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September 25, 2018 Press Release
"Our office stands ready to assist any and every person in Lee County in any way possible."
As I saw firsthand, while Sanford and Lee County faced heavy rain, flooding and storm damage during Hurricane Florence, they still led the charge in welcoming evacuees from across the state who needed a place to go. While we continue to assist them in serving others and getting the supplies they need, this federal declaration will help with the short and long term recovery of the community. Our office stands ready to assist any and every person in Lee County in any way possible.
September 14, 2018 Press Release
“The severity of damage and number of areas impacted is rapidly increasing and is forecast to worsen drastically in the coming days. Accordingly, we sincerely appreciate your timely consideration of this expedited Major Disaster Declaration request.”
“The severity of damage and number of areas impacted is rapidly increasing and is forecast to worsen drastically in the coming days. Accordingly, we sincerely appreciate your timely consideration of this expedited Major Disaster Declaration request.”
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September 10, 2018 Press Release
The President's action authorizes the Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), to coordinate all disaster relief efforts which have the purpose of alleviating the hardship and suffering caused by the emergency on the local population.
The President's action authorizes the Department of Homeland Security, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), to coordinate all disaster relief efforts which have the purpose of alleviating the hardship and suffering caused by the emergency on the local population.
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September 10, 2018 Press Release
“Hurricane Florence poses an imminent and dangerous threat to North Carolina, and its approach necessitates the state to once again activate the State Emergency Response Team and numerous other state resources.”
“Hurricane Florence poses an imminent and dangerous threat to North Carolina, and its approach necessitates the state to once again activate the State Emergency Response Team and numerous other state resources.”
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September 10, 2018 Press Release
"Since 1999, opioid-related deaths in North Carolina have increased by 800 percent, leaving nearly 2,000 opportunity-filled futures tragically ended. For the many, North Carolinians struggling with addiction, finding hope can be hard."
"Since 1999, opioid-related deaths in North Carolina have increased by 800 percent, leaving nearly 2,000 opportunity-filled futures tragically ended. For the many, North Carolinians struggling with addiction, finding hope can be hard."
September 4, 2018 Press Release
The Miscellaneous Tariff Bill (MTB) Act of 2018 represents $71 million in relief for North Carolina's manufacturers – an industry the employs more than 10% of the state's workforce.
Looking at the MTB petitions that make up the Miscellaneous Tariff Bill (MTB) Act of 2018, one thing is clear, North Carolina is a big winner. Of those 333 petitions, 19.75%, are manufacturers in North Carolina, more than any other state. That represents a savings of $71 million in 2018, also the most in the nation.
August 29, 2018 Press Release
"Whether it is Japanese companies laying roots in Lee County, or national brands making significant investments in east Greensboro, it’s clear that our economy is roaring back and creating new opportunities for our families. While we still have far to go, we are restoring the chance of the American Dream."
August 28, 2018 Press Release
Johnson was a captain with the Eden Police Department for 30 years. Although he is now retired, his service to the community has never faltered.

EDEN, N.C. –  U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) honored Walter "Skip" Johnson of Eden as the Sixth District Community Hero of the Month for September 2018.

August 24, 2018 Press Release
Walker joins CNN Host Poppy Harlow to discuss minority outreach efforts and how the GOP can reach new communities. 
Walker joins CNN Host Poppy Harlow to discuss minority outreach efforts and how the GOP can reach new communities. 
August 20, 2018 Press Release
"I come from an era where Democrats and Republicans worked together," Estell said. “If Mark Walker is trying to be a public servant for all of the residents of North Carolina, God bless him."
"I come from an era where Democrats and Republicans worked together," Estell said. “If Mark Walker is trying to be a public servant for all of the residents of North Carolina, God bless him."

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