Bill grants presumptive Agent Orange exposure status to U.S. military personnel who served in the territorial seas of Vietnam during the Vietnam War
Walz calls the measure an important first step to ensure our heroes get the support and care they have earned and deserve
Walz to serve as the top Democrat on the U.S. House of Representatives Agriculture Subcommittee that has jurisdiction and provides oversight to Commodity programs and Federal Crop Insurance
Bill seeks to solve trail maintenance backlog by streamlining volunteers’, trail guides’ maintenance efforts
Rep. Walz toured the NextEra Energy wind turbine facility in Grand Meadow, MN to tout his clean energy vision and veterans’ jobs.
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Attributable to Sara Severs, spokesperson for Rep. Tim Walz:
Congress approved a $34 million reprogramming request from DHS to hire additional full-time screeners in May, and today an additional $28 million reprogramming request was approved by Congress for TSA to convert an additional 2,784 Transportation Security Officers (TSO) from part-time to full-time and accelerate the hiring of 600 TSOs
Washington, D.C. [5/19/16] – Last night, several provisions authored by Rep. Tim Walz were included in the House’s yearly defense legislation. The legislation passed the U.S. House of Representatives and will move to a conference once the Senate passes its version of the legislation.
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