May 14, 2009 - WASHINGTON, DC - Below is the list of transportation projects requested in the Surface Transportation Authorization on behalf of local governments and non-profit entities to benefit Oregonians.
**** NOTE: Generally, very few requests are actually funded.
North Main Street/Wimer Street/Hersey Street Intersection Reconstruction in Ashland, Oregon
Majority leadership’s energy tax bill threatens to deal serious blow to Oregon’s biomass industry—and hopes for economic growth in rural forested Oregon
Meetings and public events to take Walden through Crook and Deschutes counties
April 9, 2009 - WASHINGTON, DC - Rep. Greg Walden (R-Ore.) on Tuesday will continue his extensive work in the Second District during the Spring District Work Period with meetings and events in central Oregon’s Crook and Deschutes counties.
April 7, 2009 - WASHINGTON, DC - Rep. Greg Walden (R-Ore.) will continue next Monday his extensive work in the Second District during the Spring District Work Period with meetings and events in Gilliam, Sherman, and Wheeler counties.
Meetings with chamber of commerce, county commissioners, Rotary, and Brammo to take Walden through Jackson, Klamath, Lake counties
Public meetings and events to take Walden through Umatilla, Wallowa, Union, Baker counties
In some counties, one in five Oregonians are out of work--walden calls for abandoning broken model of outsourcing wood products industry to countries that 'don't care one bit about NEPA and other environmental reviews'
March 10, 2009 - WASHINGTON, DC - Rep. Greg Walden (R-Ore.) is once again helping lead a bipartisan effort in the House of Representatives to create a separate catastrophic wildfire fund so federal forest managers no longer have to rob other forest management budgets to pay for fighting fire.