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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.

May 25, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Mark Walker (NC-06), spoke at a press conference with Senator Mike Lee, Representative Jeb Hensarling and Representative Dave Brat as he introduced H.R. 5319, the Article I Regulatory Budget Act.

April 8, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – On Wednesday, the U.S. Senate unanimously passed companion legislation to a bill introduced by U.S. Representative Mark Walker (NC-06) to combat government waste, fraud and abuse. The Department of Homeland Security Headquarters Consolidation Accountability Act of 2015 (H.R. 1640) had previously passed unanimously in the U.S. House in June 2015.

March 21, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (NC-06) announced today that his congressional office returned over $55,000 of its allocated budget for 2015 to the taxpayers, continuing Congressman Howard Coble’s legacy of conservative office budgeting.   

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The Wall Street Journal
Speaker Paul Ryan and Sen. Tim Scott
January 8, 2016

January 8, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (NC-06) released the following statement following President Obama’s veto of The Restoring Americans’ Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act, a bill that repealed the Affordable Care Act and defunded Planned Parenthood:

January 6, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (NC-06) today voted on a budget reconciliation package that repeals Obamacare and defunds Planned Parenthood. This vote comes after months of pressure from Rep. Walker for a repeal vote through the budget reconciliation process and marks the first time both chambers of Congress approve an Obamacare repeal measure.