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Tim Walz's Public Statements

Full Name: Timothy 'Tim' J. Walz
Office: U.S. House (MN) - District 1, Democratic/Farmer/Labor
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic/Farmer/Labor for U.S. House - District 1
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Gwen; 2 Children: Hope, Gus
Birth Date: 04/06/1964
Birth Place: West Point, NE
Home City: Mankato, MN
Religion: Lutheran
Date Title
Issue Position: Fiscal Responsibility
Issue Position: Economy
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Government Reform
Issue Position: Agriculture
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Iraq and Afghanistan
Issue Position: Appropriations
Issue Position: Economy
Issue Position: Transportation
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Ethics
Issue Position: Agriculture
Issue Position: Economy
Issue Position: Veterans
July 22, 2014 Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson, Walz: Administration Issues Disaster Declaration for Communities Impacted by Devastating Flooding
July 21, 2014 Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson, Walz: Disaster Loans Available for Small Businesses and Other Organizations Affected by Flooding in Rock, Murray, Nobles, and Pipestone Counties
July 16, 2014 Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson, Walz Announce USDA Disaster Declaration for Rock and Adjacent Counties, Allowing Them to Be Considered for Emergency Assistance
July 14, 2014 Walz Lauds Public-Private Partnership at Blue Earth Groundbreaking
July 10, 2014 Walz, Miller, Duckworth Introduce Comprehensive Legislation to Tackle Veteran Suicide
July 9, 2014 Walz Co-Sponsors Reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Major Disaster Declaration
June 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Biodiesel Volume
June 24, 2014 Walz, Womack Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Train Child Protection Professionals to Detect, Prevent Child Abuse
June 24, 2014 Womack, Walz Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Train Child Protection Professionals to Detect, Prevent Child Abuse
June 24, 2014 Hearing of VA Reform Conference Committee - VA Reform and Increased Care for Veterams
June 23, 2014 Walz Statement on Office of Special Counsel Findings
June 20, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Norway Nominee
June 20, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions
June 18, 2014 Walz, Lummis Introduce Bi-partisan Trails Bill
June 18, 2014 Walz Named to Bipartisan, Bicameral VA Reform Bill Conference Committee
June 17, 2014 Lyle C. Pearson Community-Based Outpatient Clinic
June 12, 2014 Letter to Dan Tangherlini, Administrator of the United States General Services Administration, and Lori Scialabba, Acting Director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services - USCIS Field Office Location
June 12, 2014 Minnesota Lawmakers meet with Interior Secretary to Press the Administration to Complete Lewis and Clark Water System
June 11, 2014 Governor Dayton, Minnesota Congressional Delegation Meet with Secretary of the Interior to Push for Federal Funding for Lewis & Clark Water Project
June 10, 2014 Walz Pleased VA Working with Mayo Clinic, Others in Health Care Industry
June 10, 2014 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of the Army - Minnesota National Guard's Ability to Assist Victims of Sexual Assault
June 10, 2014 Walz Supports Bipartisan House Measure to Expand Veterans' Access to Care
June 6, 2014 Walz Statement on 70th Anniversary of D-Day
May 30, 2014 Walz Statement Regarding Secretary Shinseki's Resignation
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
May 28, 2014 Walz Statement on Interim VA IG Report
May 21, 2014 Walz Votes to Hold VA Employees Accountable
May 20, 2014 Walz Votes to Fight Invasive Carp & Support "Made-in-America" Jobs
May 14, 2014 Walz & Veterans Groups Meet with Local VA Officials to Talk Wait Times for Medical Care
May 14, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture
May 13, 2014 Klobuchar, Franken, Ellison, Paulsen, Walz, Nolan Provision to Keep Invasive Carp Out of Minnesota's Waterways Included in Final Water Infrastructure Bill
May 9, 2014 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
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