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July 27, 2018 Press Release
Looking at the MTB petitions that make up the Miscellaneous Tariff Bill (MTB) Act of 2018, one thing is clear, North Carolina is a big winner.
June 21, 2018 Press Release
The House passes the farm bill to authorize federal agriculture, conservation, and nutrition programs under the Department of Agriculture until 2023, make critical reforms to encourage work for benefits, and provide access to job-training programs.
May 22, 2018 Press Release
The House just passed the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act to reduce government overreach in the financial services sector, easing some of the overly burdensome regulatory framework of Dodd-Frank.
April 13, 2018 Press Release
"Helping our North Carolina farmers through trade means removing barriers, opening new markets and ensuring a level playing field. When we get government restrictions and bad policies out of the way, our premier North Carolina products can shine and our people can thrive. I applaud President Trump and the administration for working to open the Argentinian market to our pork producers."
January 30, 2018 Press Release
Tonight, you’ve heard how we are working with the new Administration to deliver on our promises and build a safe, strong and proud America. After eight years of the weakest economic growth in a century, we are now answering back with the strongest legislative record in decades.
January 16, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) today released the following statement after the passage of H.R. 4318, the Miscellaneous Tariff Bill (MTB) Act of 2018 in a 402-0 vote:

January 16, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) today introduced the Guidance Out Of Darkness (GOOD) Act. This legislation would increase government accountability and transparency, while lessening the burden on small businesses by requiring federal agencies to post regulatory guidance documents online in an easy to find location.

January 15, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) today released the following statement after H.R. 4318, the Miscellaneous Tariff Bill (MTB) Act of 2018 was scheduled for a vote in the U.S. House of Representatives for Tuesday, January 16th:

January 6, 2018 Press Release

GREENSBORO, N.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) today penned an op-ed for the Greensboro News and Record outlining what the passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act means for the families and business of North Carolina. 

December 19, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (NC-06) today voted in favor of  the Conference Report to Accompany of H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act – keeping an important promise to overhaul our broken tax code and deliver on tax relief to the families and businesses of North Carolina. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passed the U.S. House of Representatives with a 227-203 vote.