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Congressman, 3 others injured in Virginia shooting

Alexandria, Vir.- House Majority Whip Steve Scalise was among at least four people wounded Wednesday morning when a gunman opened fire during a congressional baseball practice at an Alexandria, Virginia, park. The Republican lawmaker was transported to MedStar Washington Hospital Center in …

Walden outlines priorities in new committee role

Medford, Ore. — Oregon Congressman Greg Walden has big plans as the next Chairman of the Energy and Commerce Committee. NBC5 News spoke to Walden by facetime Monday afternoon where he outlined priorities of energy independence and the repealing and replacement of the …

Congressman discusses opioid abuse in Medford

Medford, Ore. — Oregon ranks fourth in the nation for non-medical use of prescription pain relievers. A roundtable discussion hosted by Congressman Greg Walden in Medford Wednesday put the growing issue in the spotlight. The congressman was joined by doctors, law enforcement and …

Ending veteran homelessness in Jackson County

Medford, Ore. — Meeting the needs of homeless veterans in Jackson County was the purpose of a round table discussion held in Medford Thursday. Congressman Greg Walden met with individuals from Access, Veteran Administration, and Easter Seals, learning more about the work …
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