Bicycles January, 13 2009

Earl Blumenauer, Bicycle Evangelist

Earl Blumenauer (D) is the founder of the Congressional Bicycle Congress and representative from the Portland, OR area. Since entering Congress he’s been pushing a bicycle driven lifestyle for years. As economic crisis finds people re-evaluating their car usage, Blumenauer is finding his best opportunity to promote new systems of environmental sustainability. Blumenauer is profiled in today’s New York Times.