Washington, DC [9/25/15] – Today, Congressman Tim Walz (D-MN) released the below statement following Speaker John Boehner’s announcement he would resign at the end of October:
Sister Alice has a lifetime of service dedicated to human rights
Washington, DC [9/16/15] – Today, Representative Tim Walz (D-MN) announced that Sister Alice Zachmann will be his guest of honor when the Pope addresses a Joint Session of Congress on September 24, 2015. Sister Alice has dedicated a lifetime advocating for human rights and is a member of the School Sisters of Notre Dame (SSND). She lives in Mankato, MN.
Washington, DC [9/11/15] – Today, Rep. Tim Walz supported the Iran Nuclear Agreement. In early August, Rep. Walz announced his intention to support the deal, calling it “our best path forward”. In that announcement, he laid out the following reasoning:
Prior to the potluck, Walz fished on Camp Creek with local Minnesota Trout Unlimited members
Preston, MN [8/14/15]—Today, Representative Tim Walz attended a potluck lunch with conservation leaders. Prior to the potluck, Walz fished on Camp Creek with local Minnesota Trout Unlimited members.
Washington, DC [8/11/15] – Today, Rep. Tim Walz announced his intention to support the Iran nuclear agreement and released the following statement:
Washington, D.C. [8/5/15] – Congressman Tim Walz (D-MN) recently introduced the Agent Orange Extension Act of 2015, which extends the original deadline issued by the Agent Orange Act of 1991 to ensure that Vietnam veterans exposed to Agent Orange receive just compensation and care.
Bill would provide clear set of standards for healthcare providers, vendors
Washington, DC [7/29/15] – Today, Congressman Tim Walz released the following statement after voting against H.R. 1994:
Washington, DC [7/29/15] – Congressmen Tim Walz (D-MN) and Robert Hurt (R-VA) recently introduced the Veterans Administration Legislative and Objective Review (VALOR) Act, H.R.3122, which requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to undergo a biannual, independent audit by a non-governmental entity.
Washington, DC [7/23/15] – Today, Congressman Tim Walz released the following statement after voting in favor of H.R. 1599, the Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act of 2015 which would strengthen the food labeling process and create national uniformity in the non-genetically engineered (non-GE) claim.