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October 5, 2017 Press Release

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:

September 7, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) today presented a letter to Speaker Paul Ryan offering 19 policy solutions to gain conservative support for a package to raise the debt ceiling. The changes could be incorporated into the current deal before Congress or the package to raise the debt ceiling in December 2017 in order to gain conservative votes.

September 6, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) today released the following statement after voting in favor of the House-passed disaster relief funding for Hurricane Harvey recovery efforts:

September 5, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) today joined Harris Faulkner of Fox News to discuss a reported deal between Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) to combine Hurricane Harvey emergency aid funding with an increase in the debt limit and a continuing resolution spending bill.

August 16, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) today issued the following statement in response to the administration's announcement that they plan to continue issuing unconstitutional payments under the Obamacare cost-sharing reduction (CSR) program:

June 8, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) today voted to end taxpayer bailouts of financial institutions by supporting H.R. 10, the Financial CHOICE Act of 2017 – which passed the House of Representatives by a vote of 233 to 186.

May 3, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) today released the following statement in response to the passage of the fiscal year 2017 omnibus spending bill:

“Today, I voted against the $1.1 trillion-plus omnibus spending bill. Even with unified Republican government, Congress is failing to get our federal spending under control.

December 9, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Friday, an article in The News & Observer highlighted U.S. Representative Mark Walker's (NC-06) opposition to the Continuing Resolution – which passed the House on Thursday – and highlighted what it signals as he steps in to lead the Republican Study Committee (RSC).

December 8, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (NC-06) today released the following statement after voting against the Continuing Resolution:

July 14, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (NC-06) today introduced a bill that forces HHS to stop illegally giving money intended for American taxpayers to well-connected insurance companies.