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Tim Walz's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

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: Iraq and Afghanistan
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 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Major Disaster Declaration
June 20, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Norway Nominee
April 24, 2014 Walz Holds Meeting on Rail Safety in Waseca
April 1, 2014 Letter to John Carter, Chairman, and David Price, Ranking Member, of the House Appropriations Committee - Increase Funding for Fire and Emergency Response Teams
Jan. 17, 2014 Walz Statement on the President's Proposed NSA Reforms
Aug. 28, 2013 Politico - Anti-War Democrats Speak Up on Syria
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
July 25, 2013 Klobuchar, Franken, Peterson, Bachmann, Ellison, Walz, Paulsen, Nolan Announce Disaster Declaration for 18 Minnesota Counties to Assist Storm Cleanup Efforts
July 22, 2013 Klobuchar, Franken, Walz Announce USDA Actions to Address Animal Feed Shortage in Minnesota
June 18, 2013 Letter to Director Burwell and Administrator Fugate - Implement Critical Disaster Recovery Legislation
May 30, 2012 Veterans Legislation Heads to Senate
Sept. 20, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner and Majority Leader Eric Cantor
March 15, 2011 Letter To The Honorable Craig Fugate, Administrator Of The Federal Emergency Management Agency
Aug. 5, 2010 Walz Statement on Arrest of Rochester Individuals Involved in Terrorist Activities
April 26, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Mary Schapiro, Chairwoman, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commision - Investigate Fraud at Goldman Sachs
Feb. 25, 2010 Intelligence Authorization Act For Fiscal Year 2010
May 12, 2009 Commending Flood Fighting Efforts in North Dakota And Minnesota
Feb. 11, 2009 The American People Know What the Bottom Line Is
Sept. 10, 2008 Walz: National Security Must be Paramount in U.S. Energy Policy
June 17, 2008 Letter to the Honorable George W. Bush, President of the United States
May 16, 2008 Walz Votes for Historic Expansion of GI Bill
Feb. 23, 2008 Walz Denounces TV Ad as Reckless on National Security
Feb. 13, 2008 Walz Takes on White House, Congessional Leadeship for Failing to Fix the "Protect America Act" on Time
Oct. 20, 2007 Sen. Klobuchar and Rep. Walz Successful in Pushing for Extension of Deadline for SE Minnesotans to Apply for Disaster Aid
Oct. 11, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Michael Mukasey, Patterson Belknapp Webb & Tyler LLP
Oct. 1, 2007 House Set to Pass Kind, Walz Legislation Recognizing Flood Victims and Emergency Responders
Sept. 27, 2007 Flood Insurance Reform and Modernization Act of 2007
Sept. 14, 2007 Walz Calls on President to Release Liheap Funds for Flood Relief
Sept. 11, 2007 Hearing of the, Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management of the House Committee
Sept. 10, 2007 Walz Calls on Pawlenty to Convene Special Session
Aug. 28, 2007 Klobuchar, Walz Say Expanded Emergency Declaration Will Bring Much-Needed Aid for Southeastern Minnesota
Aug. 21, 2007 Walz Meets With President Bush to Discuss Flood Relief
Aug. 3, 2007 MSNBC "Interview"-Transcript
June 6, 2007 Walz Votes for Afghanistan Freedom and Security Support Act of 2007
March 6, 2007 President's Homeland Security Budget
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