Congressman Greg Walden

Representing the 2nd District of Oregon

Press Releases

November 7, 2019 Press Release
Pens Op-Ed in East Oregonian
Today, Representative Greg Walden (R-Hood River) published an op-ed in the East Oregonian ahead of Veterans Day.
November 6, 2019 Press Release
Today, Representative Greg Walden (R-Hood River) announced that the City of Medford will receive $15.5 million from the Department of Transportation (DOT) through their Better Utilizing Investment to Leverage Development (BUILD) program.
October 31, 2019 Press Release
Yesterday, Representative Greg Walden (R-Hood River) spoke at an Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health hearing on the safety and national security concerns over the U.S. reliance on drugs and pharmaceutical ingredients manufactured abroad.
October 23, 2019 Press Release
Today, Representative Greg Walden (R-Hood River) published an op-ed in The Bulletin ahead of the one-year anniversary of President Trump signing Walden's legislation, the SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act, into law.
October 22, 2019 Press Release
Part of DEA's "National Prescription Drug Take Back Day" initiative to combat the opioid epidemic
Today, Representative Greg Walden (R-Hood River) announced the collection sites in Oregon's Second District for the disposal of excess opioid and prescription medications.
October 18, 2019 Press Release
Representative Greg Walden (R-Hood River) recently appeared on KOBI's 5 on 5 and discussed his efforts to stop surprise medical billing and combat the opioid epidemic.
October 11, 2019 Press Release
Greg Walden (R-OR), the Republican Leader of the Energy and Commerce Committee, penned a letter with Representative Brett Guthrie (R-KY) and Representative David McKinley (R-WV) pressing the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and top opioid distributors for an update on recommendations of the report, Red Flags and Warning Signs Ignored: Opioid Distribution and Enforcement Concerns in West Virginia.
October 11, 2019 Press Release

This week, Representative Greg Walden spent time in Central Oregon meeting with local veterans and community leaders. He also stopped in at local radio stations and the Bend Bulletin to discuss what he is working on in Washington.

October 8, 2019 Press Release
Saturday, Representative Greg Walden (R-Hood River) delivered the keynote speech at the christening of PCU Oregon in Gronton, Connecticut.
October 4, 2019 Press Release
Continues effort to combat opioid epidemic
This week, Representatives Greg Walden (R-OR), Brett Guthrie (R-KY), and Dr. Michael Burgess (R-TX) launched a new phase in the patient brokering investigation that began last Congress.