Sen. Merkley presented a flag and certificate.

Coast River Business Journal

Sen. Jeff Merkley recognized Clatsop Economic Development Resources and Clatsop Community College Small Business Development Center for their work in supporting businesses through the pandemic at a recent town hall meeting.

The Oregon Democrat presented a flag and certificate that stated, “At the request of the Honorable Jeff A. Merkley, United States senator, this flag was flown to honor Clatsop Economic Development Resource for support of the community and Clatsop County’s most vulnerable residents throughout the coronavirus pandemic.”

Kevin Leahy, executive director of the economic resources group, thanked him for the recognition and introduced his team members, Jessica Newhall, Tammy Lambert, Meyer Freeman, Hermes Ochoa and Ryan Stanley.

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