Congressman Greg Walden

Representing the 2nd District of Oregon

Press Releases

June 5, 2017 Press Release

Pacific Northwest U.S. Representatives Urge Administration to Not Privatize Bonneville Power Administration  

Members of Congress from Washington, Oregon express concern over the President’s proposal to divest BPA’s assets; point to BPA’s strengths in the region


June 2, 2017 Press Release

Oregon Delegation Honors Heroes of Portland Terrorist Attack

Nicole L’Esperance (Blumenauer), 202-225-4811
Hank Stern (Wyden), 503-326-7539
Martina McLennan/Ray Zaccaro (Merkley), 202-224-3753
Maggie Rousseau (Bonamici), 202-754-1649
Beth Schoenbach (DeFazio), 202-225-6416

May 31, 2017 Press Release

Greg Walden supports plans to increase access to quality, timely care for Oregon veterans

Applauds passage of seven bills in the House aimed at reducing the VA appeals backlog, improving mental health care, and combating opioid addiction for veterans

May 30, 2017 Press Release

Greg Walden applauds action to bring cell service to Wheeler County during August solar eclipse

May 24, 2017 Press Release

Greg Walden Statement on CBO Score of American Health Care Act

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Greg Walden (R-Hood River), Chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, today issued the following statement regarding the Congressional Budget Office’s (CBO) score of the American Health Care Act. 

May 24, 2017 Press Release

Wyden, Walden, Bipartisan Group of Lawmakers Call on GAO to Review Infrastructure Safety, Unfinished Work at Hanford Nuclear Reservation  

Following recent tunnel collapse at Hanford, lawmakers push for answers on nuclear waste cleanup

May 23, 2017 Press Release

Greg Walden Statement on Administration's Budget Request

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Greg Walden (R-Hood River), Chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, today issued the following statement after the administration released their fiscal year 2018 budget request. 

May 19, 2017 Press Release

Wyden, Merkley, Walden Push FEMA for Transparency in Federal Disaster Declarations

May 18, 2017 Press Release

Greg Walden statement on appointment of special counsel to FBI investigation

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- U.S. Rep. Greg Walden (R-Hood River) released the following statement on the appointment of special counsel Robert Mueller to oversee the FBI's Russia investigation:

May 17, 2017 Press Release

Greg Walden stresses the importance of modernizing emergency alert systems

Calls for action to ensure first responders have access to advanced emergency alert technology