Congressman Greg Walden

Representing the 2nd District of Oregon

Press Releases

October 16, 2007 Press Release

Despite veto threat, Walden backs bill to protect public's right to know

October 16, 2007 - WASHINGTON, D.C. -
The House of Representatives today took a major step toward protecting the fourth estate by passing a shield law for journalists in the Free Flow of Information Act, H.R. 2102. Congressman Greg Walden (R-Ore.) was an original co-sponsor of the legislation.
 

October 10, 2007 Press Release

October 10, 2007 -
BULLETIN PRAISES WALDEN'S 'COURAGE' ON SCHIP VOTE

The Bulletin published the following editorial on Congressman Greg Walden's vote on the massive and financially unsustainable expansion of the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP). Congressman Walden strongly supports reauthorizing SCHIP and has co-sponsored legislation to do so (HR 3584).

October 10, 2007 Press Release

October 10, 2007 -
WALL STREET JOURNAL CRITICIZES SCHIP 'SLEIGHT-OF-HAND'
 
The Wall Street Journal published the following editorial on the massive and financially unsustainable expansion of the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP). Congressman Walden strongly supports reauthorizing SCHIP and has co-sponsored legislation to do so (HR 3584).
 

October 3, 2007 Press Release


Baker, Harney, Malheur, Union, Wallowa counties are 'primary' disaster areas; Walden continues to lead efforts to ensure ranchers and farmers can qualify for additional federal disaster assistance programs

October 3, 2007 - WASHINGTON, D.C. -

September 30, 2007 Press Release

September 30, 2007 - HOOD RIVER, Ore. -
Congressman Greg Walden (R-Ore.) today released the following statement on the passing of Dr. Martha Anne Dow:
 

September 25, 2007 Press Release

September 25, 2007 - WASHINGTON, D.C. -
CONGRESSMAN WALDEN ON SCHIP
 
Congressman Greg Walden (R-Ore.) today issued the following statements following the House passage of H.R. 976, the massive expansion of the State Children’s Health Insurance Program (SCHIP).
 

September 24, 2007 Press Release

Passed tonight: House bill helps protect drug endangered children

September 24, 2007 - WASHINGTON, D.C. -

September 20, 2007 Press Release

September 20, 2007 - WASHINGTON, D.C. -
Who: Congressman Greg Walden (R-Ore.)
 
What: The congressman will appear with Congressman Brian Baird (D-Wash.) and Tidewater CEO Dennis McVicker at Tidewater’s celebration of 75 years and the christening of its new double-hull petroleum barge, New Vision.
 

September 19, 2007 Press Release

Funding would address critical needs; House members urge funding not 'fall victim to partisan wrangling'

September 19, 2007 - WASHINGTON, D.C. -

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