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Should the government be shut down over the DACA resolution? President Trump and members of Congress have acknowledged that many of these individuals came to this country through no fault of their own. I’ve met with these adult DACA recipients both in D.C. and my district. We are on record that we are willing to work on a resolution, but here's the question: Is it not common sense that we implement a plan that does not create another DACA crisis?
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) today released the following statement after the U.S. House of Representative passed H.Con.Res. 71, the Establishing the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2018 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2019 through 2027, in a 219-206 vote:
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) today gave a speech on the House floor during debate of H.R. 3004, Kate's Law, to voice his support of the legislation as well as H.R. 3003, the No Sanctuary for Criminals Act. Both pieces of legislation passed the House of Representatives this evening.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) this week joined U.S. Representative Ron DeSantis (R-Fla.) and 56 of his colleagues in sending a letter to Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg asking her to recuse herself from the "Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry" Executive Order case due to her demonstrated bias against President Donald Trump. The letter was sent following the Supreme Court decision to hear International Refugee Assistance Project v. Trump in October.
GREENSBORO, N.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) today announced a week-long event to show appreciation for law enforcement officers in North Carolina for the celebration of National Police Week. Established by a joint resolution of Congress in 1962, National Police Week pays special recognition to those law enforcement officers who have lost their lives in the line of duty for the safety and protection of others.