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March 25, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (NC-06) issued the following statement following House passage of FY 2016 Budget Resolution. 

March 3, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (NC-06) issued the following statement on the U.S. House of Representatives passage of the Senate’s Department of Homeland Security (DHS) funding bill.  Rep. Walker voted against H.R. 240, the Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act as it failed to address President Obama’s unlawful executive amnesty plan. Earlier today, Rep.

February 26, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (NC-06) issued the following statement on the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) 3-2 ruling to reclassify broadband as a telecommunications service.

February 24, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (NC-06) and U.S. Representative Ron DeSantis (FL-06) have introduced the Academic Partnerships Lead Us to Success (A-PLUS) amendment to H.R. 5 the Student Success Act.

February 23, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Mark Walker, a member of the Committee on Homeland Security, will introduce the Countering Violent Extremism (CVE) Grants Act tomorrow.  The CVE Grants Act aims to better empower state and local authorities in combating violent extremism without requiring additional federal spending.

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February 10, 2015 Press Release

GRAHAM, NC – Yesterday, U.S. Representative Mark Walker (NC-6) traveled across Rockingham County meeting with constituents, elected officials, students, and local businesses. In the morning, Rep. Walker met with business leaders at the Eden Chamber of Commerce and joined Mayor Tuggle in congratulating the Morehead High School Wrestling team on a great season.

February 6, 2015 Press Release

GREENSBORO, NC –U.S. Representative Mark Walker (NC-06) and U.S. Representative Alma Adams (NC-12) toured the Volvo Group’s Greensboro campus which is the home of the North American headquarters for Volvo Trucks, Mack Trucks, and Volvo Financial Services.

January 27, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, legislation introduced by U.S. Representative Mark Walker (NC-6) to combat human trafficking unanimously passed the House of Representatives.  The Human Trafficking Detection Act of 2015 (H.R. 460) is the first bill introduced by Rep. Walker, and he is the first member of 114th freshman class to pass a bill in the House.

January 26, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Last week, U.S. Representative Mark Walker (NC-6) introduced his first bill, H.R. 460, the Human Trafficking Detection Act of 2015. This bipartisan legislation works to effectively train and inform Department of Homeland Security (DHS) personnel to better detect and intercept human traffickers and their victims. Rep. Walker is joined by Rep.

January 20, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (NC-06) released the following response to President Obama’s State of the Union address.

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