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February 26, 2016 In The News
U.S. Rep. Greg Walden, R-Hood River, introduced legislation in Congress to change the boundary in 2011. It passed the House three times before finally passing the Senate and being signed into law in December 2014, according to a news release from Walden’s office. It took about 14 more months for the BLM to enact it.
October 29, 2015 In The News
The legislation aims to break down barriers to allow families to work with doctors and mental health professionals, and to help parents who want to be on the front lines when it comes to caring for their children. It would also provide funding for more psychiatric hospital beds, to treat people in an atmosphere that is both more effective and less expensive than a hospital emergency room.
October 16, 2015 In The News
They say laughter is the best medicine. If that's true, U.S. Rep. Greg Walden produced plenty of remedies Thursday during a presentation at the Asante Center for Outpatient Health on the campus of Three Rivers Medical Center.
October 2, 2015 In The News
But in the legislation to keep the government running through Dec. 11, there was something vital for the West: $700 million in emergency funding to help with this year’s wildfire season costs.
September 21, 2015 In The News
In the aftermath of the biggest wildfire in Baker County history, salvage logging is a major topic of discussion. And a major source of frustration.