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December 17, 2018 Press Release
This is an impressive group of exceptional young men and women who will demonstrate strong values, scholarship and leadership as they represent our community and our state.
July 23, 2018 Press Release
North Carolina should be proud to have one of its own leading the Department of Veteran Affairs. Calling the nation’s most military friendly state home, Robert Wilkie is a veteran of the U.S. Navy, U.S. Air Force, and has served in posts at Ft. Bragg, the Pentagon, and on Capitol Hill.
June 29, 2018 Blog Post
The House passes the Blue Water Navy Vietnam Veterans Act of 2018 to extend benefits to Blue Water Navy Vietnam veterans.
May 16, 2018 Press Release
The House passes the VA Mission Act to improve the Department of Veterans Affairs healthcare system and to provide options for family caregivers.
April 29, 2018 Blog Post
The Veterans Resource Fair was a one-stop shop where veterans and their families can meet with representatives from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to discuss disability and compensation claims, determine eligibility for VA healthcare, provide information about VA burial assistance programs, and mental health services.
December 21, 2017 Press Release

GREENSBORO, N.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) today announced that he has nominated 13 North Carolina High School students for appointment to one of the United States' service academies —the U.S. Air Force Academy, the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, and the U.S. Naval Academy—for the Class of 2022.

November 10, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) introduced H.R. 4262, the Financial Independence for Disabled Veterans Act. This bill allows disabled veterans to contribute to their Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) account, using their disability compensation.

In 2015, Congress gave our servicemen and servicewomen a new way to save for retirement by allowing them to contribute money to a TSP.  The TSPs act similar to a 401k, deferring taxes and helping members of the military build a nest egg for the future.

August 28, 2017 Page

Please join the office of Congressman Mark Walker as we give an overview of each of the Service Academies and go through the application and nomination process at NC A&T Proctor Hall on Saturday, September 9th, from 10am-12pm. 
June 13, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) today voted to reform the Department of Veteran Affairs  (VA) to better serve our veterans, to hold those responsible for the misconduct accountable, and to protect whistleblowers with S.