Washington, DC – Today, the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the U.S. Department of Transportation released a report to study freight transportation issues facing rural America. The study focused on freight rail, particularly as it relates to the movement of agricultural inputs and commodities, renewable fuels, and coal. The study was mandated by a Walz amendment to the 2008 Farm Bill.
Washington, DC - Rep. Walz released this statement following House passage of the Caregivers and Veterans Omnibus Health Services Act:
Washington, DC- Wednesday night, Rep. Walz addressed the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) and spoke about the accomplishments made on behalf of veterans in the past several years and top priorities moving forward, including ensuring that the transition when a soldier transitions from active duty to veteran, that transition is smooth.
April is Autism Awareness Month
Calls for a bipartisan, balanced approach
Rochester, MN- Today, Congressman Tim Walz heard from several Rochester area business leaders about the best ways to revitalize and grow our economy.
Calls for a bipartisan, balanced approach to solving the problem
St. Charles, MN – Today, Rep. Walz visited St. Charles High School to discuss why students should understand the impact an exploding debt will have on their generation and what can be done to address the problem.
Rep. Walz says health care law is about financial security for southern Minnesota families, businesses
Washington, DC – Following an unprecedented process of transparency and accountability, Rep. Walz today announced the list of local requests he will forward to the House Appropriations Committee.
Says balanced approach is a victory for middle class families