Urge House leadership to include “a lifeline" in year-end, must-pass federal funding legislation for the 2% of Minnesotans ineligible for federal tax credits facing health insurance rate hikes
Mankato, MN – Today, Representatives Tim Walz (MN-01), Keith Ellison (MN-05) and Rick Nolan (MN-08) sent a letter to Speaker Paul Ryan and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi urging that Fiscal Year 2017 federal funding legislation, which must pass by December 9, provides targeted emergency tax relief for the hardworking Americans hit by health insurance premium increases on the indiv
Mankato, MN [12/2/16] – Today, Congressman Tim Walz (D-MN) voted in support of the FY2017 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA):
[Mankato, MN] – Rep. Walz released the following statement regarding the election of Dr. Phil Roe as Chairman of the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee:
Washington, D.C. – Congress sent a bill this week to President Obama that would improve access to America’s National Forests through better trail maintenance and preservation.
Applaud Secretary of Defense in halting recoupment of reported bonus overpayments by DoD, call for investigation into waiving recoupment altogether
Winona, MN [10/26/16] – Today, Representative Tim Walz convened a roundtable discussion to hear from Winona students on student loan debt and collage affordability.
[Mankato, MN] – Rep. Walz released the following statement regarding the loss of Staff Sgt. Adam Thomas in Afghanistan:
“We are all saddened by the loss of Staff Sgt. Adam Thomas and the thoughts and prayers of southern Minnesotans are with his family at this difficult time. May we always honor and remember his service and sacrifice.”
House passes bill to streamline volunteers’ and trail guides’ maintenance efforts.
WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken, along with Representative Tim Walz, today announced that the U.S. Economic Development Administration (EDA) has awarded a $100,000 grant for economic development in Madelia.
[WASHINGTON, D.C.] – Today, Rep. Walz hosted a national veterans’ roundtable to discuss proposals to reform the VA.