Rep. Walz unworried about health care vote

U.S. Rep. Tim Walz
U.S. Rep. Tim Walz, a DFLer who represents Minnesota's 1st Congressional District.
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Rep. Tim Walz of Minnesota's 1st Congressional District voted for the health care overhaul bill Sunday. Republicans have vowed to target Democratic lawmakers who support the measure in the next election.

But Rep. Walz, a Democrat, told MPR's Cathy Wurzer he's not concerned about that.

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