Press Releases

August 1, 2008 Press Release

Measure would pay for county payments, PILT, substantial renewable energy production, conservation initiatives

July 25, 2008 Press Release

Legislation backed by veterans, health care groups

July 16, 2008 Press Release

July 16, 2008 - WASHINGTON, DC -
A bill cosponsored by Congressman Greg Walden (R-Ore.) to protect severely ill college students took a significant step forward in Congress today.

July 16, 2008 Press Release

July 16, 2008 - WASHINGTON, DC -
Congressman Greg Walden (R-Ore.) today sent a letter to U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Ed Shafer in support of the agency’s efforts to defeat a challenge to a program vital to Second District ranchers and farmers struggling with record-high feed and forage prices.

July 14, 2008 Press Release

July 14, 2008 - WASHINGTON, DC -
The White House today announced President Bush’s intention to lift the executive moratorium on offshore energy production. But because Congress has its own, separate moratorium in place, the move will not lead to production of oil or natural gas unless Congress acts as well.

July 11, 2008 Press Release

If measure is vetoed, Walden will vote to override the President
July 11, 2008 - HOOD RIVER, Ore. -

July 11, 2008 Press Release

July 11, 2008 - WASHINGTON, DC -

July 9, 2008 Press Release

Walden Calls for Expanded Treatment Authority
July 9, 2008 - WASHINGTON, DC -

July 3, 2008 Press Release

July 3, 2008 - WASHINGTON, DC - Congressman Greg Walden (R-Ore.) today announced that the Department of Education has awarded the Klamath County Safe Schools/Healthy Students Initiative with a $1,373,070 investment to promote healthy childhood development and prevent violence and alcohol and other drug abuse.

June 30, 2008 Press Release

June 30, 2008 - WASHINGTON, DC -
10 AM – Ribbon cutting at the new VA Community Based Outpatient Clinic
Location: 2115 NE Wyatt Court, Bend
NOON – Project Wildfire Recognition Awards / Press conference update on healthy forest plan
Location: Board Room, Boyle Education Center, COCC, 2600 NW College Way, Bend