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U.S. House bans state GMO food labeling laws

Published 10:10am Friday, July 24, 2015

WASHINGTON — The U.S. House voted overwhelmingly Thursday to ban state laws that force food makers to place labels on products that contain genetically modified ... Read more

Bring home military dogs after battle

Published 10:22am Friday, July 17, 2015

About 2,000 members of the American military have four legs, not two. These dogs, often used for sniffing out roadside bombs, serve with courage on ... Read more

House ag committee approves bill that would ban state GMO labeling laws

Published 10:10am Wednesday, July 15, 2015

The House Agriculture Committee pushed a ban on mandatory labeling of genetically modified foods a step closer to law Tuesday. With Minnesota Democratic Reps. Collin Peterson ... Read more

Walz announces winner of 2015 Congressional art competition

Published 10:49pm Saturday, June 6, 2015

Rep. Tim Walz recently announced the winners of the 2015 Congressional Art Competition. “It is an honor to announce Jillian Hanesworth, a senior at Winona ... Read more

Cornish passes on bid to challenge Walz for Congress

Published 10:21am Thursday, May 14, 2015

ST. PAUL — The colorful Tony Cornish is passing on the chance to run for Congress. The Republican state legislator said Wednesday he is happy ... Read more

Hagedorn wants 2016 rematch against Walz

Published 10:10am Wednesday, May 13, 2015

ST. PAUL — Blue Earth businessman Jim Hagedorn wants a 2016 rematch against the Democratic congressman who beat him last year. Hagedorn announced another run ... Read more

Hagedorn wants 2016 congressional rematch against Walz

Published 11:39am Tuesday, May 12, 2015

ST. PAUL — Blue Earth businessman Jim Hagedorn wants a 2016 rematch against the Democratic congressman who beat him last year. Hagedorn announced another run for Minnesota’s 1st ... Read more

VA among hospitals working to add women’s care

Published 10:31am Tuesday, March 31, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS — With women the fastest growing veteran group joining VA care, there’s concern that the VA hasn’t changed quickly enough for their needs, including ... Read more

Walz will visit White House for signing of veterans bill

Published 10:13am Thursday, February 12, 2015

WASHINGTON — Minnesota congressman Tim Walz will be at the White House on Thursday when President Barack Obama signs a bill aimed at reducing the ... Read more

Walz appointed ranking member of commodities committee

Published 9:42am Thursday, January 29, 2015

Rep. Tim Walz, D-Minnesota, was appointed Wednesday to be the ranking Democratic member of the U.S House Agriculture Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk ... Read more

Quotes on the State of the Union

Published 10:10am Wednesday, January 21, 2015

U.S. Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn.: — I was glad to see that the President put such a focus on building a strong middle class. Our ... Read more

Others’ Opinion; Help prevent vets’ suicides

Published 10:18am Friday, November 28, 2014

Bipartisan bills moving through the U.S. House and Senate to address the suicide epidemic among veterans represent a good start to addressing this issue. The ... Read more

Rep. Walz passed over for top spot on vets committee

Published 10:21am Thursday, November 20, 2014

ST. PAUL — Minnesota U.S. Rep. Tim Walz has been passed over for the top Democratic spot on the House Veterans Affairs Committee. The ranking ... Read more

Walz: Veterans need experienced advocate to lead after VA crisis

Published 9:33am Monday, November 17, 2014

Following in the footsteps of my father, I volunteered at age 17 to join the U.S. Army National Guard because I believed in something greater ... Read more

DFLer Walz re-elected to Congress in S. Minnesota

Published 4:45am Wednesday, November 5, 2014

By Josh Moniz, The Mankato Free Press MANKATO — U.S. Rep. Tim Walz emerged victorious Tuesday, fending off a challenge by Republican candidate Jim Hagedorn despite ... Read more

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