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July 19, 2018 Press Release
The Lessening Impediments From Taxes (LIFT) for Charities Act eliminates a measure that requires charities, churches, and traditionally tax-exempt organizations to pay federal taxes on employee benefits.
The Lessening Impediments From Taxes (LIFT) for Charities Act eliminates a measure that requires charities, churches, and traditionally tax-exempt organizations to pay federal taxes on employee benefits.
July 18, 2018 Press Release
The House passes H.Res. 990, supporting the officers and personnel who carry out the important mission of the United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement in a 244-35 vote with 133 House Democrats voting "present."
The House passes H.Res. 990, supporting the officers and personnel who carry out the important mission of the United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement in a 244-35 vote with 133 House Democrats voting "present."
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July 16, 2018 Press Release
The Good Accounting Obligation in Government (GAO-IG) Act would stop wasteful spending in federal agencies and bring needed accountability using GAO and IG reports, potentially saving taxpayers at least $87 billion.
The Good Accounting Obligation in Government (GAO-IG) Act would stop wasteful spending in federal agencies and bring needed accountability using GAO and IG reports, potentially saving taxpayers at least $87 billion.
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July 5, 2018 Press Release
Watson works with adults who have developmental disabilities and prepares them to live as independently as possible. She considers her work to be her ministry and life’s calling, and was inspired to enter the field when she realized how many people “need love outside of their own homes.” While she is celebrating 40 years, she plans to continue working until she knows it’s time to retire.
June 22, 2018 Press Release
The House passed the Substance Use-Disorder Prevention that Promotes Opioid Recovery and Treatment (SUPPORT) for Patients and Communities Act, a bipartisan bill that will help in our overall efforts to combat the opioid crisis by advancing treatment and recovery initiatives, improving prevention, protecting our communities, and bolstering our efforts to fight deadly illicit synthetic drugs like fentanyl.
The House passed the Substance Use-Disorder Prevention that Promotes Opioid Recovery and Treatment (SUPPORT) for Patients and Communities Act, a bipartisan bill that will help in our overall efforts to combat the opioid crisis by advancing treatment and recovery initiatives, improving prevention, protecting our communities, and bolstering our efforts to fight deadly illicit synthetic drugs like fentanyl.
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June 21, 2018 Press Release
The House passes the farm bill to authorize federal agriculture, conservation, and nutrition programs under the Department of Agriculture until 2023, make critical reforms to encourage work for benefits, and provide access to job-training programs.
The House passes the farm bill to authorize federal agriculture, conservation, and nutrition programs under the Department of Agriculture until 2023, make critical reforms to encourage work for benefits, and provide access to job-training programs.
June 21, 2018 Press Release
The House fails to pass the Walker-cosponsored 'Securing America's Future Act' in a 193-231 vote.
The House fails to pass the Walker-cosponsored 'Securing America's Future Act' in a 193-231 vote.
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June 18, 2018 Press Release
In address to NCLBCF, Walker discusses his background, why he ran for Congress, the importance of establishing strong relationships before enacting policies, and his focus of not just making an argument, but making a difference.
In address to NCLBCF, Walker discusses his background, why he ran for Congress, the importance of establishing strong relationships before enacting policies, and his focus of not just making an argument, but making a difference.
June 13, 2018 Press Release
Walker and Adams welcome Tony Watlington, Jr. and Jameia Booker as the 3rd Class of HBCU Congressional Interns.
U.S. Representative Mark Walker (R-N.C.) and U.S. Representative Alma Adams (D-N.C.) welcomed their third class of Congressional Bipartisan Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Caucus interns to Washington, D.C. this week. The internship, launched in 2016, is aimed at increasing diversity and engagement on Capitol Hill through HBCUs.
June 11, 2018 Press Release
Hank Williams spends every day of his life making others feel loved and cared for. His selfless service to his neighbors – especially our nation's veterans – is truly inspiring. Real heroes know the impact that a simple act of recognition can have on a person's life, and Hank takes that power and multiplies it in ways that makes a difference in hundreds of lives. We are proud to have him represent our community.

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