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Walden tells Ontario crowd he wants federal government to be fully open

U.S. Rep. Greg Walden, R-Hood River, makes a point during a town hall meeting at Four Rivers Cultural Center in Ontario Monday afternoon. (The Enterprise/Pat Caldwell).

ONTARIO – U.S. Rep. Greg Walden, R-Hood River, touched on an array of subjects at a town hall meeting Monday afternoon at Four Rivers Cultural Center.

From border security to wolves, Walden delivered an update to about 60 people in the latest of a string of public sessions he has held in Oregon in recent days.

Recently, Walden broke from his party on a vote to reopen parts of the federal government that have been closed since Dec. 22. Walden joined six other Republicans in the House voting for a spending measure introduced by Democrats to fund seven agencies.

Funding for more border wall – which is at . . .