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Tim Walz's Public Statements on Issue: Employment and Affirmative Action

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
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
April 8, 2014 Walz Calls for Passage of the Paycheck Fairness Act on Equal Pay Day
March 4, 2014 Letter to Richard Cordray, Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - Payroll Card Abuse
Nov. 7, 2013 Bipartisan Group Aims to Improve Job Opportunities for Vets
Sept. 23, 2013 Walz Visits SAGE in Faribault
July 23, 2013 Walz Introduces Bipartisan Veterans Jobs Bill
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
Aug. 24, 2012 President Signs into Law Walz Bill Expanding Job Protections for Our Troops
Aug. 3, 2012 Walz Bill to Expand Job Protection to Service Members Will Become Law of the Land
July 23, 2012 President Signs Walz's Job-creating Legislation for Veterans
June 27, 2012 House Committee Approves Walz's "Veteran Skills to Jobs Act' with Unanimous, Bipartisan Support
June 21, 2012 Reps. Walz and Stivers Bipartisan Veterans Jobs Bill Receives Hearing
May 30, 2012 Walz, Bilirakis, Owens Legislation to Expand Job Protection to Service Members Passes House
May 30, 2012 Veterans Legislation Heads to Senate
Dec. 20, 2011 Walz to Boehner: Stop the Games and Get Middle Class Tax Cuts Done
March 10, 2011 Walz Statement on Wisconsin
July 20, 2006 Walz Shares Coalition's Concerns Over DM&E Safety Record
Jan. 1, 1 Minnesota's Big Spender: Gurknecht Spends Taxpayer Dollars On Himself
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Economic Issues and Fiscal Responsibility
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