Supports reform of appeals process to better serve vets
[WASHINGTON, D.C.] – Today, Rep. Walz voted in support of H.R. 5620, the VA Accountability First and Appeals Modernization Act to enact additional measures of accountability within the Department of Veterans’ Affairs and reform the appeals process to work better for American veterans.
House Agriculture Committee passes bill by voice to streamline volunteers’ and trail guides’ maintenance efforts.
Washington, D.C.-Today H.R. 845, the National Forest System Trails Stewardship Act, sponsored by U.S. Representatives Cynthia Lummis (R-WY) and Tim Walz (D-MN) passed the U.S.
Prior to the potluck, Walz toured local farm
La Crescent, MN [8/23/16]—Today, Representative Tim Walz attended a potluck lunch with Minnesota conservation leaders. Prior to the potluck, Walz toured the Visger Farm.
Respond to reports released from the Inspector General and Office of Medical Inspector on St. Cloud VA Health Care System
Mankato, MN – Today, Representative Tim Walz (D-MN) and Representative Tom Emmer (R-MN), provided an update regarding the St. Cloud VA Health Care System.
Washington, DC [8/1/16] – Today, Rep. Walz released the following statement:
Signs onto discharge petition to force vote to help struggling working families
Washington, DC [7/14/16] – Today, Representative Tim Walz pushed for action on unacceptably high levels of student loan debt, asking for a vote on H.R. 1434, the Emergency Loan Refinancing Act.
Will run for Ranking Member of the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee
Washington, DC [7/13/16] – Today, in a letter to his colleagues, Rep. Tim Walz (MN-01) announced his intention to seek the Ranking Member seat on the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee.
Asks for additional follow up to veterans who may have been impacted
Washington, DC [7/13/16] – Today, in a House Veterans’ Affairs Committee hearing, Representative Tim Walz pressed the VA to ensure that veterans get the benefits they earned and the care they may need.
[WASHINGTON, D.C.] – Today, Rep. Walz released the following statement on the shootings in Dallas:
We are in mourning for the Dallas Police Department. My heart goes out to the loved ones of the officers who were assassinated last night while protecting the public during a protest.