lund Report10/27/2015 
Toxic Free Kids Act a Starting Line for Public HealthThe Lund Report8/4/2015 
Coalition of legislators scores $17 million to rebuild 14 blocks of Outer PowellBike Portland7/7/2015 
Oregonian misses mark on Toxic Free Kids Act Oregon Live7/3/2015 
Toxic Free Kids Act heads to governorStatesman Journal7/3/2015 
Oregon Passes Historic Toxics ProtectionsOregon Environmental Council7/3/2015 
Keny-Guyer Wins Resounding Approval for Radon Testing in SchoolsThe Lund Report7/2/2015 
Governor Kate Brown signs bills to improve mental healthHood River News7/2/2015 
New law enables health workers to do more to prevent cavities and other oral diseaseThe Lund Report6/30/2015 
Islanders Get Promise of 2016 for Insurance Program While State Refines DetailsThe Lund Report6/25/2015 
Should Oregon Cities Be Allowed to Mandate Affordable Housing?Portland Mercury5/28/2015 
Throw Yourself into One or More Causes”: Alissa Keny-GuyerPQ Monthly 5/21/2015 
Mental Health Laws Designed to Brace Patients Leaving the HospitalThe Lund Report5/17/2015 
How would you spend $95 million?Children First For Oregon5/6/2015 
Passage Likely for Care Act for Elderly, People with Mental IllnessThe Lund Report4/17/2015 
New bill aimed at regulating crematoriums KOIN 6 News3/29/2015 
Burn Notice: Backlash Against a Portland Crematory Could Spark Statewide ChangeThe Portland Mercury3/25/2015 
Bipartisan House Votes to Mandate Nurses at Blood DrivesThe Lund Report3/24/2015 
Oregon House Wants School Kids to Be Free to Lather on the SunscreenThe Lund Report3/19/2015 
Oregon Lawmakers To Schools: Let Kids Use SunscreenNW News Network3/18/2015 
Oregon House passes bill allowing sunscreen use in schoolsThe Mail Tribune3/18/2015 
House bills aim to improve communication, require discharge planning for hospitalized psychiatric patientsMental Health Association of Portland3/18/2015 
Nurse Midwives Want to Be Assured of Hospital Admitting PrivilegesThe Lund Report3/12/2015 
Radon testing by schools bill heard in House CommitteeOregon School Boards Association3/6/2015 
Keny-Guyer Hoping Fourth Time a Charm for Toxic-Free Kids ActThe Lund Report3/3/2015 
Bill would regulate toxins in children's productsStatesman Journal 3/2/2015 
Foster youth seek legislative support for extracurriculars, savings accountsOregon Live2/3/2015 
collapse Year : 2014 ‎(13)
Keny-Guyer to Try for Oregon Healthcare Dream Act for Immigrant ChildrenThe Lund Report9/24/2014 
New SE Portland education center, housing development for Native American foster care children moves forwardOregonian7/8/2014 
Parental Responsibility When Kids Gain Access To GunsOregon Public Broadcasting6/17/2014 
Forcing the IssueThe Portland Mercury5/28/2014 
Frederick, Keny-Guyer, Fritz March with 3,000 to End Mental Illness StigmaThe Lund Report5/21/2014 
PCC CelebratesThe Southeast Examiner5/1/2014 
PCC celebrates new SE Center buildingPortland Tribune4/9/2014 
States target toxic chemicals as Washington fails to actThe Center for Public Integrity4/2/2014 
Dembrow’s Healthcare Study Imperiled by Lack of Private FundsThe Lund Report3/19/2014 
Medical Equipment Exchange Bill Passes HouseThe Lund Report3/4/2014 
Bill would require testing for radon at school sitesStatesman Journal2/6/2014 
Lobbying on track to sideline Oregon attempt to phase out chemicals in children's productsOregon Live2/4/2014 
Keny-Guyer Hopes to Create Pilot Program to Refurbish Used Medical EquipmentThe Lund Report1/22/2014 
collapse Year : 2013 ‎(43)
Oregon allows mothers to take placentas home from hospital The LA Times12/31/2013 
Oregon earned sick leave bill not coming in 2014 as legislative agenda takes shapeOregon Live11/26/2013 
Alissa Keny-Guyer Takes Toxics Fight to WashingtonThe Lund Report11/12/2013 
Advocates Celebrate Prenatal Care ExpansionThe Lund Report9/25/2013 
Opinion: Together We are AbundantEl Hispanic News9/5/2013 
Toxic Toys Bill Likely to Make a ComebackThe Lund Report8/30/2013 
Nine Legislators Named 2013 Health Center Heroes by OPCAOPCA8/6/2013 
Bill Banning Toxic Chemicals in Toys Dies in SenateThe Lund Report7/30/2013 
Work Continues for Lawmakers with New Task Forces on State Budget, School FundingOregon Live7/17/2013 
Baby's Death in Coos County Helps Lead to Review of Oregon Midwife RegulationsOregon Live7/5/2013 
House Passes Bill to List and Report Toxic Chemicals in Children's ProductsBusiness Week6/19/2013 
House Votes to Protect Kids, Environment From Toxic ChemicalsThe Lund Report6/18/2013 
Oregon House Votes to Phase out Potentially Toxic Chemicals in some Children's ProductsOregon Live6/18/2013 
