Twitter icon
Flickr icon
YouTube icon
RSS icon

Honorable Tim Walz

Representing the 1st District of MINNESOTA

Press Releases

Dec 11, 2009 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, the House passed HR 4173, the Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, legislation to protect American consumers and prevent the irresponsible behaviors and practices that contributed to the financial crisis last fall.

Dec 10, 2009 Press Release
Says projects will create jobs, spur economic growth

Washington, DC – Today, Rep. Walz voted to make targeted investments in areas that will rebuild our economy and to secure critical projects in southern Minnesota that will create jobs.  
Dec 3, 2009 Press Release

Mankato, MN – Today, Congressman Walz announced he will host his second townhall to discuss the US strategy in Afghanistan with southern Minnesotans in Mankato on Monday night.  Walz, a retired Army National Guard Command Sgt Major, held his first Afghanistan townhall in Winona this October.


Dec 2, 2009 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Tim Walz announced that he recommended to the White House that Randy Johnson, Executive Director of Southeast Minnesota Workforce Development, Inc.

Dec 1, 2009 Press Release

Washington DC– At the conclusion of the President’s remarks to the nation regarding our strategy in Afghanistan, Congressman Walz released the following statement.


Nov 30, 2009 Press Release

Austin residents and seniors will benefit under House plan to reform health care

Nov 30, 2009 Press Release

Says improvements to wastewater treatment system necessary for community growth

Nov 23, 2009 Press Release

Says nuclear energy must be part of America’s clean energy strategy, calls for overturning the moratorium on nuclear energy in Minnesota


Nov 13, 2009 Press Release
Albert Lea, MN—Today, Congressman Walz saw first-hand the jobs created by Recovery Act funds received by the City of Albert Lea.
Nov 10, 2009 Press Release

Rochester, MN – Today in Rochester, Rep. Tim Walz and the Mayo Clinic highlighted the Mayo-backed provision 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.