Mankato, MN – Today in Mankato, Rep. Tim Walz, the Mankato Clinic and Mayo Clinic highlighted the provision, backed by both Mankato Clinic and Mayo Clinic, that rewards Minnesota doctors and hospitals for innovation, results, and quality care that was included in H.R. 3962, the Affordable Health Care for America Act that the House of Representatives passed Saturday evening.
Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Walz voted to extend the popular first-time homebuyers tax credit and to expand it to homeowners who’ve owned their home for five or more years and are purchasing a new primary residence. The bill also extends unemployment benefits in all 50 states by an additional 14 weeks. After passing the U.S.
Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Walz was named Vice Chair of the Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials of the House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee. Walz, a two term Member of the T&I Committee, which is chaired by fellow Minnesotan Jim Oberstar, has been a tireless advocate for rail issues in his district.