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Honorable Tim Walz

Representing the 1st District of MINNESOTA

Press Releases

Mar 22, 2010 Press Release
Thanks southern Minnesotans for their thoughtful input on local priorities


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.


Mar 20, 2010 Press Release

Says balanced approach is a victory for middle class families


Mar 19, 2010 Press Release

Rep. Walz encourages southern Minnesotans to read health care reform bill and provide feedback.

To read the text of H.R. 3590, which is the Senate bill, please click here.


Mar 4, 2010 Press Release

Virtual hearing offers citizens the opportunity to comment on local needs and priorities

Mar 4, 2010 Press Release
Walz Amendments Included in Intelligence Authorization Bill


Washington, DC – Today, the House passed an amendment Rep. Walz introduced to ensure that veterans who are experts in keeping our country safe are treated fairly in the security clearance process.


Feb 18, 2010 Press Release

Majority of National Guard members should receive PDMRA checks by March


Feb 18, 2010 Press Release

Says the $12 million will help revitalize local economy and give businesses an advantage


Mankato, MN – Today, Congressman Walz announced that the Southwest Minnesota Broadband Group (SWMBG) will receive a $6.4 million loan and a $6.4 million grant to expand high speed internet to southwest Minnesota.


Feb 18, 2010 Press Release

(Owatonna, MN) – Standing with consumers and a local credit counselor, Congressman Tim Walz announced today that American credit card holders will start enjoying the protections of new credit card rules on Monday, February 22nd.  The new rules were enacted with the Credit Card Accountability Responsibility and Disclosure (CARD) Act, which was signed into law in May.


Feb 18, 2010 Press Release
Hears from business owners and workers about job creation, growth

St. Peter, MN- Today, Congressman Walz visited several Main Street businesses in St. Peter, Minnesota and heard from business owners and workers about job creation and growth.

Feb 17, 2010 Press Release

Mankato, MN – Rep. Walz released the following statement one year after the Recovery and Reinvestment Act was passed in Congress: