July 14, 2020 Press Release
U.S. Representative Mark Walker has announced the launch of the 2020 Congressional App Challenge (CAC) for North Carolina's Sixth District, an app competition for students in middle and high school.
July 9, 2020 Press Release
North Carolina's 6th District is honored to welcome Kenzie's winning artwork to the halls of the United States Capitol. This year's breathtaking entries showcased just how blessed we are to live in a community surrounded by such talented young individuals. We thank them all for making the 2020 Congressional Art Competition a true success.
July 6, 2020 Press Release
Carson Parry is our first child to ever receive our Community Hero of the Month Award because she embodies the perfect example of selfless service and sharing kindness with all. Heroes like Carson Parry remind our community to always love our neighbors, our friends and our family in the way God has commanded.
Federal agencies owe it to the American people to adopt parameters ensuring more transparency in the regulatory guidance process. Through this critical legislation, we can instill public trust and confidence in our institutions while achieving much needed permanent clarity at the same time.
June 25, 2020 Press Release
Instead of focusing on meaningful, bipartisan reforms for the benefit of both the American people and our law enforcement, Democrats are deadset on championing hyper-partisan politics at the expense of our nation's wellbeing. Nancy Pelosi, Chuck Schumer and Democrats in Congress aren't trying to find real solutions or heal, but rather further divide Congress and the country in the name of politics.
June 24, 2020 Press Release
Nonprofits and charitable organizations have long been leaders on the front lines of this pandemic, putting Americans first and aiding recovery efforts in our communities. By increasing incentives for charitable giving, we can embolden our citizens to give back to those who have repeatedly given to us in this time of need.
June 19, 1865 was a day when America made a commitment to uphold our promise that every man, woman and child are created equally and beautifully in the image of God. The recognition of Juneteenth as a Federal holiday provides us an opportunity to celebrate the great strides we have made as a country but also to work towards improving upon this foundation for future generations.
June 22, 2020 Press Release
Ace Speedway and the North Carolina racing industry provide our state with vital, essential sources of job opportunities and economic growth in a time when our national unemployment has ballooned to 13.3 percent. During this pandemic, we should not be picking winners and losers but instead providing these essential businesses the freedom to safely move forward and continue living their American Dream.
June 16, 2020 Press Release
North Carolina has already made it clear that Charles Aycock does not represent our values and does not belong as one of the two statues that represent the Old North State in the halls of Congress. While we await work to be completed on the statue for 'North Carolina's favorite son,' Rev. Billy Graham, there is no reason why Aycock's statue and legacy should remain at the center of our government. America should always get North Carolina's best.
June 11, 2020 Press Release
Instead of providing solutions for the million North Carolinians out of work and a hurting state economy, Governor Cooper, in targeting local Ace Speedway, has shut down yet another business reminding our state that his authoritative grip knows no bounds. Cooper's 'do as I say, not as I do' hypocrisy needs to end, allowing our state's businesses to fully reopen and get back to work.