-- Rep. Greg Walden (R-Hood River) today helped shepherd nuclear waste policy reform through the House of Representatives. The Nuclear Waste Policy Amendments Act (H.R. 3053) originated in the House Energy and Commerce Committee -- where Walden serves as Chairman -- and passed the House by a strong bipartisan vote of 340-72 today.
Greg Walden presses drug distributors for answers following year-long investigation into alleged opioid pill dumpingFollowing a year-long bipartisan investigation into alleged opioid pill dumping in rural communities, Rep. Greg Walden (R-Hood River) today pressed the nation’s top drug distributors for answers as to their role in the opioid crisis. Walden, who chairs the House Energy and Commerce Committee, stressed the need for drug distributors to recognize their responsibility to help combat the crisis.
The federal Office of Management and Budget has signed off on about $10.3 million in emergency drought relief for on-Project irrigators in the Klamath Basin. U.S. Rep. Greg Walden (R-Ore.) returned to Klamath Falls Thursday afternoon from a visit to Lakeview to make the announcement to a roomful of irrigators and irrigation representatives at the Klamath Water Users Association office.
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Greg Walden presses drug distributors for answers following year-long investigation into alleged opioid pill dumping