Greg Walden on forest management reform: “We have to do better for air quality, for water quality, and for the future of our precious public resources”
Stresses the need for urgent action to prevent catastrophic wildfires, protect air quality in Oregon
Greg Walden helps pass legislation aimed at improving firefighter health
Stresses the need to protect the men and women battling devastating fires raging across Oregon
Scenic Columbia Gorge Restoration Act (H.R. 3715)
Continuing his efforts to improve forest management policy, Representative Greg Walden (R-Hood River) has introduced legislation to ensure the scenic Columbia Gorge is restored after the devastating Eagle Creek Fire.
Walden highlights importance of emergency communications to fire response in Oregon
Enough smoke. Enough fires.
Walden helps pass landmark legislation to pave the way for self-driving cars
Leads bipartisan effort to advance technology that will save lives, create new economic opportunities, and help seniors and Americans with disabilities live more independently
Greg Walden statement regarding the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Rep. Greg Walden (R-Hood River) today released the following statement regarding the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program:
Enough is enough. When Cycle Oregon and performances at the Shakespeare Festival in Ashland get canceled because of fires and the toxic smoke, it’s long past time for Congress to address how federal forests are managed and how fires are fought (or not), including policies that affect firefighting in wilderness areas.