Walden announces 2012 are competition

U.S. Rep. Greg Walden (R-Ore.) announced that the 2012 Congressional Art Competition, An Artistic Discovery, is now open to high school students throughout Oregon’s Second Congressional District, which includes central, southern and eastern Oregon. The contest is a nationwide endeavor for students to showcase their artistic abilities while competing for the chance to have their…

Walden visited EP, listened to business leaders

{gallery}/07_19_11/walden{/gallery}Congressman Greg Walden was in Eagle Point on July 9. After a tour of Butte Creek Mill and greeting Saturday Market vendors, he met with 16 Eagle Point business  leaders and members of the Chamber of Commerce. In answer to a question about the amount of  aid given by the United States for foreign disasters…

New Medford location for Walden

U.S. Rep. Greg Walden has a new location for his southern Oregon office. The phone and fax contacts remain unchanged. The updated address: 14 N. Central, Suite 112, Medford, OR 97501. Phone 541-776-4646; Fax 541-776-0204 or Toll free- 800-533-3303. The office is located in historic downtown Medford in the Miller Building, across from Vogel Plaza,…

Walden questions Obama’s forest plan

U.S. Rep. Greg Walden (R-Ore.) wants to know how the Obama Administration plans to manage Oregon’s west side forests, including the BLM forests in Josephine, Jackson, and Klamath counties. In a bipartisan letter also signed by U.S. Reps. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.) and Kurt Schrader (D-Ore.) and Sens. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) and Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.), Walden…

Walden opposes expansion of navigable water

Rep. Greg Walden (R-Ore.) and the Congressional Western Caucus joined in opposition to legislation introduced by Rep. James Oberstar (D-Minn.) that seeks to provide the federal government with jurisdictional authority over all water across the entire United States. The legislation, titled “America’s Commitment to Clean Water Act,” seeks to expand the federal government’s control of…

EPHS grad Rob Patridge on Walden’s team

Rep. Greg Walden (R-Ore.) today announced that Rob Patridge began serving as district director and general counsel effective May 1, 2010. Patridge succeeds John Snider, who has served as Rep. Walden’s district director since he was first elected and who will continue to serve Oregonians on a part-time basis as Rep. Walden’s director of community…

Repr Walden in valley, Nov. 10-11

Rep. Greg Walden (R-Ore.), after completing his 382nd round trip between Oregon and Washington, D.C., will spend Tuesday and Wednesday in southern Oregon focusing on veterans issues, forest health, fighting the scourge of meth, and local jobs. On Nov. 10 he joins the Rogue Valley Detachment of the Marine Corps League as they celebrate the…