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May 13, 2017 Page

Misinformation and political motivations are attempting to mislead us on the repeal and replace of Obamacare – especially in terms of pre-existing conditions which is firmly protected in the bill by guaranteeing no one can be denied coverage and benefits. Here are some of the myths about the legislation that are being spread and what the truth actually is:

MYTH: It guts access to health insurance and gets rid of protections for those with pre-existing conditions.

May 4, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) today voted to repeal and replace Obamacare by supporting H.R. 1628 , the American Health Care Act (AHCA) – which passed the House of Representatives by a vote of 217 to 213.

April 27, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) today co-sponsored legislation that would eliminate the ability for members of Congress and staff to be exempt from the American Health Care Act (AHCA).

“This is common sense,” Walker said. “We’re going to make sure that members of Congress are under the same rules as our constituents. Washington cannot exempt itself from the laws it expects the people of North Carolina to follow."

February 25, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) today joined Elizabeth Prann from America's News Headquarters on Fox News to discuss his Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) speech, Republican party outreach, Obamacare replacement, and the 2017 conservative agenda. 

February 25, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) today gave a speech at the American Conservative Union's Conservative Political Action Conference where he talked about the opportunities that lie ahead for the Republican Party and our nation. He also challenged the audience to listen to people with opposing views, and to work hard to share the conservative message of economic prosperity and upward mobility with new communities. 

January 12, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) today voted for a budget resolution that would pave the way for Obamacare’s repeal. S. Con Res. 3, the Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2017, passed the House on Friday afternoon.

January 9, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.), U.S. Representative Richard Hudson (R-N.C.), U.S. Representative Robert Pittenger (R-N.C.), U.S. Representative Ted Budd (R-N.C.), U.S. Representative Virginia Foxx (R-N.C.),  U.S. Representative George Holding (R-N.C.), U.S. Representative Patrick McHenry (R-N.C.), U.S. Representative Mark Meadows (R-N.C.), and U.S.

January 7, 2017 Press Release

GREENSBORO, N.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) today joined Fox News to discuss the Republican Study Committee's plan to repeal and replace Obamacare. The bill, the American Health Care Reform Act of 2017 (AHCRA), is sponsored by U.S. Representative Phil Roe (R-Tenn.) and was introduced in the House on Wednesday. 

January 4, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) today spoke at a press conference to introduce the Republican Study Committee's plan to repeal and replace Obamacare. The bill, the American Health Care Reform Act of 2017 (AHCRA), is sponsored by U.S. Representative Phil Roe (R-Tenn.) and was introduced today in the House. 

December 9, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (NC-06) and U.S. Senator Mike Lee (UT) today penned an op-ed for National Review Online, calling for Republicans in Congress to utilize the budget reconcilation process to repeal Obamacare, using last years reconcilation bill as the blue print.