Why Healthful Vending Machines Might Hurt The BlindOregon Public Broadcasting5/28/2013 
Legislature Carves a Place for African-American Hair CareThe Lund Report5/24/2013 
Oregon Senate Approves Easing Regulations on Natural Hair CareOregon Live5/23/2013 
Oregon Receives an “A” in Campaign Finance Transparency for Independent GroupsStatesman Journal5/22/2013 
Integrated Pest Management Committee Closer to RealityCapital Press5/16/2013 
Oregon Senate Passes Bill Allowing Moms to Keep PlacentasOregon Live5/8/2013 
Bill Giving Teens Unfettered Access to Therapists Arouses Debate Over Parental RightsThe Lund Report5/7/2013 
Foster Youth, Advocates Push for Foster Youth Bill of RightsThe Lund Report5/3/2013 
Bill Lets Women Take Placenta Home with BabyThe Lund Report5/1/2013 
House Passes State Agency IPM BillCapital Press4/26/2013 
HB3409's Broad Support is not so Unlikely Oregon Catalyst4/25/2013 
Natural Hair-Care Bill Passes Oregon House with Unanimous ApprovalOregon Live4/23/2013 
House Health Committee Approves CCO Daylight Bill on Narrow VoteThe Lund Report4/18/2013 
Legislation Calling for Healthier Snacks in Oregon Vending Machines Turns into Task Force BillOregon Live4/17/2013 
Lawmakers Speak at Domestic Violence RallyStatesman Journal4/15/2013 
Midwife Bill Clears Health Committee, Requires LicenseThe Lund Report4/15/2013 
Bill Would Ban Pop and Junk Food in Public Vending MachinesThe Lund Report4/9/2013 
Latino Health Coalition Wants Traditional Health Worker CommissionThe Lund Report4/8/2013 
Oregon Legislator Proposes Bill To Limit Vending Products Vending Marketwatch4/8/2013 
Cultural Competency Training Compromise Likely to Become LawThe Lund Report4/5/2013 
Guns, PERS and Cracking Down on Vending Snacks in Public Buildings: Oregon Legislature TodayOregon Live4/5/2013 
Cultural Competency Training Compromise Likely to Become LawThe Lund Report4/5/2013 
Oregon is One Step Closer to a Youth Bill of Rights!Oregon Foster Youth Connection4/3/2013 
Bill that Aims to Cut Pesticide use by Oregon State Agencies Gains SupportOregon Live4/3/2013 
House Committee Votes to Require Insurers to Pay for Court-Ordered TreatmentThe Lund Report3/29/2013 
House Bill Requires Midwives to Be Licensed in OregonThe Lund Report3/19/2013 
Green Living: Toxic Kids' ProductsKATU News3/17/2013 
Bipartisan Bill Could Take Toxic Toys off the MarketThe Lund Report3/13/2013 
Representative Alissa Keny-Guyer, Oregon House District 46The Oregonian1/14/2013 
211info Launches New Service to Empower Local Families [Portland Metro]211 Info1/14/2013 
collapse Year : 2012 ‎(2)
Planting trees in memory of Gail AchtermanOregonian 4/1/2012 
Legislature adjourns sessionThe Oregonian3/5/2012 
collapse Year : 2011 ‎(1)
Keny-Guyer Sworn In To Complete Ben Cannon's House TermOregon Public Broadcasting10/4/2011 
  
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collapse Year : 2018 ‎(4)
2018 Legislative Session: Short but Sweet (March) 
Sine Die: The Session Adjourns! (March) 
Second week of the session...still roaring (March) 
2018 Legislative Session off to a Roaring Start! (March) 
collapse Year : 2017 ‎(9)
Joint Town Hall with Commissioner Jessica Vega Pederson (October) 
Back to School and Work! (September) 
2017 Legislative Summary (July) 
June Update With Only a Few Days to Go!  (June) 
Legislative Update, on the heels of the last one! (May) 
Memorial Day Legislative Update (May) 
Good and bad news as we meet the HALF WAY mark in session! (April) 
March came in like a lion, and out like a lion! (April) 
2017 Session: First month down... four (plus) to go! (March) 
collapse Year : 2016 ‎(3)
2016 Session Wrap-Up and Town Hall! (March) 
Half way through the 2016 Session already!  (February) 
Session Starts Tomorrow! (January) 
collapse Year : 2015 ‎(5)
2015 Legislative Summary (July) 
From Charleston to the Supreme Court, with joy, sadness, and hope... (June) 
The State's Economic Health (and mine), & TIME TO VOTE! (May) 
Mid-Session Wrap! (April) 
First Month Legislative Wrap-up--Its been a whirlwind! (February) 
collapse Year : 2014 ‎(2)
Early Learning & My District Update! (July) 
2014 Session Recap (March) 
collapse Year : 2013 ‎(5)
2013 Special Session (October) 
Opportunities to Weigh in on the Special Session (September) 
Special Session Announced, Sept 30th (August) 
Finally Over! Summary of the 2013 Session and My Priorities (July) 
Update Before the Final Stretch (June) 
collapse Year : 2012 ‎(2)
Pre-vote in Nike Special Session (December) 
2012 Legislative Wrap-Up (March) 
  
  
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