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WASHINGTON, DC –U.S. Representative Mark Walker’s (NC-06) today voted against the House passage of H.R. 3038, the Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II, which extends federal highway programs through December 2015.
GREENSBORO, NC – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (NC-06) and U.S. Representative Alma Adams (NC-12) toured the FedEx Ground hub in Kernersville, North Carolina yesterday. The joint visit included a tour of their recently expanded facilities and a meeting with FedEx employees.
WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (NC-06) and U.S. Representative Mark Meadows (NC-11) released the following statement after the House passed S.178, the Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act, which includes Rep. Walker’s first bill, the Human Trafficking Detection Act of 2015 (H.R. 460). Rep. Meadows introduced similar legislation in the 113th session of Congress.
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, legislation introduced by U.S. Representative Mark Walker (NC-6) to combat human trafficking unanimously passed the House of Representatives. The Human Trafficking Detection Act of 2015 (H.R. 460) is the first bill introduced by Rep. Walker, and he is the first member of 114th freshman class to pass a bill in the House.
WASHINGTON, DC – Last week, U.S. Representative Mark Walker (NC-6) introduced his first bill, H.R. 460, the Human Trafficking Detection Act of 2015. This bipartisan legislation works to effectively train and inform Department of Homeland Security (DHS) personnel to better detect and intercept human traffickers and their victims. Rep. Walker is joined by Rep. Mark Meadows (NC-11), House Homeland Security Chairman Mike McCaul (TX-10) and seven additional Members of Congress in introducing this legislation.