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Jun 20, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Today, Rep. Phil Roe, M.D. (R-Tenn.) and Tim Walz (D-Minn.), Chairman and Ranking Member of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, respectively, announced a hearing entitled, “VA Electronic Health Record Modernization: The Beginning of the Beginning.” The full committee hearing will be held on June 26, 2018 at 10:00 a.m.

Jun 20, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. - Today, Rep. Phil Roe, M.D. (R-Tenn.) and Tim Walz (D-Minn.), Chairman and Ranking Member of the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, respectively, introduced a resolution to designate the week of June 18, 2018 as National GI Bill Commemoration Week.

Jun 19, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Ranking Member Tim Walz (D-MN) released the following statement reacting to a threatening letter sent by Acting Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Peter O’Rourke to Department of Veterans Affairs Inspector General Michael Missal:

Jun 18, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Ranking Member Tim Walz (D-MN) released the following statement after multiple news outlets reported that nearly half of Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) nursing homes received VA’s lowest ran

Jun 6, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Ranking Member Tim Walz (D-MN) released the following statement after the John S. McCain III, Daniel K. Akaka, and Samuel R. Johnson VA Maintaining Internal Systems and Strengthening Integrated Networks Act of 2018, otherwise known as the VA MISSION Act of 2018, was signed into law:

May 21, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Ranking Member Tim Walz (D-MN) released the following statement after the House of Representatives voted to pass

May 17, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Ranking Member Tim Walz (D-MN) released the following statement after the Department of Veterans’ Affairs (VA) entered into a contract with Cerner Corporation to modernize VA’s electronic health record (EHR) system:

May 16, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Ranking Member Tim Walz (D-MN) released the following statement after the House of Representatives passed S. 2372, the John S. McCain III, Daniel K. Akaka, and Samuel R. Johnson VA Maintaining Internal Systems and Strengthening Integrated Outside Networks (VA MISSION) Act of 2018:

May 8, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Ranking Member Tim Walz (D-MN) released the following statement after the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs voted to advance multiple pieces of legislation to the House floor, among them, the bipartisan VA Medicinal Cannabis Research Act of 2018, the Blue Water Navy Veterans Act of 2018, and VA Electronic Health Record Modernization Oversight Act of 2017:

Apr 26, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs Ranking Member Tim Walz (D-MN) released the following statement welcoming Representative Conor Lamb (D-PA) to the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs:

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