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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
General Nov. 4, 2014
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 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
May 8, 2014 Walz Works to Hold VA Accountable
May 7, 2014 Walz Applauds Rail Safety Announcement from Department of Transportation
May 2, 2014 Walz Recognized for National Leadership on Veterans Issues
April 29, 2014 Walz, Bustos, Nolan Meet with White House, Urge Support for Renewable Fuel Standard
April 29, 2014 Reps. Bustos, Walz, Nolan Meet With White House, Urge Support For Renewable Fuel Standard
April 25, 2014 Walz Touts Better Services for Vets at Grand Opening of Albert Lea Clinic
April 24, 2014 Walz Holds Meeting on Rail Safety in Waseca
April 24, 2014 http://walz.house.gov/media-center/press-releases/walz-touts-farm-bill-at-rochester-food-co-op
April 15, 2014 Walz Visits Stewartville Business, Promotes Veterans Jobs Initiatives
April 8, 2014 Walz Calls for Passage of the Paycheck Fairness Act on Equal Pay Day
April 4, 2014 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chairman and Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor for Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
April 4, 2014 Walz Statement on Reckless Ryan Budget
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
April 2, 2014 Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, and Peter Visclosky, Ranking Member, of the House Subcommittee on Defense of the Appropriations Committee - Prostate Cancer
April 2, 2014 Letter to Michael Simpson, Chairman and Marcy Kaptur, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies, House Committee on Appropriations - Additional Funding for Rural Water Projects
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
March 28, 2014 Letter to Ken Calvert, Chairman and Jim Moran, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Interior, Environment and Related Agencies, of the Committee on Appropriations - Funding for Great Lakes Restoration Initiative
March 25, 2014 Congressional Hearing on Representatives Walz and Denham's Bipartisan Bill to Tackle VA Backlog to Take Place Wednesday
March 22, 2014 President Signs Walz's Bipartisan Bill to Speed Propane to Midwestern Families into Law
March 21, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Calling for Extension of Wind Energy Credit
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
March 14, 2014 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture - Potato Inclusion
March 5, 2014 Van Hollen, McKinley, Walz, Gibson, Huffman, Reichert Introduce Bipartisan IDEA Full Funding Act
March 4, 2014 Letter to Richard Cordray, Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau - Payroll Card Abuse
Feb. 19, 2014 Walz Visits K & G Manufacturing in Faribault
Feb. 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Increase Funding for Special Education
Feb. 14, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Expedite Propane to Ohio, Midwest
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Call for Diplomacy with Iran
Feb. 11, 2014 Walz Votes to Restore Military Retiree Pensions
Feb. 10, 2014 Walz Applauds Announcement of Congressional Rail Safety Hearing
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Propane Shortage
Feb. 7, 2014 Letter to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce - Hearing on Propane Shortage Crisis
Feb. 6, 2014 Letter to Fred Upton, Chairman, Committee on Energy and Commerce and Ed Whitfield, Chairman, Subcommittee on Energy and Power - Call for Hearing on Propane Shortage Crisis
Feb. 5, 2014 After Push from Minnesota Lawmakers and Governor Dayton, Administration Takes Action to Make It Easier to Transport Additional Propane to Minnesota and Other Areas Affected by Ongoing Propane Shortage
Feb. 5, 2014 Walz Applauds "Hours of Service" Extension to Increase Propane Supply
Feb. 5, 2014 Bipartisan Walz SHARE Act Passes House
Feb. 4, 2014 Bipartisan Group of Lawmakers Announce the Wounded Veterans Recreation Act
Feb. 4, 2014 Walz Calls Administrator Ferro, Urges Extension of "Hours of Service" Waiver to Increase Propane Supply
Jan. 31, 2014 Letter to Michael Connor, Commissioner, US Bureau of Reclamation - Resources for Lewis and Clark
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Jan. 29, 2014 Walz Applauds Passage of Farm Bill
Jan. 29, 2014 Conference Report on H.R. 2642, Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2014
Jan. 27, 2014 Walz Supports Farm Bill Conference Report
Jan. 25, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Address Propane Shortage
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Jeff Denham, Chairman, House of Representatives Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials - Hearing on Rail Safety
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary, Department of the Interior - Conserve National Treasures Using Antiquities Act
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius - Protect Coverage for More Than 140,000 MinnesotaCare Recipients
Jan. 24, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - RFS
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