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July 15, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC –U.S. Representative Mark Walker’s (NC-06) today voted against the House passage of H.R. 3038, the Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II, which extends federal highway programs through December 2015.

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July 14, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC –U.S. Representative Mark Walker (NC-06) delivers remarks on the House floor in response to the Administration’s announcement of the P5+1 nuclear agreement with Iran.

 

July 8, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representative Mark Walker (NC-06) championed to truly restore local control of education and give states the greatest flexibility by fighting for the Academic Partnerships Lead Us to Success (A-PLUS) amendment to be included in H.R. 5 the Student Success Act.

July 8, 2015 Press Release
Innovation starts locally – not in Washington. Yet, over the past few years, we have witnessed the unprecedented expansion of the federal government into our classrooms. Decades of regulations, mandates and rules have been piling up on our educators, but failing to improve our students’ education. Congress is set to reconsider, and potentially reauthorize, the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA).
July 1, 2015 Press Release

GREENSBORO, NC – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (NC-06) honored Greensboro’s Leah and Brandon Totel as North Carolina's Sixth Congressional District's Community Hero of the Month. Each month, Rep.

July 1, 2015 Press Release

GREENSBORO, NC – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (NC-06) and U.S. Representative Alma Adams (NC-12) toured the FedEx Ground hub in Kernersville, North Carolina yesterday. The joint visit included a tour of their recently expanded facilities and a meeting with FedEx employees.

June 26, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (NC-06) issued the following statement regarding the Supreme Court’s ruling in Obergefell v. Hodges.

“Today, the Supreme Court in Obergefell v. Hodges made a decision to overrule our democratic process and our foundational individual freedoms.

June 25, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Mark Walker (NC-06) issued the following statement regarding the Supreme Court’s King v. Burwell ruling to uphold the federal exchange subsidies.

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June 23, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, legislation introduced by U.S. Representative Mark Walker (NC-6) to combat government waste, fraud and abuse passed the House of Representatives unanimously by voice vote.  The DHS Headquarters Consolidation Accountability Act of 2015 (H.R. 1640) is the second bill Rep.

June 17, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Mark Walker (NC-06) has joined Committee on Oversight and Government Reform Chairman Jason Chaffetz in demanding for the immediate removal of Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Director Katherine Archuleta following a hearing investigating the catastrophic data breach at the agency.

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