WASHINGTON, D.C. — One of the top leadership positions in Congress is now held by an Oregonian. On Wednesday, Congressman Greg Walden was elected to chair the National Republican Congressional Committee, which means he’ll work with the speaker, majority leader, and other top officials to set the House’s agenda.
MEDFORD, Ore. — While seats were won and lost in both the U.S. Senate and House, the overall result remained the same. The House is still a Republican majority, and the Senate remains under Democratic control. Here in Oregon, U.S. Congressman Greg Walden defeated Joyce Segers, to win his eighth term in the House, where … Continue reading »
ASHLAND, Ore. – Oregon National Guard troops may soon be getting the call to return to the Middle East. Guard members have been given a “notification of sourcing,” which means they need to start preparing for possible security missions in Afghanistan in 2014. An Oregon Army National Guard spokesman said it does not necessarily mean … Continue reading »
KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – State, federal and local dignitaries were at Kingsley Field in Klamath Falls Tuesday morning to cut the ribbon on a new $6million training facility. Oregon Second District Congressman Greg Walden and the head of the Oregon National Guard took the scissors to cut the ribbon on the joint Armed Forces Reserve … Continue reading »