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.
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YANCEYVILLE, N.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) honored Caswell County’s Rhonda Griffin as the Sixth District Community Hero of the Month for June, 2017.
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.
GREENSBORO, N.C. – U.S. Representative Ted Budd (R-N.C.), U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) and two other members of the North Carolina congressional delegation sent a letter urging the Chairman of the Internal Trade Commission (ITC) to consider the North Carolina manufacturing jobs at stake before making a ruling in a patent infringement dispute betwe
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (NC-06) last week introduced the Bettering Resources In Guarding from Human Trafficking (BRIGHT) Act. This legislation establishes minimum sentences for those convicted of Federal human trafficking crimes.
GREENSBORO, N.C. – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) today announced a Four-Stop Town Hall Listening Tour for May 30th across four counties in North Carolina’s Sixth Congressional District. These four town halls will follow two town halls that Walker hosted earlier this year in Guilford and Chatham Counties.
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.
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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!