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Apr 28, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Ranking Member Tim Walz (D-MN) released the following statement after a report to Congress was released regarding the future of Arlington National Cemetery, which found that the cemetery will run out of space in 2041 if proper action is not taken. 

Apr 27, 2017 Press Release
Accountability office was originally a Democratic proposal championed by Fmr. Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick during the 113th Congress following Phoenix VA crisis

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Ranking Member Tim Walz (D-MN) released the following statement after President Donald Trump signed an executive order creating the Department of Veterans Affairs Office of Accountability and Whistleblower Protection, an office that was originally proposed and championed by Democratic Rep.

Apr 21, 2017 Press Release
Republican Plan Would Force Troops To ‘Buy-In’ To Historic Veterans Education Program

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Ranking Member Tim Walz (D-MN) alongside Democratic members of the Committee released the following statement regarding a proposal by Congressional Republicans on the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs to institute a monthly reduction in pay for troops as a means of offsetting the cost of expanding G.I.

Apr 19, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the House Committee on Veterans Affairs Ranking Member Tim Walz (D-MN) released the following statement after President Donald Trump signed a bill to extend the VA Choice program past its initial end date of August 2017 into law: