A House hearing into appearances of political favoritism in a Department of Homeland Security-run investor-visa program led to tense exchanges between Democratic and Republican lawmakers Thursday, but also to some conciliatory notes.
GREENSBORO, N.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (NC-06) this week honored Greensboro’s Jodi Lorenzo-Shibley as the Sixth District Community Hero of the Month for March, 2017.
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.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) today voted to repeal and replace Obamacare by supporting H.R. 1628 , the American Health Care Act (AHCA) – which passed the House of Representatives by a vote of 217 to 213.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) today voted in favor of H.R.
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:
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) and U.S. Senator Mike Lee (R-Utah) led the effort in a letter sent to Heritage Foundation President Jim DeMint. The letter expresses gratitude to DeMint saying, "For the last two decades you have served faithfully as a leading advocate for America at its best.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) and U.S. Senator Tim Scott (R-S.C.) last week reached out to the Senate and House Appropriations Committees to ask for their support in maintaining the federal Pell Grant program, and to help establish year-round access to Pell Grants.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) today co-sponsored legislation that would eliminate the ability for members of Congress and staff to be exempt from the American Health Care Act (AHCA).
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) today released the following statement upon the Senate's 54-45 vote to confirm Neil Gorsuch to the United States Supreme Court:
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) today praised President Trump's Energy Independence Executive Order that reverses many of the most expensive and burdensome regulations on American jobs and energy production.
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With the U.S. House narrowly passing a bill to reauthorize No Child Left Behind last week, the Senate is expected to finish its debate on it this week.
The Export Import Bank is a taxpayer-backed lending institution chartered to support foreign purchases of domestic products, and it is set to expire at the end of the month.
Gibsonville, NC-- A new flag will soon fly outside the Gibsonville Police Department.
Last week, the department's flag was stolen, while flying at half-staff to honor fallen officers.
Itâ€™s not unusual for a politician to get tagged with a nickname, but itâ€™s pretty uncommon for two freshman Congresspersons to share the same moniker. Around the Nationâ€™s Capitol, Representatives Alma Adams and Mark Walker are known as â€œMALMA,â€ an affectionate amalgamation of their first names. The co-joined ID is inspired by a number of factors.
I made a promise from the start that I would listen to the needs and priorities of our district central to my decisions. I believe this is a key ingredient in providing the most effective representation.
With all due respect to my friend Susan Ladd, her caricature of the Rev.
WASHINGTON (BP) -- Members of Congress -- including several Southern Baptists -- prayed one after another for America April 29 in the U.S. Capitol.
Various photos of Rep. Walker in Washington, DC during his first six months in office.
Here's a quick review of Representative Mark Walker's first year in Congress. Let's continue to make a difference in 2016!